Orlando, FL (Sports Network) - It took an extra day, but Tiger Woods is backon top of the world rankings.
Woods polished off a 2-under 70 on Monday to earn his eighth victory at theArnold Palmer Invitational. He ended at 13-under-par 275, which was good for a2-stroke victory.
In addition, Woods moved back to No. 1 in the world rankings for the firsttime since October 2010 with his third win of 2013 and sixth victory in hislast 20 PGA Tour starts.
Woods also became the second player to win the same event eight times, joiningSam Snead, who won eight Greater Greensboro Open titles. The victory alsomoved Woods within five of Snead's tour record 82 wins.
Justin Rose, who shared third at this event in 2011, also closed with a 70 totake second place at minus-11 at Bay Hill Club & Lodge.
Rickie Fowler tripped to a 1-over 73 to slide into a share of third. He endedalongside Mark Wilson (71), Gonzalo Fernandez-Castano (72) and 2011 PGAChampionship winner Keegan Bradley (71).
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