Sterne coasts to comfortable Joburg Open win

February 10th, 2013

Richard Sterne of South Africa hits out of a bunker at the third green during the fourth and final round of the Dubai Desert ClassicJOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - South African Richard Sterne took charge of Sunday's fourth round to coast to victory in the Joburg Open, his first win on golf's European Tour since 2008. Sterne carded an eight-under-par 64 for a tournament total of 260, seven shots ahead of second-placed Charl Schwartzel. After finishing second in the Dubai Desert Classic last weekend, Sterne got his reward for some consistent golf that featured just one dropped shot in his four rounds at the Royal Johannesburg and Kensington Golf Club. ...