13 Aug 2012

Sport: Singh fades as Rory MacIlroy wins PGA Championship

10:56 am on 13 August 2012

Fiji's Vijay Singh has finished well down the field after a bogey-filled closing round at the US PGA Championship in South Carolina, the year's final golf major.

The 49 year old Singh, who was joint-leader at the halfway stage of the tournament, but closed with a five over par 77 to finish three over for the tournament, in a share of 36th place.

Northern Ireland's Rory MacIlroy was the run-away winner by eight shots, after a closing round six under par 66.

England's David Lynn finished alone in second at five under par, while Tiger Woods finished in a share of 11th.