Scott claims Australian gold
GOLD COAST, Australia — Adam Scott three-putted for bogey on the seventh hole of a playoff Sunday to hand the Australian PGA Championship to fellow Australian Greg Chalmers.
Chalmers closed with an 8-under 64 to match Scott and Wade Ormsby at 11-under 277 at Royal Pines. Scott and Ormsby shot 71. Ormsby was eliminated on the third extra hole.
Scott won the tournament last year.
New Zealand’s Michael Hendry was furth at 9 under after a 71. Scott Stallings was another stroke back after a 70, and fellow American Boo Weekley had a 74 to finish at 7 under.
THAILAND GOLF CHAMPIONSHIP: At Conburi, Thailand, England’s Lee Westwood won the second Thailand Golf Championship for the second time in four years, closing with a 5-under 67 for a one-stroke victory.
Westwood finished at 8-under 280 at Amata Spring.
ALFRED DUNHILL CHAMPIONSHIP: At Malelane, South Africa, South Africa’s Branden Grace won the Alfred Dunhill Championship by seven strokes, finishing with a 4-under 68 for a 20-under 268 total.
South Africa’s Louis Oosthuizen was second after a 69.
PNC FATHER-SON CHALLENGE: At Orlando, Bernhard and Jason Langer won the PNC Father-Son Challenge, closing with a 13-under 59 for a two-stroke victory in the better-ball event.
The Langers finished at 23-under 123 at The Ritz-Carlton Golf Club’s Grande Lake Orlando.