Justin Rose equals Nick Faldo’s record nine PGA Tour wins with Fort Worth Invitational joy – now he eyes No 10 at US Open

JUSTIN ROSE equalled Nick Faldo’s record nine PGA Tour wins by romping to victory at the Fort Worth Invitational.

And the Englishman reckons that success, over one of many hardest programs on the US circuit, has boosted his probabilities of turning into the primary English golfer to succeed in double figures at the US Open subsequent month.

 Justin Rose is hoping to land his tenth PGA Tour win at the US Open - after triumphing on the tricky Fort Worth Invitational course

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Justin Rose is hoping to land his tenth PGA Tour win at the US Open – after triumphing on the tough Fort Worth Invitational course

Rounds of sixty six, sixty four, sixty six and sixty four at Colonial, Texas, gave Rose a 3-shot win and lifted him to 3rd on the earth rankings.

And that exhibits his recreation is in good form forward of an much more daunting go to to Shinnecock Hills for the yr’s second Main.

Rose, 37, stated: “If I look at the troublesome programs I’ve gained at, this undoubtedly strengthens that group.

“I’m very glad my A-recreation turned up and that I are typically impressed by these nice venues.

 Six-time major winner Nick Faldo saw Justin Rose go level with his record for an Englishman of nine PGA Tour wins

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Six-time main winner Nick Faldo noticed Justin Rose go degree with his record for an Englishman of nine PGA Tour wins
 Justin Rose won by three shots after closing with a six-under-par 64

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Justin Rose gained by three photographs after closing with a six-beneath-par sixty four

“I noticed Ben Hogan’s identify on the trophy twice, in addition to that of Jack Nicklaus and lots of different nice gamers. I’m proud to be a part of that.

“We now have the core of the Main season arising thick and quick. To be hitting type at the fitting time is superb.”

Faldo was commentating for American TV and the six-time Main winner was impressed.

He stated: “You’ve got so many stats however the backside line is proximity to the opening.

“That’s the final aim for everybody and Justin had that dialled on this week.

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“We’re making an attempt to hit nice photographs as persistently as we will.

“Justin works onerous on the science of the sport to offer him a really feel he can belief and the numbers stack up.”

Rose skipped the European Tour’s huge occasion at Wentworth, gained by Italy’s Francesco Molinari.

 Justin Rose hails his victory in the Fort Worth Invitational on 20 under-par

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Justin Rose hails his victory within the Fort Worth Invitational on 20 underneath-par
 South African-born Justin Rose has risen to third in the world rankings

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South African-born Justin Rose has risen to 3rd on the earth rankings

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JUSTIN ROSE equalled Nick Faldo’s record nine PGA Tour wins by romping to victory at the Fort Worth Invitational.

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