Collin Morikawa blew a five-shot lead on the last day to miss out on the world No. 1 ranking; Viktor Hovland finished on 18 under, one stroke ahead of Scottie Scheffler. Viktor Hovland shot back-to-back eagles on his route to a thrilling victory in the Hero World Challenge’s final round.
On a spectacular Sunday in the Bahamas, the Norwegian overcame a six-shot deficit, carding a six-under 66 to leap front of a congested leaderboard at Albany and finish the week on 18 under.
Hovland bogeyed his final two holes but finished a stroke ahead of Scottie Scheffler, who birdied six of his last eight holes to finish with a 66, while Sam Burns and Patrick Reed tied for third on 15 under.
WITB Viktor Hovland?
Driver: Ping G425 LST (9 degrees @ 8.4)
Shaft: Fujikura Speeder TR 661 TX
3-wood: TaylorMade SIM (15 degrees)
Shaft: Mitsubishi Tensei Blue AV Raw 85 TX
7-wood: Ping G425 Max
Shaft: Graphite Design Tour AD DI 8 X
Irons: Ping i210 (4-PW)
Shafts: KBS Tour V 120 X (4-PW)
Wedges: Ping Glide Forged Pro (50-SS, 56-SS), Titleist Vokey Design SM8 WedgeWorks (60)
Shafts: KBS Tour V 130 X
Putter: Ping PLD DS 72
Ball: Titleist Pro V1
Grips: Golf Pride MCC