Zurich Basic: Billy Horschel, Scott Piercy win after early charge

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Billy Horschel (Getty Photographs)

Billy Horschel and Scott Piercy obtained again within the winner’s circle Sunday, capturing 5-underneath sixty seven to win the Zurich Basic of New Orleans by one shot at 22 beneath.

Using a workforce format for the second straight yr, the Zurich Basic featured two rounds of greatest ball and two rounds of alternate shot from every pairing. Everybody performed alternate shot Sunday.

After capturing sixty one on Saturday, Horschel and Piercy picked up the place they left off in Spherical four, birdieing 5 of their first eleven holes. The duo completed the spherical with seven straight pars, sufficient to defeat Jason Dufner and Pat Perez by one shot.

South African duo Louis Oosthuizen and Charl Schwartzel completed third at 20 underneath. They shot a last-spherical sixty eight.

Englishmen Chris Paisley and Tommy Fleetwood shot up the leaderboard late Sunday after holing out for eagle on the par-5 18th to complete tied for fourth at 19 underneath.

Chesson Hadley and Brice Garnett have been additionally at 19 underneath after climbing again into rivalry Saturday with a sixty one.

Elite Ryder Cup pairing Henrik Stenson and Justin Rose completed tied for nineteenth at 14 underneath. The duo shot 14 underneath in greatest ball however simply par in alternate shot.