Dave wins M2M Russian Open
Dave sensationally forced and won a play-off to take the M2M Russian Open at Tseleevo Golf & Polo Club.
The Englishman had been in contention for most of the week and was in front when a double bogey at the 12th looked to have cost him victory.
However, Dave chipped in for eagle at the 17th before making par at the last to finish 13 under par and force sudden death on a gloriously sunny afternoon.
Another par four was enough to give him a third European Tour triumph after his success at the 2010 BMW International Open and 2011 Trophée Hassan II.
"I knew the chip on 17 had to go in," said Dave. "I knew by that point that I was three behind so I needed it to go in. This is a very special win."
The 29-year-old added: "I wasn’t looking at boards all day. In hindsight that’s probably a mistake I’ll...... MORE »