WATCH: Dustin Johnson Nearly Aces 433-Yard Par-4

DJ made use of his length at Kapalua

The world number one nearly made a hole-in-one on a par-4 during the Sentry Tournament of Champions final round

WATCH: Dustin Johnson Nearly Aces 433-Yard Par-4

The world number one was making use of his length during the Sentry Tournament of Champions final round.

DJ left himself a mere tap-in for eagle at the 433-yard par-4 12th.

He had previously eagled it the day before and played the hole in five-under for the week.

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The American shot a closing eight-under-par 65 in the final round to win 2018's first PGA Tour event by a massive eight strokes.

He has now won 17 times on Tour.

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Elliott Heath
Elliott Heath

Elliott Heath is our Senior Staff Writer and has been with Golf Monthly since early 2016. He graduated in Sports Journalism in 2016 and currently manages the Golf Monthly news, courses and travel sections as well as our large Facebook, Twitter and Instagram pages. Elliott has interviewed some huge names in the golf world including Sergio Garcia, Thomas Bjorn, Bernd Wiesberger and Scotty Cameron as well as a number of professionals on the DP World and PGA Tours. He has also covered three Open Championships on-site including at Carnoustie in 2018 when he was inside the ropes with Tiger Woods. He has played 31 of our Top 100 golf courses, with his favourites being both Sunningdales, Woodhall Spa, Old Head and Alwoodley. He currently plays at West Byfleet Golf Club in Surrey, where his handicap index floats between 3-5. His golfing highlight is making albatross on the 9th hole on the Hotchkin Course at Woodhall Spa, and he has made one hole-in-one.


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