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Golf's Top 10 Final Rounds

Golf's Top 10 Final Rounds
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Jordan Spieth rallied to reclaim his lead in winning this year’s British Open.
Some of the most epic acts in golf have been played on the grand stage of the final round
When Jordan Spieth won the British Open in dramatic fashion this summer at Royal Birkdale, were you thinking of his splendid opening-round-score of 65? Jack Nicklaus won his final major at the 1986 Masters, but do you remember what he shot in his opening round? Or the score for Arnold Palmer on the first day at the 1960 U.S. Open at Cherry Hills in Denver, the only U.S. Open the great Palmer ever won?  Greatness in golf is defined by multiple victories in the game’s major championships. The Masters, U.S. Open, British Open and PGA Championship sit as icons atop golf’s tournament pyramid, and those players who win multiple titles are adorned with the respect and …
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