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Rose's US Open win is victory for English golf

...and one from Germany's Martin Kaymer. The last British player to win a major was Paul Lawrie at Carnoustie in the 1999 British Open.That the lot fell to Rose should not have been a surprise. A year ago, he led the PGA Tour in greens hit in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2013-06-17/roses-us-open-win-victory-en
Broadhurst wins Portugal Open

...near Lisbon. He last picked up a tour trophy at the 1995 French Open. Overnight leader Paul Lawrie of Scotland, the 1999 British Open champion, had five birdies but took seven shots at the par-4 17th and finished second. Portugal's Jose Filipe...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/04/04/gol_449313.shtml
Golf
Course is true test for the best

...asked. "When we get to St. Andrews," the caddie replied. Long before the absurdly over-the-top setup for the 1999 British Open earned it the nickname "Car-nasty," this course has been regarded as the most rugged and daunting of any in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/07/19/gol_136363.shtml
Golf
Garcia on an upswing

...said of his 6-under-par 65 on Thursday that was 24 strokes better than the 89 he posted in the first round of the 1999 British Open at Carnoustie. The quip was an unusual one for the Spaniard who has been reluctant to revisit his agonizing first...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/07/20/gol_136508.shtml
Golf
Van de Velde wins Madeira Open by a stroke

...birdie on the last hole for a 66. Van de Velde had a three-shot lead going to the last hole at Carnoustie in the 1999 British Open when his 2-iron ricocheted off the bleachers and into a stream, leading to triple bogey. He wound up losing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/03/27/gol_73947.shtml
Golf
Cink rallies at MCI Heritage

...green. Purdy parred the hole, then Cink rolled in the winner. Paul Lawrie overcame a 10-stroke deficit to win the 1999 British Open. It was the third career victory for a player remembered most for missing an 18-inch putt at the U.S. Open...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/04/19/gol_412661.shtml
Golf
Tiger finishes +5, barely makes cut

...with at least one birdie come crashing to a halt. The last time he played birdieless golf was the third round of the 1999 British Open at Carnoustie. "I didn't hit the ball all that bad - I just didn't make any putts," said Woods, who needed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/04/12/met_475651.shtml
Metro
Tiger finishes +5, barely makes cut

...with at least one birdie come crashing to a halt. The last time he played birdieless golf was the third round of the 1999 British Open at Carnoustie. "I didn't hit the ball all that bad - I just didn't make any putts," said Woods, who needed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/04/12/met_475650.shtml
Metro
Lefty lets another slip away heading to British Open

...Frenchman, Jean van de Velde, improbably squandered a three-stroke lead on the final hole of regulation at the 1999 British Open. He went on to lose to Paul Lawrie in a playoff. Havret almost won his place in the Open last Sunday at The K...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/07/16/gol_136010.shtml
Golf
Oosthuizen storms to front

...snow-capped mountains.Ramsay began his round with a one-stroke lead and was quickly joined at 12 under by Lawrie, the 1999 British Open champion who carded an early eagle.Despite missing birdie chances at Nos. 5 and 6, Ramsay completed the front...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2012-09-02/oosthuizen-storms-front