Madeira Islands Open - Portugal - BPI

Ricardo Santos wins Madeira Islands Open


SANTO DA SERRA, Madeira Islands (AP) Ricardo Santos shot a 9-under 63 Sunday to win the Madeira Islands Open by four strokes, becoming the first Portuguese-born golfer to win on the European Tour in his home country.

Santos set a championship record of 22 under on the Santa da Serra course. Sweden's Magnus Carlsson shot a 67 and was runner-up.

Santos, a former Challenge Tour graduate, earned a one-year tour exemption and an entry spot at the upcoming PGA Championship at Wentworth.

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