August 2019

Rory McIlroy Wins Largest Cash Prize in Golf History

McIlroy won the Tour  Championship on Sunday, . clinching the FedEx Cup and  its $15 million cash prize. . The $15 million was the  largest payout in golf history. . McIlroy shot a 4-under 66 final round to  finish 4 shots ahead of Xander Schauffele.  . The win vaults McIlroy to No. 2 in the world behind Brooks Koepka. . McIlroy was paired with Koepka  in Sunday's final group, . and he took the lead with a three-shot swing on hole No. 7. . McIlroy joined Tiger Woods as the only two-time winners of the FedEx Cup since it started in 2007. . Thank you to all the fans from around the world for your incredible support throughout the season. It truly means so much to me. Now it’s time  to celebrate!  , Rory McIlroy, via Twitter.