Luiten beats Chopra for Johor Open title
Sunday, November 20, 2011
JOHOR BAHRU, Malaysia — Dutchman Joost Luiten won the rain-shortened Johor Open on Sunday for his first European Tour title, closing with a 6-under 65 for a one-stroke victory over Sweden's Daniel Chopra.
Luiten finished at 15-under 198 at Horizon Hills in the event also sanctioned by the Asian Tour.
Chopra birdied three of the last six holes for a 70.
Ireland's Padraig Harrington, the 2010 winner, shot a 69 to tie for third with Wales' Rhys Davies (65) and England's James Morrison (69).
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