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British Open: Protracer of wayward Rory McIlroy shot, ensuing club toss

Rory McIlroy
@NBCSN
Rory McIlroy wasn't pleased with his second shot at the par-5 16th hole in the third round of the 145th Open Championship and proceeded to toss his club in frustration.
By T.J. Auclair
PGA.com
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Published: Saturday, July 16, 2016 | 12:15 p.m.

T.J. Auclair is a Senior Interactive Producer for PGA.com and has covered professional golf since 1998, traveling to over 60 major championships. You can follow him on Twitter, @tjauclair.


British Open: Tony Finau's near-ace at Postage Stamp turns ugly

Tony Finau
@TheOpen
The Postage Stamp -- playing just 100 yards on Saturday -- was not kind to Tony Finau. After what looked like a brilliant tee shot turned ugly in a matter of seconds.
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Published: Saturday, July 16, 2016 | 11:58 a.m.

T.J. Auclair is a Senior Interactive Producer for PGA.com and has covered professional golf since 1998, traveling to over 60 major championships. You can follow him on Twitter, @tjauclair.


British Open: World No. 1 Jason Day shanks shot at Royal Troon

Jason Day
@GolfChannel
It happens to all of us... even the No. 1 player in the world. Check out this shank that Jason Day hit in the third round of the Open Championship.
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Published: Saturday, July 16, 2016 | 9:02 a.m.

T.J. Auclair is a Senior Interactive Producer for PGA.com and has covered professional golf since 1998, traveling to over 60 major championships. You can follow him on Twitter, @tjauclair.


British Open: Brandt Snedeker chip goes sideways into TV tower

Brandt Snedeker
@GolfChannel
Attempting to pitch out back into the fairway, Brandt Snedeker's plan at the par-4 ninth on Saturday was derailed when the rough snagged his club and sent the ball directly into a TV tower.
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Published: Saturday, July 16, 2016 | 5:58 a.m.

T.J. Auclair is a Senior Interactive Producer for PGA.com and has covered professional golf since 1998, traveling to over 60 major championships. You can follow him on Twitter, @tjauclair.


British Open: Bubba Watson's sprinklerhead bank shot

Bubba Watson
@GolfChannel
Lots of fun stuff can happen in links golf -- like this fortuitous bounce Bubba Watson got after a not-so-great shot off the side of a sprinklerhead.
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Published: Saturday, July 16, 2016 | 5:30 a.m.

T.J. Auclair is a Senior Interactive Producer for PGA.com and has covered professional golf since 1998, traveling to over 60 major championships. You can follow him on Twitter, @tjauclair.


Challenge Tour player holes out for eagle on final hole, shoots 59

Nicolo Ravano
@Challenge_Tour
It's very rare to see a score of 59 in an 18-hole round of golf. On Friday, it happened in the rarest fashion ever when Challenge Tour player Nicolo Ravano holed out for eagle from the fairway on the final hole for his 12-under 59.
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Published: Friday, July 15, 2016 | 12:07 p.m.

T.J. Auclair is a Senior Interactive Producer for PGA.com and has covered professional golf since 1998, traveling to over 60 major championships. You can follow him on Twitter, @tjauclair.


British Open: Darren Clarke drops gum on green, picks it up, chews again

Darren Clarke
@GolfChannel
European Ryder Cup Captain Darren Clarke wasn't going to let a little grass and a little dirt get in the way of his piece of gum.
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Published: Friday, July 15, 2016 | 11:44 a.m.

T.J. Auclair is a Senior Interactive Producer for PGA.com and has covered professional golf since 1998, traveling to over 60 major championships. You can follow him on Twitter, @tjauclair.


British Open: Paul Casey 5 putts seventh hole at Royal Troon

Paul Casey
@GolfChannel
Ugh. Paul Casey turned what looked to be a routine par at Royal Troon's par-4 seventh hole into an ugly, 5-putt triple bogey in the second round of the Open Championship on Friday.
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Published: Friday, July 15, 2016 | 7:12 a.m.

T.J. Auclair is a Senior Interactive Producer for PGA.com and has covered professional golf since 1998, traveling to over 60 major championships. You can follow him on Twitter, @tjauclair.


British Open: Phil Mickelson nearly aces Royal Troon's 'Postage Stamp'

Phil Mickelson
@TheOpen
Phil Mickelson is on fire at Royal Troon. The five-time major champ missed an ace at the famed "Postage Stamp" by 2 inches, setting up a birdie for an early five-stroke lead in Round 2.
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Published: Friday, July 15, 2016 | 5:31 a.m.

T.J. Auclair is a Senior Interactive Producer for PGA.com and has covered professional golf since 1998, traveling to over 60 major championships. You can follow him on Twitter, @tjauclair.


British Open: 5 Reasons why older players can thrive

Tom Watson
USA Today Sports Images
When it comes to the British Open, it's not uncommon to see older players perform well. Why is that? Here are five reasons.
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Published: Thursday, July 14, 2016 | 8:48 a.m.

T.J. Auclair is a Senior Interactive Producer for PGA.com and has covered professional golf since 1998, traveling to over 60 major championships. You can follow him on Twitter, @tjauclair.


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