Bubba Watson made another stop at Riviera Country Club and for the third time if five years, he came away with the trophy (2018, 2016, 2014). He finished at 12 under and 2 strokes ahead of Tony Finua and Kevin Na. In between the second and third rounds, Watson also competed Friday night at the NBA’s Allstar/Celebrity Game where he scored 2 points, had 3 rebounds and 1 assist. He also had a shot swatted away by Tracy McGrady (retired 7 time NBA all-star).
In her first career start as a memb of the LPGA Tour, Jin Young Ko made it memorable by winning the ISPS Handa Women’s Australian Open. She posted -14 to win by 3 over Hyejin Choi.
On the European Tour, Joost Luiten and Chris Wood battled down the stretch with Luiten coming out on top beating Wood by 2 strokes to win the NBO Oman Open.