Shenzhen International: Tommy Fleetwood beaten by Bernd Wiesberger in play-off

Bernd Wiesberger
Wiesberger has not missed a cut since the US PGA Championship, claiming seven top-five finishes in that time.
Shenzhen International final leaderboard
-16 B Wiesberger (Aut), T Fleetwood (Eng) (Wiesberger wins in play-off); -15 R Fisher (Eng), G Bourdy (Fra); -14 F Zanotti (Par), D Lipsky (US), D Frittelli (SA);
Selected others: -11 J Smith (Eng), M Southgate (Eng); -10 R Ramsey (Sco), S Jamieson (Sco), M Armitage (Eng); -8 S Gallacher (Sco)
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England's Tommy Fleetwood was denied a second 2017 European Tour title after losing a play-off to Bernd Wiesberger at the Shenzhen International.

Fleetwood, who won at January's Abu Dhabi Championship, shot a superb nine-under 63 to make up eight shots on Austrian Wiesberger in China.

But the 26-year-old drove into trouble on the extra hole and Wiesberger holed out from five feet for the win.

England's Ross Fisher finished joint third after a bogey on the 18th.

Fisher had seemed set to join Fleetwood and Wiesberger in the shoot-out but his error on the last left him tied with France's Gregor Bourdy on 15 under.

English duo Jordan Smith and Matthew Southgate were the next highest-placed Britons, finishing another four shots back in joint 14th.

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