PGA Tour
Stricker wins John Deere Classic



Silvis, IL (Sports Network) - Steve Stricker fired a seven-under 64 in the final round Sunday to win the John Deere Classic by three shots.

Stricker collected five birdies and an eagle in a flawless final round and claimed his sixth PGA Tour win, and second of the season, at 20-under 264.

Brandt Snedeker (65), Zach Johnson (66) and Brett Quigley (67) tied for second place at 17-under 267.

The third and fourth rounds were both played Sunday -- a 36-hole marathon that was the result of a rain-out on Friday, which pushed the second round to Saturday.

At one point Sunday, when the final round had already begun and the third round was not yet completed, there was an eight-way tie atop the leaderboard.

"It was survival," said Johnson.

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07/12 19:26:44 ET