Bubba Watson earns 3rd win at Riviera, 10th PGA Tour title

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Bubba Watson earns 3rd win at Riviera, 10th PGA Tour title

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Bubba Watson earns 3rd win at Riviera, 10th PGA Tour title

Bubba Watson fired a 2-under 69 on Sunday to close out a two-shot victory at 12 under. This is his 10th PGA Tour victory and his third at Riviera.

We tracked how he got it done.

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UPDATE NO. 12: (6:35 p.m. ET): Bubba birdied 17 and closes out a two-shot win at Riviera. He finishes the week at 12 under. This is his third victory at Riv and 10th overall on the PGA Tour.

UPDATE NO. 11: (6:05 p.m. ET): Bubba Watson is 11 under on the par-5 17th and up one. So he’s in poll position here. a birdie at 17 could possibly seal it.

UPDATE NO. 10: (5:18 p.m. ET): Bubba Watson had the outright lead at 10 under after some others made mistakes, and he holes a greenside bunker shot for birdie at 14! He now leads by two at 11 under! Wow!

UPDATE NO. 9: (4:31 p.m. ET): Kevin Na had the solo lead at 11 under after a two-putt birdie at the 11th, but Patrick Cantlay matched that feat to also reach 11 under. We’re tied again!

UPDATE NO. 8: (3:52 p.m. ET): Philip. Alfred. Mickelson.

ONE. BACK. Lefty chips in for birdie at

UPDATE NO. 7: (3:48 p.m. ET): Cantlay pars the ninth and Bubba bogeys. That means Cantlay brings a one-shot lead to the back nine.

UPDATE NO. 6: (3:30 p.m. ET): Watson and Cantlay are tied for the lead at 10 under with 10 holes to play. Pbil Mickelson is just two back after a birdie at 10!

UPDATE NO. 5: (2:25 p.m. ET): Watson is the solo leader again at 10 under. But there is a logjam right behind him. Here’s how the top of the leaderboard looks:

UPDATE NO. 4: (2:05 p.m. ET): Bubba bogeys No. 3 to fall to 10 under. He’s tied for the lead with Patrick Cantlay.

UPDATE NO. 3: (1:25 p.m. ET): Bubba makes a simple opening birdie at the easy par 5 to move to 11 under. His lead is still one, as Cantlay birdies as well.

UPDATE NO. 2: (1:15 p.m. ET): The final group is off! But it’s a guy ahead making some noise.

Ryan Moore begins his final round eagle-birdie to move to 9 under and within one of the lead.

UPDATE NO. 1: (9:30 a.m. ET): The lead group of Watson, Cantlay and Cameron Smith will tee off at 1:10 p.m. Eastern. For complete tee times, click here.



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