Gareth Maybin finished seven shots behind winner Nicolas Colsaerts in the China Open on Sunday.
The Ballyclare man closed with a five-under-par round of 67 at Chengdu and was 17 under par for the tournament.
Colsaerts from Belgium carded a 66 on the last day to finish four shots clear of a group of five players which included Ireland's Peter Lawrie.
Belfast's Michael Hoey saved his best round until last, coming in with a 65 which left him on nine under overall.
Damien McGrane's final round of 68 put him at 14 under while Shane Lowry recorded the same score to be seven under.