(Reuters) – South Africa’s Dean Burmester captured his first European Tour title in simply over 4 years on Sunday as he produced a bogey-free remaining spherical of nine-under-par 62 to safe victory at the Tenerife Open.
Burmester entered the ultimate day at Golf Costa Adeje one stroke off the lead however stormed previous his rivals with 5 birdies on the opening seven holes.
The 31-year-old gained 4 extra strokes on the again 9 to end at 25-under for the match, 5 away from his nearest challenger Nicolai von Dellingshausen of Germany.
“There’s no words that can describe it,” mentioned Burmester, who final gained on the Tour at the 2017 Tshwane Open on his dwelling soil.
“It’s four years of struggle and hard work. To go bogey-free is world class.
“I can go dwelling and see my household, I’m so excited. With Covid and every thing I did not know after I was going to go dwelling probably so that is tremendous emotional.”
Overnight chief Von Dellingshausen eagled his remaining gap to seize second on his personal forward of Poland’s Adrian Meronk and Finland’s Kalle Samooja, with Austrian Open winner John Catlin an additional stroke again in fifth place.
(Reporting by Hardik Vyas in Bengaluru, modifying by Pritha Sarkar)