Curran/Bradley win the 2016 CVS Health Charity Classic

Jon Curran and Keegan Bradley are repeat winners of the 2016 CVS Health Charity Classic
Jon Curran and Keegan Bradley are repeat winners of the 2016 CVS Health Charity Classic. (Photo: courtesy Connor Little)

BARRINGTON, R.I. (WPRI) — Jon Curran & Keegan Bradley have won the 18th Annual CVS Health Charity Classic in a breathtaking playoff after a neck-and-neck dash in the final stretch. The Curran/Bradley pair out shot some of the world’s top golfers in Tuesday’s second round of the tournament. Both Andrade and Haas missed birdie putts opening up door for Keegan/Bradley who birdied to win back to back titles winning at the CVS Health Charity Classic.

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Bradley Curran recieve winners trophy
Hosts Brad Faxon and Billy Andrade joined by Larry Merlo present the winner’s trophy to Jon Curran and Keegan Bradley after winning the 18th Annual CVS Health Charity Classic in a playoff finish.

Curran/Bradley hit a birdie on 18 to give his team lead briefly at -18. The Andrade/Hass team grabbed a birdie on 17, and they approached 18 with a shot to win, but both Andrade and Haas settled for par sending the tournament into a playoff.

Tuesday also featured a “Celebrity Group” consisting of former Red Sox pitcher Tim Wakefield, former Patriot Andre Tippett and Charles Kelley from Lady Antebellum.

The “Celebrity Group” took to the course at 8:30 Tuesday morning. Charles Kelley, Andre Tippett, and Tim Wakefield joined the CVS Health Charity Classic for a round of golf. View Photo Gallery »

The charitable events fully wrap up tonight with a benefit concert featuring seven-time Grammy Award-winning Lady Antebellum Tuesday night at the Dunkin’ Donuts Center in Providence. Tickets are on sale now through Ticketmaster’s website, all Ticketmaster outlets, the Dunkin’ Donuts Center box office or by phone at 1-800-745-3000.

WPRI.com has all the coverage from the tournament as well as the final Leaderboard & Scoring here:

 

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