Gareth Maybin ties for 12th at Dubai Desert Classic after 70

Gareth Maybin

Gareth Maybin finished nine shots behind winner Stephen Gallacher at the Dubai Desert Classic after firing a final round of two-under-par 70.

The Ballyclare player carded four birdies and two bogeys in his closing round to end the tournament tied for 12th place on 13 under.

Gallacher won on 22 under, with Richard Sterne second on 19 under.

Ireland's Peter Lawrie shot a 70 to lie 11 under, while Damien McGrane fired a 72 on Sunday to end on three under.

Belfast's Michael Hoey missed the halfway cut.