|Tuesday Jan 11, 2022|
How mind boggling were the Sentry Tournament of Champion scores this week? Jon Rahm (33-under par) and Matt Jones (32) both eclipsed Ernie Els’ record of most stokes under par in a 72-hole tournament since 1950 (31, 2003 Sentry Tournament of Champions) — and still lost. Rahm even made a tour-record 32 birdies (44 percent of the holes played), shot a third-round 61 and still finished a stroke behind champion Cameron Smith, who finished at 34-under 258.
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