Brandon Matthews Wins Astara Golf Championship With Birdie-Birdie-Eagle Finish
- Category: Inside Golf
- Published: 2022-02-14
BOGOTA, Colombia — As four players held a share of the lead on the final hole of regulation, Brandon Matthews’ eagle-three at the par-5 18th of Country Club de Bogota’s Lagos course capped a birdie-birdie-eagle finish and a one-stroke victory at the Astara Golf Championship presented by Mastercard.
Matthews’ first Korn Ferry Tour victory came in his 50th Tour start. The 2020-21 PGA TOUR Latinoamérica Order of Merit winner, Matthews began the final round in T3 position and reached 19-under par for the week, one stroke ahead of runner-up finishers Ryan McCormick and Ben Griffin, with a 5-under 66 [final round].
PGATOUR.com’s Preston Edwards writes.