Pablo Carreno Busta wins first ATP title in over two years

The 28-year-old Carreno Busta collapsed to his knees after prevailing in just over two gruelling hours, 6-7 (5/7), 6-4, 7-6 (7/3).

Pablo Carreno Busta is ranked 63 in the world.   -  GETTY IMAGES

Pablo Carreno Busta claimed his first ATP title in more than two years after outlasting Kazakhstan's Alexander Bublik to win the Chengdu Open on Sunday.

The 28-year-old Spaniard collapsed to his knees after prevailing in just over two gruelling hours, 6-7 (5/7), 6-4, 7-6 (7/3).

The world-ranked 63's last title on the ATP Tour came at Portugal's Estoril in May 2017.

The triumph in China was his fourth career crown.

Bublik, 22, ranked 71st, had been chasing a maiden ATP title.