Johnson wins St. Jude

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Updated: June 11, 2012

Johnson tuned up for the July 14-17 US Open by carding birdies on two of the last three holes for a one-shot victory in Memphis, Tennessee, while Rory McIlroy squandered a chance at winning with an errant tee shot on his final hole.

He claimed his sixth PGA Tour title, moved back to 10th in the world and became just the second player afterTiger Woods to win in each of his first five years out of college.

On the European Tour, England’s Lee Westwood claimed his first tournament victory in more than a year at the Nordea Masters on Saturday, finishing with a five-shot cushion over Ross Fisher to claim his third title at Bro Hof Slott.

The 39-year-old Westwood finished on a 19-under-par total of 269, with fellow Englishman Fisher closing with a 71 to finish on 274.

Sergio Garcia’s closing 67 was the best round of the day and moved the Spaniard up to a share of third place on 275 alongside Finn Mikko Ilonen and Sweden’s Peter Hanson.

It was Westwood’s first victory since the Ballantine’s Championship in May 2011 and came nearly four months after his runner-up place at the Dubai Desert Classic.