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Woods shoots 70 in final round to win Bridgestone Invitational

Tiger ends long drought for 79th PGA Tour win

Tiger Woods holds the trophy after winning the Bridgestone Invitational on Sunday at Firestone Country Club in Akron, Ohio.

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AKRON, Ohio — They say par is a good score in a major.

If that's true next week at the PGA Championship, then Tiger Woods has already done his share of preparation.

Woods played safe and smart with a big lead, parring 16 holes in an even-par 70 Sunday to coast to a seven-shot victory at the Bridgestone Invitational for his eighth win at the event — matching the PGA Tour record he already shared for victories in a single tournament.

"As blustery as it was, it was going to be really hard for someone to shoot 62 or 63," Woods ...


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