7 Jun 2010

Rose wins in Ohio

11:34 am on 7 June 2010

The South African-born English golfer Justin Rose has posted his first American PGA Tour win with a commanding three-stroke victory at the Memorial tournament.

Rose started the day four strokes behind overnight leader Rickie Fowler but stormed to victory with a flawless six-under-par 66 in a tricky breeze at Ohio's Muirfield Village.

Tiger Woods carded a 72 to finish 19th equal on six-under.