Sharma wins second European Tour title in Malaysia

Sharma wins second European Tour title in Malaysia

Shubhankar Sharma of India received his second European Tour title after carding 10 birdies in a joint tournament-low 62 within the closing spherical of the Maybank Championship on Sunday.

Spain’s Jorge Campillo was two photographs adrift in second place after a closing 68 gave him a 19-under combination of 269, one forward of Ryan Fox (66) and Pablo Larrazabal (66).

Sharma, 21, who additionally received the Joburg Open in December, described 62 as his “fortunate” quantity after ending with a 21-under complete of 267 to pocket the primary prize of $500,000.

“The primary 62 I shot was in Manila two years again on the Asian Tour,” he stated. “Then I shot 10-under once more in Joburg to win, in order that quantity is fortunate for me.

“I performed rather well, particularly the best way I began with 5 birdies on the entrance 9. It is all the time robust to make extra birdies if you’re trailing the leaders however I used to be calm.”

Former world No. 1 Lee Westwood, who shot a 62 on Friday, led to a tie for 11th place following a final-round 70.

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