Bjorn first Dane to win Qatar Masters

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Reuters) - Thomas Bjorn become the first Danish-born player to capture the Qatar Masters on Sunday when he recorded a bogey-free final round 69 in windy conditions to win by four strokes.

The Dane, who turns 40 later this month, finished ahead of Spain’s Alvaro Quiros on 14-under-par 274 to pick up his 11th title on the European Tour.