Brooks Koepka of the United States plays his shot from the 13th tee during the final round of the 2018 PGA Championship at Bellerive Country Club on August 12, 2018 in St Louis, Missouri. (Photo by Ross Kinnaird/Getty Images)

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Brooks Koepka Holds Off Tiger Woods to Win PGA Championship

Woods makes strong push with 64-shot final round to come close to winning 1st major since 2007.

It went down to the last hole of the final round on Sunday, but Brooks Koepka continued his storybook year by winning the 2018 PGA Championship. The 28-year-old also won the US Open in June.

But this time, he had a Tiger on his tail — finishing just two strikes behind.  Tiger Woods shot his lowest final round in a major ever with a 64 Sunday at Bellerive Country Club in St. Louis. For Woods, a 14-time major and 4-time PGA champion, it marked a moral victory for a golfing legend who last won a major 11 years ago.

The Wanamaker Trophy is Koepka’s third major, and comes with a purse of $1.98 million.

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