Sal's Stats: WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship
October 05, 2011
1 of 5Fred Vuich/SI
Statistics from this weekend's WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship
By Sal Johnson
With his Match Play win this past weekend, Geoff Ogilvy now has the highest winning percentage (88.23 percent) of any player in the event's history. Ogilvy played 121 holes in the six matches, winning 38, losing 24 and halving 59.
2 of 5Robert Beck/SI
Ogilvy (2006, 2009) and Tiger Woods (2003, 2004, 2008) are the only players to win the WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship multiple times. Ogilvy (3), Woods (15) and Darren Clarke (2) are the only players to win multiple World Golf Championship titles.
3 of 5Fred Vuich/SI
Ogilvy leads the FedEx Cup points race, the PGA Tour money list and the Race to Dubai, with 1,543,168 Euros.
4 of 5Fred Vuich/SI
Ogilvy and Casey had a similar number of birdies in Sunday's final match, 10 and 9, respectively. The difference was bogeys. Casey had 3, and Ogilvy had 0.
5 of 5Fred Vuich/SI
Casey's second-place effort was his highest finish on the PGA Tour. His previous best was a tie for fourth at the 2006 WGC-Bridgestone Invitational. Casey now has seven top-10 finishes at World Golf Championship events.
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