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10 Things To Know After the Final Round of the CIMB Classic

Ten things to know after the final round of the 2018 CIMB Classic at TPC Kuala Lumpur in Malaysia, where Marc Leishman pulled away to win the title with a final score of 26-under par.

Marc Leishman Wins 2018 CIMB Classic
Marc Leishman and caddie Matthew Kelly after winning the CIMB Classic at TPC Kuala Lumpur in Malaysia on Oct. 14, 2018. Photo by Yong Teck Lim/Getty Images
  1. Marc Leishman shot a final-round 7-under 65 to emerge from a three-way tie for the 54-hole lead with a five-shot victory for his fourth career PGA TOUR victory at the CIMB Classic. Moves up to No. 2 in the FedExCup standings. Leishman’s 26-under 262 tied Justin Thomas in his 2015 victory for the lowest 72-hole total since the tournament moved to TPC Kuala Lumpur.
  2. Emiliano Grillo opened his final round with a 6-under 30 that included six birdies but recorded an even-par 36 on the back nine to post a 66 and finish T2 at 21-under-par. His T2 finish is his best on the PGA TOUR since a T2 at THE NORTHERN TRUST way back in 2016 season.
  3. Kevin Tway remains atop the FedExCup standings for the second consecutive week following a T27 finish at the CIMB Classic.

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