Fitzpatrick the Master at Woburn

The records have tumbled with Matt Fitzpatrick’s win at Woburn. Here are some of the key milestones for the young Englishman.

• His first European Tour International Schedule victory in his 34th European Tour event.

• Graduated from the 2014 European Tour Qualifying School. The fourth different 2014 graduate to win the year after graduation in the 2015 season. They are: Anirban Lahiri (Maybank Malaysian Open and Hero Indian Open), Andrew Dodt (True Thailand Classic presented by Black Mountain), Rikard Karlberg (72º OPEN D’ITALIA presented by DAMIANI) and Matthew Fitzpatrick (British Masters supported by Sky Sports).

• Aged 21 years and 40 days becomes the youngest winner on the 2015 European Tour season. Jordan Spieth was the previous youngest, aged 21 years and 259 days at the Masters Tournament.

• Aged 21 years and 40 days becomes the youngest winner on The European Tour since Matteo Manassero, who was 20 years and 37 days at the 2013 BMW PGA Championship.

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