Matsuyama and Na in Memorial playoff

Reuters News
Posted: Jun 01, 2014 6:18 PM

(Reuters) - Hideki Matsuyama of Japan and American Kevin Na headed to a sudden-death playoff after finishing regulation tied for the lead on Sunday at the Memorial tournament in Dublin, Ohio.

Rising star Matsuyama sank a five-foot birdie at the final hole to join Na at 13-under-par 275 at Muirfield Village.

The playoff was starting at the par-four 18th, which Matsuyama birdied in all four rounds.

(Reporting By Andrew Both in Cary, North Carolina; Editing by Larry Fine)