Round 4: PGA Championship
August 12 2012
Rory McIlroy picked up his fourth victory on the PGA TOUR at the 94th PGA Championship on Sunday in Kiawah Island, S.C. With this victory, McIlroy:
• Collects 600 points and moves from eighth to No. 2 in the FedExCup standings. Tiger Woods continues to lead the standings. The top 125 players in the FedExCup points standings following next week’s Wyndham Championship will qualify for The Barclays, the first event in the FedExCup Playoffs.
• At the age of 23 years, 3 months and 8 days, wins for the fourth time on the PGA TOUR in his 50th start.
• Collects second win in 17th start in a major. It is his sixth top-10 finish in a major. Tiger Woods won his second in his 18th (12/pro and 6/amateur) start in a major.
• Records seventh top-10 finish and sixth top-five finish in 12 starts on TOUR this season. Claims his second win on TOUR this season (The Honda Classic).
This victory is McIlroy’s fourth in 50 career starts on the PGA TOUR. Here’s a list of his victories:
2010: Wells Fargo Championship
2011: U.S. Open
2012: The Honda Classic
2012: PGA Championship