Bogey-free, Langer earns 23rd Champions Tour win

Bernhard Langer
Bernhard Langer ( Associated Press )

Sunday, August 17, 2014

A bogey-free 66 – actually, make that a bogey-free tournament – carried Bernhard Langer to victory Sunday at the Dick's Sporting Goods Open.

Langer edged Woody Austin and Mark O'Meara by a shot while

It's Langer's 23rd Champions Tour title as he finished at 16 under at En-Joie CC in Endicott, N.Y.

"It doesn't happen very often you go through a tournament without a bogey," Langer told Associated Press. "… I just tried to keep my head down and make quality shots. When I looked at 16, I saw I was one up on someone who had already finished the round and figured I would be OK if I just parred out."

The newest Mr. 59, Kevin Sutherland, who earned the title in Saturday's second round, finished tied for seventh four shots back after a 74 Sunday. readers: We value your input and welcome your comments, but please be respectful in this forum.