Antoine Rozner claimed a maiden European Tour win in Dubai
Antoine Rozner secured a maiden European Tour title with a thrilling two-stroke victory at the Golf in Dubai Championship.
Golf in Dubai Championship
The world No 204 carded an eight-under 64 on the Fire Course at Jumeriah Golf Estates, with a tap-in birdie at the par-five last setting the clubhouse target at 25 under.
Overnight leader Andy Sullivan required a final-hole eagle to force a play-off with the Frenchman but could only make a closing par, leaving him tied-second alongside Matt Wallace, Francesco Laporta and Mike Lorenzo-Vera.
Andy Sullivan had held the lead after each of the previous three rounds
Scotland’s Grant Forrest fired a round-of-the-day 63 to end the week in sixth spot, with Ross Fisher a further stroke back on 20 under and Bernd Wiesberger – the highest-ranked player in the field – among those finishing in tied-eighth.
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