Patrick Cantley was not one of the favorites to hoist the 2021 FedEx cup at the end of this season. But his consistency throughout the and hot finish propelled to be the season champion.
Jon Rahm challenged Cantley and cut the lead to one stroke win 3 holes to go. He had birdie looks at 16 and 17. Cantley bogeyed 17 after a birdie on 16 putting thread back to one. A birdie by Rohm then would tie the match.
However he couldn’t , and when Cantley got to 18 he birdied to match Jon Rahm”s and the the trophy was his.
Cantley’s win netted him a whopping $15 million for the win. Jon Rahm earned $5 million for his 2nd place. Kevin Na played a great round to finish third.