Quail Hollow’s notorious difficult finish, AKA The Green Mile, has affected the outcome of many golf tournaments through the years and certainly wreaked havoc with eventual winner Rory McIlroy on Sunday. But more often, the harrowing three-hole stretch just hits tour pros in the wallet. Hard.
And this year, Bubba Watson was its biggest victim. The two-time Masters champ had a brutal final two holes during the final round to tumble down off the the leader board and cost himself about $200,000 in the process.
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