Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland wins the RBC Canadian Open by seven shots.
Rory carded a final round -9 under par 61 to post a winning total of -22 under par, a seven shot winning margin at Hamilton Golf & Country Club in Canada;
“Obviously this is a huge tournament to win, I’m very proud of myself, but going forward for this season, to play the way I did in a final round like this, I’m going to take a lot from this and I’m excited for next week.”
“I said from the start I wanted to be aggressive. I played with so much freedom yesterday and I just wanted to keep that going today.”
“Tied for the lead going out and playing with that freedom, it gives me so much confidence.”
Tied in second place at -15 under were Shane Lowry, Ireland, -3 under 67 today, and Webb Simpson, USA, with a final round of -2 under 68.
Top Canadian player was Adam Hadwin, with a last round of even par 70, giving him 6th place on his own at -12 under par.