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Adam Scott is back in contention at the British Open

...since World War II to hoist the claret jug on the pristine East Lothian links is a Hall of Famer. All seven of them ? Henry Cotton, Gary Player, Jack Nicklaus, Lee Trevino, Tom Watson, Nick Faldo and Ernie Els ? own a combined 54 majors titles...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2013-07-20/adam-scott-back-contention-b
Rory McIlroy named PGA Tour player of the year

...Serapong Course at Sentosa Golf Club. The tournament will be played Feb. 28 to March 3. ... Ricardo Santos won The Sir Henry Cotton Rookie of the Year Award on the European Tour, making him the first player from Portugal to do so. Santos won the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2012-12-04/rory-mcilory-named-pga-tour-
British Open at a glance

...Harry Vardon (1896), James Braid (1901, 1906), Ted Ray (1912), Walter Hagen (1929), Alfred Perry (1935), Henry Cotton (1948), Gary Player (1959), Jack Nicklaus (1966), Lee Trevino (1972), Tom Watson (1980), Nick Faldo...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/07/18/gol_348930.shtml
Golf
British Open trivia

...British Open winner gets the silver claret jug, who won at Royal St. George's and was paid off with a gold bar? a.) Henry Cotton. b.) Walter Hagen c.) James Bond, 007. 5. Who is the only player to win the British Open at five courses? a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/07/13/gol_381019.shtml
Golf
Van de Velde handled catastrophic collapse like a champ

...the hotel named its finest suites for the icons Carnoustie has unveiled - Tommy Armour (the 1931 Open champion), Henry Cotton (1937), Ben Hogan (1953), Gary Player (1968) and Tom Watson (1975). Only one suite, however, is named in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/07/15/mic_135886.shtml
Scott Michaux
Tiger sighting creates stir Down Under

...three Masters Tournaments and three British Open titles. He is just the second professional golfer to be knighted after Henry Cotton in 1988. LPGA WINS CHALLENGE: In Henderson, Nev., Cristie Kerr shot 4-under-par 32 on the back nine to lead...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/11/11/gol_555307.shtml
Golf
Curtis' shocking upset at Open still resonates

...two of his 11 majors there (1922, '28).Other multiple major winners to take a bite out of the Sandwich links are Henry Cotton (1934), Bobby Locke (1949), Sandy Lyle (1985) and Greg Norman (1993). It was Norman who dubbed his victory...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2011-07-09/curtis-shocking-upset-open-s
One to go for Sergio

...Site -- Year Ted Ray -- Muirfield -- 1912 Bobby Jones -- St. Andrews -- 1927 Gene Sarazen -- Prince's -- 1932 Henry Cotton -- Royal St. George's -- 1934 Tom Weiskopf -- Troon -- 1973 Tiger Woods -- St. Andrews -- 2005 Source: Associated...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/07/22/gol_136741.shtml
Golf
Ryder Cup Blowup

...played in four Ryder Cups himself, brought up names of such players as Arnold Palmer, Byron Nelson, Ben Hogan and Henry Cotton as examples of players who have represented their countries with pride and without payment. "It's like Arnold Palmer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/08/12/oth_267713.shtml
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Lawrie wins British Open

...Hogan -- had to qualify. Lawrie is an exception to the established champions Carnoustie has produced -- Armour, Henry Cotton, Hogan, Gary Player and Tom Watson. Holding the claret jug as darkness and rain fell around the 18th green, Lawrie...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/07/19/oth_265965.shtml
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