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Generosity of spirit underscores Laycock’s triumph – PGA of Australia

Laycock, who fired a bogey-free round of six-under on Tuesday, finished the Championship at ten-under par to claim victory by three shots over Queensland’s TJ King and New-South Welshman, Jayden Cripps.

The second time he has won the Dan Cullen Cup, Laycock’s complete performance in blustery afternoon conditions formed only part of the story on Tuesday afternoon, as he demonstrated remarkable humility just minutes after holing his Championship-winning putt.

With an exemption into the 2022 Fortinet Australian PGA Championship provided to the top two finishers, both Cripps and King – who finished tied at seven-under – birdied their first play-off hole for the position, before Laycock intervened – shaking hands with the pair and congratulating them on earning their places at Royal Queensland – as he forfeited his own exemption.

“They both played well, good luck to them,…

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