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Vegas magic puts Venezuela on PGA Tour map

LOS ANGELES – With a name that makes him sound like a magician or a stand-up comic, Jhonattan Vegas made sure he will never be forgotten on the PGA Tour after winning the Bob Hope Classic in La Quinta, California on Sunday. The first and only PGA Tour player from Venezuela, long-hitting Vegas clinched his maiden title on the U.S. circuit in only his fifth start in a gripping three-way playoff with Americans Gary Woodland and Bill Haas.
He became the first rookie to win the event