Faldo, who turns 65 in July, added that he plans to focus on other opportunities and partnerships now, including his Faldo Design business, the Faldo Series amateur golf tour and his new whisky label.
“The Ontario Open is a historic and important part of the golf landscape in this part of the country, and it’s important that it returns to is previous stature.
Adam Hadwin was in the mix on Sunday afternoon and finished T7. Mackenzie Hughes finished T24. Corey Conners, Nick Taylor, Ben Silverman and Roger Sloan missed the cut.
“I thought to myself this morning that I should call (my dad), but I kept telling myself, ‘No, like we’ll call him after the round with the trophy in our hand’ and I’m excited I can do that now.”
The championship was conducted at Taboo Resort in Gravenhurst.
“I actually thought I was too far back coming into today, and I just tried to go as low as I could and see what happened and here we are,” said Henderson,
Corey Conners went out with a bang, matching McIlroy’s round of eight-under par 62 and catapulting up the leaderboard for a sixth-place finish.
Golf House Pinehurst will include its equipment-testing facility, the visitor-friendly USGA Experience and an educational landscape feature, to be completed by the end of 2023.
Corey Conners tied for 13th at -3, ten shots back of Horschel’s winning score. Adam Hadwin tied for 18th at -2, Mackenzie Hughes was +2 (T37) and Adam Svensson +3 (T45).