WGC-HSBC Champions: Final Day in Numbers

11/3/2013 9:59:58 AM
Dustin Johnson celebrates with his brother and caddie Austin Johnson  (Getty Images)
Dustin Johnson celebrates with his brother and caddie Austin Johnson (Getty Images)

After Dustin Johnson prevailed at Sheshan International, europeantour.com took a statistical – and sometimes sideways – look at the key numbers from the final day at the WGC-HSBC Champions in Shanghai.

24 – Dustin Johnson’s winning aggregate total under par – a record low in the WGC-HSBC Champions

1 – Shot outside the all-time WGC low winning total of 25 under set by Tiger Woods at the 2002 Cadillac Championship

7 – His score under par in the last 11 holes

4 – Rounds in the 60s for Graeme McDowell en route to finishing third (69-69-64-66)

63 – The low round of the day set by Sergio Garcia and Richard Sterne

60 – Players to finish the tournament under par

6 – Members of the victorious 2012 European Ryder Cup team in the top ten (Ian Poulter, McDowell, Garcia, Justin Rose, Rory McIlroy, Martin Kaymer)

4 – Where Poulter moves to in The Race to Dubai thanks to his second place finish

38 – Where McIlroy moves to in The Race to Dubai from 62nd thanks to his tied sixth finish

10 – Where Garcia moves to, on the bubble for a portion of the $3.75m bonus pool come the season-finale in Dubai

5,001 – Miles from Shanghai to Antalya, the host city for the third part of the inaugural Final Series to be held next week – the Turkish Airlines Open