Bland, 48, and Migliozzi completed on 13 beneath par after 72 holes at The Belfry to drive the playoff wherein the Englishman parred the primary further gap whereas his Italian opponent made a bogey.
“I’ve performed it,” an emotional Bland, who turned skilled in 1996, stated after turning into the oldest first-time winner on the European Tour.
“My sport had been tending in the suitable means and I would labored actually exhausting, as you already know we have labored so exhausting on the wedges.
“I simply drove the ball so properly this week, I’ve gone again to my previous driver. Spherical right here — particularly for me, I am not the longest on Tour — I’ve received to hit fairways and I’ve most likely missed single digit fairways all week.”
Bland made just one bogey in his 4 rounds, on the third day.