Bowditch qualifies for Open Championship

Australia’s Steven Bowditch will be heading to the Open Championship at St Andrews following his top 15 finish at the Travelers Championship on Sunday.

At the close of play, the leading five players, not already exempt, from the top 20 in the FedExCup earned a start at St. Andrews in three weeks time.

Steve Bowditch Steve Bowditch (Credit: www.golffile.ie)

The two-time PGA Tour winner was in good form all week at TPC River Highlands firing rounds of 68-68-69-66 to finish T15 and move to 17th on the FedEx Cup list.

There will now be at least 13 Australians in the field at St Andrews.