Michael Hoey closes with 71 in Africa Open

Michael Hoey in action at the Africa Open on Thursday

Michael Hoey finished joint 54th in the Africa Open after firing a one-under-par 71 in Sunday's final round.

The Belfast player had six birdies at East London in South Africa but he also carded three bogeys and a double-bogey at the par-four 11th.

South Africa's Thomas Aiken beat Oliver Fisher in a play-off after the pair finished on 20 under.

Damien McGrane fired an impressive 65 to end 16 under while Ballyclare's Gareth Maybin missed the the cut.

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