Bezuidenhout locks up Masters spot

(AP Photo/Stephen B. Morton)

SUN CITY, South Africa (AP) Daniel van Tonder won the SA Open on Sunday as fellow South African Christiaan Bezuidenhout secured a sixth-place finish to lock up a year-ending position in the world's top 50 and a spot at next year's Masters.

Van Tonder shot a 7-under 65 - for the lowest score of the final round - to win by one shot from Oliver Bekker (66) and finish on 16 under overall at Gary Player Country Club.

Bezuidenhout shot 67 and was in a tie for sixth. He is set to finish the year ranked No. 48 and will be playing at Augusta National in April.


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