Billy Horschel has won his first Golfer of the Month award after winning the WGC- Dell Technologies Match Play at Austin Country Club. Starting the week in the round robin format, Horschel was grouped with the strong American contingent of Collin Morikawa, Max Homa and JT Poston.
Horschel came through a hole-by-hole play-off after winning two of his three matches, defeating the in-form Max Homa to reach the knock-out rounds. He then overcame Tommy Fleetwood, Kevin Streelman and Victor Perez to set up a final showdown with Scottie Scheffler before going on to win the final 2&1.
Not only Billy Horschel
Second in the voting was Antoine Rozner. The Frenchman won his second European Tour title courtesy of a 60-foot putt on the final green to win by a single stroke over Guido Migliozzi at the Commercial Bank Qatar Masters.
With his win, Rozner climbed into the top 64 on the Official World Golf Ranking, thus making his debut in the WGC- Dell Technologies Match Play where he went on to beat Bryson DeChambeau in the first round. Justin Harding and Daniel van Tonder rounded off the voting courtesy of their wins in Kenya where the Tour hosted back-to-back events at the iconic Karen Country Club.
Harding’s win was his first since 2018, his breakthrough season on Tour, with van Tonder picking up his first victory which, In turn, gave him his full Tour status. Erica Herman, Tiger Woods' girlfriend, was by his side and helped him recover.
Erica Herman and Tiger Woods Herman apparently dropped everything and rushed to see Tiger Woods after the serious injuries from the accident in February 2021. "Erica's been by his bedside, holding his hand and telling him everything’s going to be OK.
He’s a champ and he’s got this,” a source mentioned, per US Magazine. Meanwhile, good news about Tiger Woods: he is seeing his kids frequently. We are talking about Charlie Axel, 12, and Sam Alexis, 13. A sources close to the golfer tell "People" in this week's issue that his ex-wife, Elin Nordegren, has been "incredible" in letting the kids spend extra time with their dad.
"He sees the kids a lot," says the insider. "Maybe not every day, but almost every day. A lot of that is because of Elin, who is just amazing. She's been incredible since the crash. She has bent over backwards to make sure that he can see the kids while he recovers from his injuries."