American Matt Kuchar shot a final-round 70 for a 13-under 275, two strokes clear of Laird (67), Johnson (68), Fowler (70) and Curtis (68) to clinch the 2012 Players Championship title at Sawgrass in Florida.
Zach Johnson carded a six under 66 in the second round to tie for the lead with Matt Kuchar and Kevin Na at Players Championship in Florida.
Ian Poulter and Martin Laird, both of Britain share the opening lead of the Players Championship.
Tiger Woods, the former world number 1 golfer, withdrew from the Players’ Championship in Sawgrass last week because of injury after just nine holes and 42 shots.
Tiger Woods, has slipped to 8th in the world golf rankings. With his long winless streak extending, he has gradually slipped further down the rankings.