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Tony Finau Finishes Farmers Insurance Open Tied For Second

Jan 31, 2021, 5:33 PM
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Tony Finau watches his drive on the seventh hole tee box during the third round of the Farmers Insurance Open at Torrey Pines South on January 30, 2021 in San Diego, California. (Photo by Ben Jared/PGA TOUR via Getty Images)
(Photo by Ben Jared/PGA TOUR via Getty Images)

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – Tony Finau finished the Farmers Insurance Open at Torrey Pines tied for second, five shots behind the champion Patrick Reed.

It was a solid final round at the Farmers Insurance Open for Tony Finau who finished three under with a 69 on Sunday and was -9 for the tournament.

Finau shot three under in the first round, followed by -5 in the second round and two over in the third round.

On Sunday, Finau started the final round with two straight pars on Nos. 1 and 2. Then he made a birdie on the third hole before getting a bogey on No. 4. After a par on No. 5, Finau shot two straight birdies on the sixth and seventh holes. He wrapped up the front nine with a par on No. 8 and birdie on No. 9 to finish the front at -3.

The back nine started with a bogey on No. 10 but rebounded with a birdie on the 11th hole. Finau then made par on No. 12, birdie on the 13th hole and bogey on No. 14. After two straight pars, Finau made birdie on No. 17 and bogey on the final hole to go even on the back nine.

Finau had 7 birdies, 7 pars and 4 bogeys in the final round. For the tournament, Finau recorded one eagle, 17 birdies, 44 pars and 10 bogeys.

Here is the final leaderboard from the Farmers Insurance Open.

1. Patrick Reed (-14)

T-2. Tony Finau (-9)

T-2. Henrik Norlander (-9)

T-2. Ryan Palmer (-9)

T-2. Xander Schauffele (-9)

T-2. Viktor Hovland (-9)

T-7. Will Zalatoris (-8)

T-7. Lanto Griffin (-8)

T-7. Jon Rahm (-8)

T-10. Luke List (-7)

T-10. Francisco Molinari (-7)

T-10. Rory Sabbatini (-7)

T-10. Peter Malnati (-7)

T-10. Sam Ryder (-7)

T-10. Adam Scott (-7)

The next PGA Tournament will be the Waste Management Phoenix Open at TPC Scottsdale in Arizona. It will begin on February 4 and run through the 7th.

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