Thomas wins 2nd PGA title in playoff after 7-shot rally

In the three-hole playoff, Thomas made two birdies.
Justin Thomas wins in Tulsa.
Justin Thomas wins in Tulsa.(PGA Championship)
Published: May. 22, 2022 at 11:50 PM EDT
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TULSA, Okla. (AP) - Justin Thomas is a PGA champion again when he least expected it.

Thomas tied a PGA Championship record when he rallied from seven shots behind Sunday at Southern Hills with a 67. That got him into a playoff when Mito Pereira of Chile made double bogey on the final hole.

In the three-hole playoff, Thomas made two birdies and took the lead over Will Zalatoris. A par on the last hole was enough for his second PGA title and 15th career win.

Zalatoris finished runner-up in a major for the second time in two years.

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