30 Nov '15, 9am

Matt Jones staves off subdued Spieth and spirited Scott to land 100th Australian Open https://t.co/nK4ltM0Hfh https://t.co/dvWwM1vkgL

Matt Jones staves off subdued Spieth and spirited Scott to land 100th Australian Open https://t.co/nK4ltM0Hfh https://t.co/dvWwM1vkgL

Matt Jones beat defending champion Jordan Spieth by one shot and staved off Adam Scott's late charge to land his first Australian Open on home soil. The 35-year-old Sydney native, whose only other professional win came at the PGA Tour's 2014 Shell Houston Open, looked to have succumbed to the pressure as he entered the final round with a three-stroke lead. Swing sequence: Jordan Spieth He dropped three strokes in the opening two holes at the Australian Golf Club, but countered with two birdies on the front nine, before undoing his hard work with a triple-bogey on the ninth. However, a further two birdies on the back nine was enough to land the 100th Australian Open, with Spieth carding a subdued 71, in stark contrast to Scott's scintillating six-under 65. In the bag: Matt Jones "That was very stressful, it wasn't comfortable out there for me," Jones said. "I've watched the...

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