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Golf News // Bernhard Langer, 64, breaks Champions age record with win in Dominion Energy Charity Classic (www.espn.com)

Golf News // Bernhard Langer, 64, breaks Champions age record with win in Dominion Energy Charity Classic

RICHMOND, Va. — Bernhard Langer became the oldest winner in PGA Tour Champions history Sunday at 64, beating Doug Barron with a 6-foot birdie putt on the first hole of a playoff in the Dominion Energy Charity Classic.

The German star thrust both arms in the air after winning for the 42nd time on the 50-and-over tour and the first time since March 2000.

“It comes down to the putt,” Langer said. “That’s how tight it is out here.”

At 64 years, 1 month, 27 days, Langer broke the age record of 63 years, 5 months, 4 days set by Scott Hoch when he teamed with Tom Pernice Jr. to win in the 2019 Bass Pro Shops Legends of Golf.

Langer closed with a 3-under 69, also birdieing the par-5 18th in regulation to match Barron at 14-under 202 on the Country…

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