Pieters first to win Czech Masters twice

(AP Photo/Neville Hopwood)

VYSOKY UJEZD, Czech Republic (AP) Thomas Pieters shot a 3-under 69 Sunday to become the first golfer to win the Czech Masters for the second time, beating Adri Arnaus of Spain by one stroke.

Pieters took a three-shot lead after a birdie on the 7th only to bogey the 8th. The overnight leader added a birdie and a bogey on the back nine in the final round to finish on 19-under 269 for his fourth European Tour victory, and his first since the 2016 Made In Denmark tournament.

"I felt like I was in control today, almost the whole day and I kind of did my own thing," Pieters said.

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