Tom Lewis earns PGA Tour card with Korn Ferry Tour Championship win

Tom Lewis secured his playing privileges on the PGA Tour for next season with victory in the Korn Ferry Tour Championship.

The occasion was the final of 3 championships in the Korn Ferry Tour Finals, where PGA Tour cards were available to the top 25 players that didn’t have their playing rights supported.
Lewis missed the first two events but made the trip to Indiana for his first appearance on the second-tier excursion, where he was given a five-shot success over nearest challenger Fabian Gomez by a final-round 65.
“I’m chuffed,” Lewis stated. “A win is a triumph. Hopefully, I can go on and make greater opportunities for myself on the aisle and outside here today.”
Lewis was only qualified to play following a tied-11th conclusion in The Open left him 196th’s equivalent together with all those involving 200th and 126th allowed to feature at the Korn Ferry Tour Finals.
The Englishman posted back 66s on Saturday and Sunday to shoot a two-shot lead into the final round, where he holed a birdie at the third and made a six-footer to save par in the first.
There go at the fifth has been cancelled using a bogey at the second, only for Lewis to A gain inches away by a eagle in the eighth to set up the first of 3 successive birdies.
Lewis extended his lead with birdies over his next two holes and finished a run of pars using a birdie at the par-five 15th , before completing his success with a level at the past.
Victory watched with Lewis lifts to world No 63 and finish second in the Finals 25 standings Englishman Ben Taylor along with Norway’s Viktor Hovland among the other players to get their advertising to the PGA Tour.

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