2007 WGC-Bridgestone Invitational

2007 WGC-Bridgestone Invitational

2007 WGC-Bridgestone Invitational
Tournament information
Dates August 2–5, 2007
Location Akron, Ohio, U.S.
Course(s) Firestone Country Club
Tour(s) PGA Tour
European Tour
Statistics
Par 70
Length 7,400
Field 83 players
Cut None
Prize fund $8,000,000
Winner's share $1,350,000
Champion
Tiger Woods
272 (–8)
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The 2007 WGC-Bridgestone Invitational was a golf tournament that was contested from August 2–5, 2007 over the South Course at Firestone Country Club in Akron, Ohio. It was the ninth WGC-Bridgestone Invitational tournament, and the third of three World Golf Championships events held in 2007.

World number 1 Tiger Woods won the tournament for a second hat-trick at the Invitational in his career, and claimed his fourteenth World Golf Championships title, which was his sixth Invitational title. He won over Justin Rose and Rory Sabbatini by eight strokes, with Woods shooting an 8-under par 272.

Contents

  • Round summaries 1
    • First round 1.1
    • Second round 1.2
    • Third round 1.3
  • Final leaderboard 2
  • External links 3

Round summaries

First round

# Player Country Score To par
T1 Paul Casey  England 67 –3
Hunter Mahan  United States
Rory Sabbatini  South Africa
T4 Stuart Appleby  Australia 68 –2
Mark Calcavecchia  United States
Arron Oberholser  United States
Boo Weekley  United States
Lee Westwood  England
Tiger Woods  United States
T10 Chris DiMarco  United States 69 –1
Paul Goydos  United States
Kenny Perry  United States
Justin Rose  England

Second round

# Player Country Score To par
1 Rory Sabbatini  South Africa 67-67=134 –6
2 Zach Johnson  United States 71-65=136 –4
T3 Kenny Perry  United States 69-69=138 –2
Scott Verplank  United States 70-68=138
Tiger Woods  United States 68-70=138
T6 Chris DiMarco  United States 69-70=139 –1
Davis Love III  United States 74-65=139
Lee Westwood  England 68-71=139
T9 Mark Calcavecchia  United States 68-72=140 E
Paul Casey  England 67-73=140
Justin Leonard  United States 73-67=140
Peter Lonard  Australia 70-70=140
Hunter Mahan  United States 67-73=140
John Senden  Australia 71-69=140

Third round

# Player Country Score To par
1 Rory Sabbatini  South Africa 67-67-72=206 –4
2 Tiger Woods  United States 68-70-69=207 –3
3 Kenny Perry  United States 69-69-71=209 –1
T4 Stuart Appleby  Australia 68-74-69=211 +1
Aaron Baddeley  Australia 70-74-67=211
Chris DiMarco  United States 69-70-72=211
Justin Leonard  United States 73-67-71=211
Hunter Mahan  United States 67-73-71=211
Andrés Romero  Argentina 71-71-69=211
Scott Verplank  United States 70-68-73=211

Final leaderboard

# Player Country Score To par Winnings ($)
1 Tiger Woods  United States 68-70-69-65=272 –8 1,350,000
T2 Justin Rose  England 69-72-71-68=280 E 635,000
Rory Sabbatini  South Africa 67-67-72-74=280
T4 Chris DiMarco  United States 69-70-72-70=281 +1 310,000
Peter Lonard  Australia 70-70-73-68=281
T6 Tim Clark  South Africa 71-70-72-69=282 +2 202,000
Davis Love III  United States 74-65-74-69=282
Andrés Romero  Argentina 71-71-69-71=282
T9 Justin Leonard  United States 73-67-71-72=283 +3 147,500
Scott Verplank  United States 70-68-73-72=283

External links

  • Full results