Here is how Tiger Woods responded to Rory McIlroy's victory on Sunday

Rory McIlroy's chances weren't good in the Tour Championship's opening rounds this weekend.

He did, however, manage to surprise the opposition and take home the $26 million prize in a thrilling final round.

Speaking about the chaotic East Lake weekend, Tiger Woods praised Rory and Scottie Scheffler, the world's number one.

McIlroy needed a push from Scheffler to overcome a six-shot deficit and win.

The round's top seed equaled Rory for par after blowing a six-stroke lead in the first seven holes. But with a par, McIlroy was able to win easily.

when Scheffler erred on hole 18 and paid the price. With his win on Sunday, Rory has now won three FedEx Cup championships.

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