Found August 12, 2012 on Sports-Glory:

Rory Mcllroy wins the PGA Championship.

Mcllroy had a commanding lead for most of the day with a 6-under 66 at Kiawah Island Resort. He finished the tournament with a overall score of 13-under.

David Lynn finished second at 5-under, seven shots behind Mcllroy.

McIIroy, the 2011 U.S. Open champion has won his second major championship at the age of 23. He joins Tiger Woods (23, 7 months) and Jack Nickalaus (23, 2 months) for players with two major championship wins at the age of 23.

Tiger Woods finished tied for tenth with an overall score of 2-under.


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2012 - Rory McIlroy 2011 - Keegan Bradley 2010 - Martin Kaymer 2009 - Y.E. Yang 2008 - Padraig Harrington 2007 - Tiger Woods 2006 - Tiger Woods 2005 - Phil Mickelson 2004 - Vijay Singh 2003 - Shaun Micheel 2002 - Rich Beem 2001 - David Toms 2000 - Tiger Woods 1999 - Tiger Woods 1998 - Vijay Singh 1997 - Davis Love III 1996 - Mark Brooks 1995 - Steve Elkington 1994...
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