James Morrison of England shoots 69 in final round to win Spanish Open by 4 strokes

James Morrison of England won the Spanish Open by four shots shooting a 3-under 69 in Sunday's final round.

Morrison entered the day tied for the lead with David Howell and pulled away by hitting three birdies while not dropping a shot at the Real Club de Golf El Prat. He finished the tournament on a total of 10-under 278.

It was the 29-year-old Morrison's second career win on the European Tour. His first came at the Madeira Islands Open in 2010.

Defending champion Miguel Angel Jimenez rose into tie for second after the Spaniard eagled the fourth hole en route to a 67. Howell (73), Francesco Molinari (71) and Edouard Espana (69) also shared second.