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Craig Perks, 2002

Craig Perks, 2002

Craig Perks rejoices after sinking a chip during the final round of the 2002 Players Championship at Sawgrass, Florida. He was then ranked 203 in the world, but produced a series of astonishing shots to take the trophy, his first-ever win on the Professional Golfers Association (PGA) tour.

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Garry Ahern, 'Golf - Local and international competitions', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 1 July 2022)

Story by Garry Ahern, published 5 Sep 2013, updated 1 Sep 2016