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Morikawa wins British Open for 2nd major at age 24

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Morikawa wins British Open for second significant at age 24

SANDWICH, EnglandCollin Morikawa won the British Open on his web links launching and also ended up being the initial gamer to record 2 various majors at the initial effort.

The 24-year-old American gathered a bogey-free, 4-under 66 Sunday for a two-shot success over Jordan Spieth to comply with up his success finally year’s PGA Champion on launching, simply 11 months earlier.

This time around he did it before a group, with 32,000 viewers at Royal St. George’s on a day of spotless climate to witness a Californian making a historical beginning to his profession in the majors. Morikawa is the initial gamer given that Bobby Jones in 1926 to win 2 majors in 8 or less beginnings, and also his total amount of 15-under 265 was a 72-hole document rating at the Sandwich web links.

He made 3 straight birdies from the 7th opening to surpass Louis Oosthuizen, that was looking for a wire-to-wire win and also a 2nd red container, and after that made essential the same level conserves at Nos. 10 and also 15, pumping his initial after both. A birdie putt up and also over a ridge on the 14th environment-friendly provided him a two-stroke benefit he never ever shed.

By making the same level at the last adhering to a tension-free stroll to praise – and after that an applause – down the 18th fairway, Morikawa didn’t go down a shot in his last 31 openings on a training course that has actually confused most of the globe’s best gamers due to its wacky bounces and also swelling fairways.

Even more exceptional was this was his initially web links examination.

Oosthuizen, the 2010 Open champ and also jogger up at the last 2 majors, had an additional near miss out on in an occupation packed with them. He never ever recouped from shedding his lead – for the very first time given that the 12th opening on Friday – after making bogey by striking from one shelter to an additional at the par-5 7th opening, and also shot 71.

He linked for 3rd location with Jon Rahm (66).

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