Tom Lewis earns PGA Tour card with Korn Ferry Tour Championship win

Tom Lewis secured his playing Rights with victory at the Korn Ferry Tour Championship on the PGA Tour for the next season.

The occasion was the last of three championships from the Korn Ferry Tour Finals, in which PGA Tour cards have been available to the leading 25 players who did not already have their playing rights supported.
The first two events were missed by lewis but made the visit to Indiana for his first appearance on the second-tier excursion, where a final-round 65 gave him a five-shot victory over challenger Fabian Gomez.
„I am chuffed,“ Lewis explained. „A win is a win. Hopefully, I can go on and make more opportunities for myself to the European Tour and outside here now.“
Lewis was only qualified to play following a tied-11th conclusion at The Open left him that the equivalent of 196th together with all those between 126th and 200th allowed to feature from the Korn Ferry Tour Finals.
The Englishman posted 66s on Sunday and Saturday to shoot a two-shot lead into the final round, where he left a six-footer to save par and holed a birdie.
A gain in the fifth has been cancelled out for Lewis, only with a bogey at the next to move inches apart by a hole-out eagle at the eighth to set up the first of 3 successive birdies.
Lewis extended his lead with birdies over his next two holes and ended a run of pars , before completing his victory with a tap-in level at the past.
Victory saw Lewis lifts him to world No 63 and finish second at the 25 standings, with the Viktor Hovland one of the prominent players to receive their marketing of Norway along with Englishman Ben Taylor.

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