Golf capsules for Oct. 7
LAS VEGAS — Former UNLV player Ryan Moore won the Justin Timberlake Shriners Hospitals for Children Open on Sunday for his second PGA Tour title, birdieing the 16th hole to take the outright lead and finishing with a 5-under 66 for a one-stroke victory over Brendon de Jonge.
Tied with de Jonge and Jonas Blixt after the third round, Moore finished at 24-under 260 at TPC Summerlin. The Las Vegas resident earned $810,000 in the Fall Series opener.
De Jonge shot a 67. Blixt had a 70 to finish third at 20 under.
Jason Day pulled within three strokes of Moore and de Jonge with a birdie on the No. 16, but closed with a double bogey on the par-4 18th. He had a 65 to finish fourth at 18 under.
Langer rallies to win SAS Championship
CARY, N.C. — Bernhard Langer rallied to win the SAS Championship to take the lead in the Charles Schwab Cup points race, shooting a 9-under 63 to beat Jay Don Blake by two strokes.
Four shots back entering the round, Langer birdied the final two holes to finish at 13-under 203 at Prestonwood Country Club. The German star has two victories this year and 16 overall on the 50-and-over tour.
Grace wins after shooting 2-under
ST. ANDREWS, Scotland — South Africa’s Branden Grace won the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship for his fourth European Tour title of the year, shooting a 2-under 70 at St. Andrews for a two-stroke victory.
The 24-year-old Grace finished at 22-under 266. He opened with a 60 at Kingsbarns, had a 67 on Friday on the Old Course, and shot a 69 on Saturday at Carnoustie to take a four-stroke lead into the final round.
Denmark’s Thorbjorn Olesen was second after a 68.