Day hangs on to win World Cup of Golf

Updated: November 24, 2013

Melbourne, Australia ( – Jason Day carded a 1-under 70 on
Sunday to hang on for a 2-stroke victory at the World Cup of Golf.

Day, who earned his first win since the 2010 Byron Nelson Championship,
finished the tournament at 10-under-par 274.

Thomas Bjorn bogeyed two of his last three holes at Royal Melbourne Golf Club
to close out a 71 and finish alone in second place at 8-under 276, while Adam
Scott matched the low round of the day with a 5-under 66 to claim third at
minus-7 and Matt Kuchar (71) took fourth at 6-under.

Ryo Ishikawa (69) and Kiradech Aphibarnrat (70) shared fifth at 3-under 281.

With Day and Scott claiming two of the top three spots, Australia handily won
the team competition by 10 strokes with a combined score of 17-under-par 551
over the United States team of Kuchar and Kevin Streelman.