Justin Thomas carded a final round of 68 to total 8-under and win the Wanamaker Trophy by two shots over Patrick Reed (67), Francesco Molinari (67) and Louis Oosthuizen (70).
Watching his friend Jordan Spieth win major titles was beyond frustrating for Justin Thomas, who captured one of his own Sunday by winning the PGA Championship at Quail Hollow.
PGA Championship 2017: Hideki Matsuyama is on the cusp of history, a Major title would make him Japan's greatest
Hideki Matsuyama is a master of the understatement and a lesson in humility. On the golf course, he is a class act. You could add poise and momentum to that.
Anirban Lahiri’s woes with his putter continued as he slipped from T-43rd to T-68th at the end of the third day of the PGA Championships at Quail Hollow on Saturday.
PGA Championship 2017: Leader Kevin Kisner’s surgeon-like dissection of Quail Hollow reaps dividends
On a course long-hitting Brooks Koepka dubbed as a ‘Bomber’s Paradise’, on the eve of the 99th PGA Championship, it is Kevin Kisner, ranked 127th on driving distance, who is leading the field.
Lahiri played a bogey-free back nine crowned by a birdie at the last to overcome a loose first nine and post a two-over 73, qualifying for weekend play at Quail Hollow.
PGA Championship 2017: Anirban Lahiri keeps Asian Tour flag flying; Hideki Matsuyama, Kevin Kisner share lead
With a closing birdie for the second straight day, Anirban Lahiri finished the first two days with 72 and 73 and safely made the weekend action of the PGA Championship.
PGA Championship 2017 Diary: Michael Phelps comes to support Jordan Spieth; Brooks Koepka ‘beans’ a marshal
Koepka drilled a shot into the official, who was stunned by that hit. Luckily for the marshal and Koepka, the official got up and said he was fine.
PGA Championship 2017, Diary: Anirban Lahiri takes time out for fans, Jimmy Walker gifts a telescope
Anirban Lahiri is well known among the golf fans. Followed by a lot of Indian fans based in the US, Lahiri gets frequent requests for photographs, selfies and autographs
Lahiri will try to better his own record for the best finish ever by an Indian at a Major, as he seeks to improve on his tied-fifth place at the 2015 PGA Championship.