Garcia wins in the desert

Updated: January 25, 2014


Sergio Garcia defeated Mikko Ilonen on the third hole of a tense play-off to lift the Commercial Bank Qatar Masters.

Garcia shot a final round 7-under 65 to finish at 16- under-par 272 and in the process delivered an 11th European Tour title.

Rafael Cabrera-Bello (69) and Thorbjorn Olesen (68) shared third place at 15- under, while Steve Webster (70), Alejandro Canizares (65), George Coetzee (68) and Thomas Aiken (69) tied for fifth at minus-14.

Magnus A. Carlsson (65) and Dawie Van Der Walt (68) occupied ninth at 13-under 275.