British Open: Oosthuizen scores ace at Royal Troon's 14th hole

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For the second time in three major championships this season, South Africa's Louis Oosthuizen has recorded a hole-in-one. Here's his latest from Thursday on the 14th hole at Royal Troon in the first round of the British Open.
By T.J. Auclair
PGA.com
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Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Thursday, July 14, 2016 | 7:01 a.m.

Louis Oosthuizen is making holes in one at majors a "thing."

Back in April in the final round of the Masters, the 2010 British Open Champion did this on the par-3 16th -- a unique, bank-shot ace:

 

 

Playing the 178-yard, par-3 14th hole at Royal Troon in the first round of the British Open on Thursday, Oosthuizen did this with a 6-iron for the first ace at Royal Troon since 1997:

 

 

 

 

Are you kidding me? Two aces in three majors this season?

Wow.

The ace pulled Oosthuizen back to even par for the day.

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.