DECRYPTION – First French winner of a Rolex Series tournament, the Tarbais is eyeing the Ryder Cup, the Majors and the PGA Tour.
Some victories are worth more than others. Obviously today Victor Perez (30), winner last weekend of the HSBC Championship on the course at Yas Links Golf Club in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. This prestigious success acquired on the total score of – 18, with a small lead over the Swede Sebastian Söderberg (- 17) and two over the Irishman Padraig Harrington (- 16) and the Australian Min Woo Lee (- 16), was played with nothing, as often in golf. On the last of the tournament’s 72 holes, his opponents’ balls missed their target by a few centimeters. Victor Perez, he had done the job at hole 17, with an anthology shot from a bunker at the foot of the green, sending his ball to the bottom of the cup, sand-wedge in hand. He can be proud of this today, given the gratifying prospects available to him at the start of the 2023 season.
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” It’s incrediblehe admitted hot on Sunday, overtaken by emotion and tears in front of the microphones