Max Homa wins the Wells Fargo Championship after a poor final round from Rory McIlroy, while Justin Rose settles for a third-place finish
- Rory McIlroy’s poor final round meant he couldn’t win on his 30th birthday
- Playing alongside him was Justin Rose, who could only settle for third place
- Instead it was Max Homa who won the Wells Fargo Championship by three
Rory McIlroy’s hopes of marking his 30th birthday with a statement victory fell flat at the Wells Fargo Championship on Sunday following a poor final round.
The Northern Irishman reached the landmark age on Saturday, and had left the Quail Hollow course in North Carolina in chipper mood after a third round 68 left him just three strokes off the pace.
No-one has won more tournaments over the last decade than Rory when trailing with a round to play, but he didn’t come close to adding to his total following a disappointing 73.
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