Henrik Stenson wins two trophies in one day, claims biggest payday in golf

The Swede became the first European to win both the FedEx Cup and The Tour Championship.

updated: September 23, 2013 10:11 IST
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Atlanta: Sweden's Henrik Stenson earned the biggest payday in golf by closing with a two-under 68 Sunday to claim two trophies in one day -- The Tour Championship and the FedEx Cup title.

Stenson finished with a 13-under 267 overall score to beat Jordan Spieth by three strokes at the East Lake course, giving him the Tour Championship and its $1.4 million payout, along with the FedEx Cup title with its $10 million prize.

"To win both these trophies today it feels incredible," Stenson said.

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