August 16, 2018 / 4:23 PM / a month ago

Golf-Snedeker first player to shoot 59 on PGA Tour this year

GREENSBORO, North Carolina, Aug 16 (Reuters) - American Brandt Snedeker became the first player to break 60 on the PGA Tour this year when he carded 11-under-par 59 in the opening round at the Wyndham Championship on Thursday.

After missing a short birdie at his penultimate hole, the par-four eighth, Snedeker rolled in a 20-foot birdie at the ninth at Sedgefield Country Club.

Reporting by Andrew Both Editing by Alison Williams

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