Photo: USA Today Sports Image Bubba Watson’s Victory at Riviera
It was an emotional victory for Bubba Watson this past weekend as he won for his third time at Riviera. Watson Finished the day at 2 under for a 69 beating out Kevin Na and Tony Finau by 2 strokes. This ended Watsons 2 year drought of winning and has moved him up to no. 4 overall in the world.
A couple other notable things to mention;
1. Watson joins the club of Ben Hogan and Lloyd Mangrum as three-time winners at Riviera.
2. This is Watsons 10th career PGA Tour Victory
3. Watson also had an appearance in the NBA Celebrity All Star Game this weekend
4. Phil Mickelson continues to perform well as he lands in the top 10 the past 3 weeks. This is the first time he has done this since 2009!
5. Tiger Woods missed the cut at Riviera but is looking forward to the Honda Classic.