The four-tournament FedEx Cup playoffs begin with the top-125 finishers qualifying for this week's Northern Trust event in NY.
Stenson's birdie on 17 briefly had a 2-shot lead but Schniederjans, playing one group ahead, almost holed his second shot on the par-4 18th and tapped in for birdie, leaving Stenson ahead by one. There were no holes-in-one during the tournament's first three days.
Jones could have made the top-125 with a strong showing but fell to 152nd and will have to contest the secondary Web.com finals, where he can win his way back to the main tour. For instance, he played just one event in each of February, March and April. Showing why he is the highest-ranked player in the tournament, Sweden's Stenson finished the way he started his round, with string of four birdies over six holes. However, when the chips were down, Stenson dug deep. Ten holes later, he posted an eagle on No. 15.
"When I stuffed it (on No. 18), I thought that's probably going to be a playoff", Schniederjans said.
"I have had a fantastic career, better than I could ever have dreamt of". He has climbed to sixth place on the Official World Golf Ranking. And it paid off in spades for the Swede. Former Wyndham victor Webb Simpson was at 63 along with Cameron Smith, Vaughn Taylor, Tim Wilkinson, Harold Varner III, Brian Campbell and Sam Saunders.
Stenson said he left his driver in his locker all week - "he's a little anxious to get out there and start getting some air time next week", he quipped of the club - and certainly didn't need it on the par-70 Sedgefield course. "And for more guys on tour, it's not every week that you have a chance to win". Afterward, he revealed the emotions that drove him to take the lead in the golf tournament - an accomplishment in and of itself for the veteran. Fine players one and all, but hardly likely to set the pulses racing.
He saved par on the final hole after hitting into the fairway rough.
And it got better when Siem battled his way through to the final to take on Otaegui, a rapidly-improving young Spanish golfer. It should have surprised nobody that Otaegui reached the final as he arrived at the Beckenbauer Course having recorded four successive top-20 finishes. Sandwiched in between was a bogey on the par-four fourth.
He recorded another birdie on the seventh hole, a Par 3, and went into the back nine at six-under.
"I didn't realise how much I wanted it until I turned up this week and felt how I felt on the first tee", said Ogilvy. "I didn't start very well at the beginning".
Stenson trusted his shot-making ability and touch around the greens.
"I hit a lot of good shots out there", Stenson told Sky Sports. 3-5, then added another on No. 7 and three more on the back nine. I just wanted to keep fighting until the end.
Armour was in a four-way tie for first place with his birdie on No. 16. It was 160 into the wind. Johnson Wagner was 14 under after a 65. I'm really upset, it's really disappointing. "I showed that today".
ENDICOTT, N.Y. - Scott McCarron had two eagles in an 11-under 61 on Saturday to join Kevin Sutherland atop the Dick's Sporting Goods Open leaderboard. We had been working on it as things did not work out last few weeks.
"It's been a while since I won", he said, "so I think I'm ready". "That was my motivation".
Simpson hasn't won on the tour since 2013. He played in the pairing in front of Stenson.
Heavyweight cranes and gas cutters were used to lift displaced and overturned coaches and cut through their tangled remains. Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu ordered an inquiry into the train derailment to ascertain the cause of the incident.
Corey Booker , D- New Jersey, announced he plans to introduce legislation to remove Confederate statues from the U.S. The demonstrators had gathered in the college town to protest the removal of a statue of Lee from a public park.
NDRF DG Sanjay Kumar says about 60-70 injured people have been rescued so far and 20 dead bodies have been recovered. Muzaffarnagar: 10 bins of Kalinga Utkal Express near Khatauli of Muzaffarnagar have come off the track.
World Rugby CEO Brett Gosper, cricket star Brendon McCullum and WBO heavyweight champion Joseph Parker also paid their respects. He never backed down from any challenge or fight, and that's why he was not only a great player, but a great New Zealander.
It's unusual in the National Football League for a team to carry three quarterbacks unless of course, you're the New York Jets . Things are going really well for the Jets, presuming the plan is to go 0-16 this season and secure the No. 1 pick.
Following his acting career, Landham got into politics as a Republican and ran for Governer of Kentucky as long as State Senator. In 2004, Landham also ran for a state Senate seat in Kentucky and in 2008 was nominated by the Libertarian party for the U.S.
Both FC Barcelona and Real Madrid observed minutes of silence before the start of their respective training sessions today. The special jerseys will also include the hashtag #TotsSomBarcelona ( Catalan for "We are all Barcelona ") on the chest.
Authorities say two Pennsylvania state troopers were shot and the suspect was killed outside a grocery store south of Pittsburgh. A struggle ensued as troopers tried to arrest him, and Belsar pulled out a gun and fired one shot, striking both troopers.
Strictly Come Dancing's Sir Bruce Forsyth dies aged 89
He had a remarkable chemistry with his audience - that's what made him such an incredible professional and why he was so loved. He also said he was "honoured" to have known and worked with Sir Bruce and "to have had my life touched by such greatness".
Suspects in hair stylist stabbing brought back to Chicago
Microbiologist Lathem, who has since been sacked by Northwestern University, plans to plead not guilty, according to his lawyer. Toller said Lathem then yelled at Warren, who was standing in a nearby doorway, and asked him for help.
Young Girls Found Dead in Maryland Home
Williams has been charged with three counts of first-degree murder and three counts of second-degree murder, Mail Online reports . The scene was heartbreaking to police; counseling services are being offered to those who responded to the home.
Dead in Plane Crash Near Oregon Eclipse Viewing Site
The Oregonian/Oregonlive reports that the Federal Aviation Administration and National Transportation Safety Board are exploring. The pilot of a small passenger plane that crashed near Madras on Saturday was the only fatality, investigators said Sunday.
Sensex plunges over 400 points; Nifty below 9800
Among other Asian markets, Hong Kong's Hang Seng index was up 0.09 per cent while Japan's Nikkei shed 0.13 per cent. On similar lines, the National Stock Exchange index Nifty dropped by 73.95 points or 0.74 per cent to 9,830.20.
Umpires in Detroit take stand against verbal abuse
There's often arguments between team players and umpires, managers and umpires, and coaches and umpires, that's part of the game. Ausmus added that he felt it was ironic that the umpires were wearing white armbands when players aren't allowed to wear those.
How to Make Your Own Eclipse
Why is it called the "Great American Eclipse?" There is a 70-mile stretch from SC through OR that will have the best views. For those outside of the zone of totality, NASA has warned people not to look directly into the partial eclipse .
RBI to issue new Rs. 50 currency notes
Unlike the higher denomination notes, the smaller denominations of Rs 20 and Rs 50 are expected to be phased out gradually. This is the third note that is going to be changed after the demonetisation move by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.