''Britain's Justin Rose takes gold in Rio Olympic 2016 Golf'' Britain's Justin Rose takes gold in Rio Olympic 2016 Golf It was the tournament that the world's top players turned their backs on -- but golf's return to the Olympics after a 112-year absence could prove to be one of the highlights of the Rio 2016 Games. Great Britain's Justin Rose on Sunday edged Sweden's Henrik Stenson in a thrilling finale to card a final-round 67 and finish two shots clear of his Ryder Cup partner. They…
Rose wins mens Olympic golf Gold went to Great Britain as Justin Rose won the men's Olympic golf competition by twoshots from Sweden's Henrik Stenson sealing victory on the final holein Rio de Janeiro on Sunday.
Smelling like a Rose: Justin Rose of Great Britain, center, celebrates with Jhonattan Vegas of Venezuela after hitting a hole-in-one on the fourth hole during the first round at the Olympic Golf Course on Aug. 11.
Rory may skip Olympics: In three years, when golf returns to the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Rory McIlroy could play for Ireland, Great Britain . . . or he could opt not to play in the Games at all, so as not to offend either side.
Justin Rose of Great Britain and Henrik Stenson of Sweden walk to the third tee during final round of the the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at the Olympic Golf Course on August 14 2016 in Rio de Janeiro Brazil. (Photo by Chris Condon/PGA TOUR/IGF) http://ift.tt/2aWe8Hc