Rory McIlroy trailed Scottie Scheffler by six shots before today's final round. After his tremendous day and Scheffler's breakdown, Rory won.
McIlroy's 66 at Atlanta's East Lake Golf Club placed him at 21-under for the tournament. He had six birdies and two bogeys, while Scheffler's first nine was awful.
Rory's third FedEx Tour Championship triumph. Six FedEx Cup playoff wins since 2012. First golfer to win three FedEx Cup playoffs.
Many golf fans and organisations have congratulated Rory. Many praise him as a PGA Tour face:
McIlroy finished in the top 10 for all four majors for the first time in his career. He finished second behind Scottie Scheffler in the 2022 Masters.
McIlroy finished seventh at the PGA Championship and fifth at the U.S. Open.
Will Rory win a major in 2019?