It wasn’t easy, but Jason Day got it done. The 26-year-old Australian won his first World Golf Championship of his career at the Accenture Match Play Championship, beating Frenchman Victor Dubuisson in an epic duel at Dove Mountain. It took 23 holes — that’s five playoff ones — to make it happen.
No matter what Day did, Dubuisson seemed to answer with one clutch shot after the other and he hit recoveries that would make Seve Ballesteros proud. Day had to work harder than he would have probably liked. (continue reading…)