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Jim Furyk to have surgery on wrist, will miss Masters

...third?That was official competition, and it didn't do him much good. Walker couldn't remember the year, but the British Open once had a 36-hole qualifier in America."First time I played it, I hit a shot to about a foot," he said...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/news/jim-furyk-have-surgery-wrist-will-miss-mas
Chaplet wins Latin America Amateur, berth in Masters field

...British Amateur and U.S. Junior Amateur. He and Garcia are also exempt into final qualifying for the U.S. Open and British Open."It's really a dream come true, especially at my age, where most kids would be looking at the Masters," Chaplet...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/news/chaplet-wins-latin-america-amateur-berth-m
Royal Portrush to play host to 2019 British Open

The British Open is heading across the Irish Sea for the first time in nearly 70 years...venue for golf's oldest major championship.Royal Portrush staged the British Open in 1951, when Max Faulkner of England lifted the claret jug. That...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-10-20/royal-portrush-play-host-201
Zach Johnson moving to PXG clubs

...splash in 2016 by signing an additional eight players, men and women, to staff contracts at PXG. Topping the list is British Open champion Zach Johnson, who had been with Titleist his entire PGA Tour career that includes 12 victories and two majors...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/news/zach-johnson-moving-pxg-clubs
Tiger Woods 10 memorable moments at the Masters

...finish off the Tiger Slam: After finishing fifth in the 2000 Masters, Woods reeled off wins at the U.S. Open, British Open and PGA Championship. In the final round of the 2001 Masters, Woods finished off the Tiger Slam, out-dueling David...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/news/tiger-woods-10-memorable-moments-masters
Jordan Spieth says it's too early for comparisions with Tiger Woods

...McIlroy was No. 1 by an even greater margin than Spieth is now. McIlroy had come off a year in which he won the British Open and PGA Championship, and he was headed to the Masters with a shot at the career Grand Slam. He started the year with...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/news/latest-news/jordan-spieth-says-its-too-ear
Woods overwhelming favorite to take British Open

...7-4 favorite to win next week's British Open, a victory that would put golf's...events in the Grand Slam, the British Open and next month's PGA Championship...Els was the second choice for the British Open at 12-1, followed by Sergio...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/07/13/gol_348309.shtml
Golf
Texan's 65 enough to win British Open

...and that Justin Leonard was the British Open champion. Three years ago, Parnevik...at the leaderboard and lost the British Open to Nick Price on a needless gamble...the 64 by Greg Norman in the 1993 British Open and the 63 by Johnny Miller in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/07/21/oth_211680.shtml
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Great Scot! Monty takes early control of British Open

...cheers in the first round of the British Open came after Tiger Woods had already...baggage he usually brings to a British Open. In its place was a confident...best round and best start at the British Open left him three strokes ahead of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/07/20/gol_319674.shtml
Golf
Watson, Nicklaus set for Senior British Open

...Nicklaus and Tom Watson will play in next month's Senior British Open at Turnberry, where Watson defeated Nicklaus by a stroke to win the 1977 British Open. The tournament will be held July 24-27. Others...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/06/24/gol_379307.shtml
Golf