2012 John Deere Classic

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Zach Johnson birdied the second playoff hole to defeat Troy Matteson and win the John Deere Classic.
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On the first playoff hole, both players found the water on their second shots and tied the hole with double bogeys.
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On the second playoff hole, Johnson blasted out of a fairway bunker to a foot to close out his second win of the season.
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Matteson missed out on the win, but he did earn a spot in the British Open.
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Steve Stricker was trying to win the John Deere for the fourth year in a row, but bogeys on three of the last five holes ended his chances. Stricker tied for fifth.
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John Senden was in the mix, but he bogeyed 16 and 17 to drop back to fourth place.
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Brian Harman let a good finish slip away with a 73 on Sunday.
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Steve Stricker birdied four of the last five holes on Saturday to finish three shots off the lead.
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Stricker is trying to win the John Deere Classic for the fourth year in a row.
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Troy Matteson finished with a three-shot lead after a 66 on Saturday.
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Robert Garrigus made three birdies and three bogeys for a 71.
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Brian Harman made five birdies, a bogey and a double bogey for a two-under 69.
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Y.E. Yang made four birdies and three bogeys for a one-under 70.
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Steve Stricker is only three shots off the lead after a 67 on Friday.
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Ricky Barnes bogeyed the last hole to finish two shots back.
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Robert Garrigus made six birdies and a bogey for a five-under 66.
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Camilo Villegas made an eagle, five birdies and a bogey for a 66.
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Luke Guthrie shot a three-under 68 to move into contention.
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Kyle Stanley shot a two-under 69 to barely make the cut.
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Danny Lee made six birdies and three bogeys for a 68.
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Steve Stricker went six under on the back nine to finish with a 65, good enough for a tie for third.
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Troy Matteson made Stricker's 66 look pedestrian by firing a 10-under 61 to take a three-shot lead.
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Ricky Barnes fired a seven-under 64 to for sole possession of second.
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Barnes's round included eight birdies.
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John Daly had three birdies and two bogeys on the front nine and finished at even par.
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Sean O'Hair struggled to a two-over 73.
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Nick Watney shot a three-under 68.
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K.J. Choi had an impressive 66.
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Zach Johnson made five birdies on the way to a 68.