U.S. Ryder Cup captain closes with bogey-free 67 for 1-stroke victory at Chubb Classic at Tiburon Golf Club in Naples, Fla.
6: Number of career victories on the Champions Tour for American Steve Stricker, who won the Chubb Classic on Sunday in Naples, Fla. Stricker closed with a bogey-free 5-under 67 at Tiburon Golf Club for a 16-under 200 total and one-stroke victory over Sweden’s Robert Karlsson (69) and Germany’s Alex Cejka (68). Americans Tim Petrovic (65) and Kevin Sutherland (66) tied for fourth at 14-under 202. Stricker, 54, who will captain the U.S. Ryder Cup team this fall at Whistling Straits in his native Wisconsin, won 12 times on the PGA Tour. He earned $240,000 from the $1.6 million purse (scores).
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