Marcus Armitage claimed his maiden European Tour title after winning the Porsche European Open. The Englishman posted final round 65 to finish the tournament at eight under par. Thomas Detry, Edoardo Molinari, Darius van Driel and Matthew Southgate finished two behind the winner and shared second place at six under par.
Porsche European Open final leaderboard:
This is Marcus Armitage’s first European Tour title and it comes in his 71st start. Thanks to it the Englishman climbed to career best 121st place in the world.
Matthew Southgate, one of yesterday’s leaders, had his chances but again finished just short of his first tour title. Southgate played the course at one under par today which was enough only for shared second place.