Stenson might be the best golfer to never win a Major Championship. In fact, no Swede has ever won one of the four most coveted titles in men’s golf. Last year Stenson dominated the PGA’s post season, winning the Tour Championship, the 2013 FedEx Cup, the DP World Tour Championship, and the European Tour’s Race to Dubai. A green jacket would be a big deal for not only his career, but his country’s rising profile in the game.
This year Stenson seems to lack the firepower he was able to harness at the end of last season. He has only one top five finish in six starts on the European Tour and one top five in the few starts he has on the PGA tour. Still, he ran away with the FedEx Cup and the Race to Dubai, proving that he knows how to close with the best players in the world on the course. The “Iceman” cometh.
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