Oh baby! Noren holds his nerve to win play-off

7 Days in Dubai - - SPORT -

Swe­den’s Alex Noren cel­e­brated with his fam­ily after de­feat­ing Aus­tralia’s Scott Hend in a play-off to win the Omega Euro­pean Masters for the sec­ond time after a dra­matic fin­ish at Crans-sur-Sierre. Noren birdied the first ex­tra hole from 25 feet to claim his sec­ond Euro­pean Tour ti­tle of the sea­son and sixth of his ca­reer after the pair had fin­ished tied on 17 un­der par. Eng­land’s An­drew John­ston fin­ished three shots be­hind in third place, with Lee West­wood two strokes fur­ther back after cel­e­brat­ing se­cur­ing his 10th straight Ry­der Cup ap­pear­ance ear­lier in the week with a flaw­less clos­ing 63.

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