Soderberg wins 5-man playoff for European Masters title
September 1, 2019
CRANS-MONTANA, Switzerland (AP) — In a five-man playoff for the European Masters title on Sunday, Sebastian Soderberg sank his birdie putt on the first extra hole when Rory McIlroy and others could not.
History repeated itself for McIlroy at the Crans-sur-Sierre club in the Swiss Alps, where he lost a playoff as a 19-year-old in 2008.
"Too many mistakes," said McIlroy, who came to the Swiss Alps for his seventh event in eight weeks direct from securing the FedEx Cup last Sunday. "Playing that much, sometimes these mental errors creep in."
Soderberg seemed to waste his best chance of victo...