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Tiger Woods of the United States plays a shot on the 12th fairway during the last day of practice ahead of the 2013 British Open. (July 17, 2013)

2013 British Open practice rounds

Photos from the 2013 British Open Golf Championship practice rounds at Muirfield Golf Course in Gullane, Scotland.

Tiger Woods of the United States plays a
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Tiger Woods of the United States plays a shot on the 12th fairway during the last day of practice ahead of the 2013 British Open. (July 17, 2013)

Tiger Woods of the United States plays a
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Tiger Woods of the United States plays a shot from a bunker onto the 11th green during the last day of practice ahead of the 2013 British Open. (July 17, 2013)

England's Nick Faldo plays a shot from a
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England's Nick Faldo plays a shot from a bunker on the 12th green during the last day of a practice session ahead of the 2013 British Open. (July 17, 2013)

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Tiger Woods of the United States plays a
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Tiger Woods of the United States plays a shot from a bunker onto the 11th green during the last day of practice ahead of the 2013 British Open. (July 17, 2013)

Phil Mickelson of the United States looks at
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Phil Mickelson of the United States looks at the 12th green during the last day of a practice session ahead of the 2013 British Open. (July 17, 2013)

England's Justin Rose plays a putt on the
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England's Justin Rose plays a putt on the 11th green during the last day of a practice session ahead of the 2013 British Open. (July 17, 2013)

Phil Mickelson of the United States, left, speaks
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Phil Mickelson of the United States, left, speaks with his caddie Jim Mackay as they stand on the 17th green during the last day of practice ahead of the 2013 British Open. (July 17, 2013)

Phil Mickelson of the United States putts on
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Phil Mickelson of the United States putts on the 17th green during the last day of practice ahead of the 2013 British Open. (July 17, 2013)

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Webb Simpson of the United States hits a
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Webb Simpson of the United States hits a shot from a bunker on the 12th hole during the last day of practice ahead of the 2013 British Open. (July 17, 2013)

England's Justin Rose watches his drive from the
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England's Justin Rose watches his drive from the 14th tee during the last day of practice ahead of the 2013 British Open. (July 17, 2013)

Tiger Woods of the United States plays a
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Tiger Woods of the United States plays a shot off the 15th tee during a practice round for the British Open. (July 17, 2013)

Japan's Hiroyuki Fujita plays a shot from a
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Japan's Hiroyuki Fujita plays a shot from a bunker onto the 3rd green during the last day of practice ahead of the 2013 British Open. (July 17, 2013)

Japan's Hideki Matsuyama watches his drive on the
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Japan's Hideki Matsuyama watches his drive on the fourth tee during the last day of practice ahead of the 2013 British Open. (July 17, 2013)

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Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland speaks during a
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Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland speaks during a press conference ahead of the British Open. (July 17, 2013)

Japan's Hideki Matsuyama watches his drive on the
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Japan's Hideki Matsuyama watches his drive on the third tee during the last day of practice ahead of the 2013 British Open. (July 17, 2013)

Sweden's Niclas Fasth watches his drive from the
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Sweden's Niclas Fasth watches his drive from the sixth tee during the last day of practice ahead of the 2013 British Open. (July 17, 2013)

Scotland's Lloyd Saltman watches his drive from the
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Scotland's Lloyd Saltman watches his drive from the third tee during the last day of practice ahead of the 2013 British Open. (July 17, 2013)

Spain's Sergio Garcia putts on the 12th green
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Spain's Sergio Garcia putts on the 12th green during the last day of practice ahead of the 2013 British Open. (July 17, 2013)

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Spain's Miguel Angel Jimenez walks across the 12th
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Spain's Miguel Angel Jimenez walks across the 12th fairway during the last day of practice ahead of the 2013 British Open. (July 17, 2013)

Geoff Ogilvy of Australia plays a shot off
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Geoff Ogilvy of Australia plays a shot off the third tee during a practice round ahead of the British Open. (July 17, 2013)

England's Jimmy Mullen tees off on the fourth
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England's Jimmy Mullen tees off on the fourth hole during the last day of practice ahead of the 2013 British Open. (July 17, 2013)

South Korea's KJ Choi plays a shot from
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South Korea's KJ Choi plays a shot from a bunker onto the third green during the last day of practice ahead of the 2013 British Open. (July 17, 2013)

Tom Watson of the United States plays a
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Tom Watson of the United States plays a shot off the third tee during a practice round for the British Open. (July 17, 2013)

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Angel Cabrera of Argentina collects his ball after
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Angel Cabrera of Argentina collects his ball after putting on the second green during a practice round for the British Open. (July 17, 2013)

Marcel Siem of Germany plays out of the
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Marcel Siem of Germany plays out of the bunker on the second hole during a practice round for the British Open. (July 17, 2013)

Matthew Fitzpatrick of England plays a shot off
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Matthew Fitzpatrick of England plays a shot off the third tee during a practice round for the British Open. (July 17, 2013)

A picture shows signs at Muirfield golf course
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A picture shows signs at Muirfield golf course a day ahead of the 2013 British Open. (July 17, 2013)

Hiroyuki Fujita of Japan plays a shot off
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Hiroyuki Fujita of Japan plays a shot off the seventh tee during a practice round for the British Open. (July 17, 2013)

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Kate Aiken, wife of Thomas Aiken of South
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Kate Aiken, wife of Thomas Aiken of South Africa, reacts during a practice round ahead of the British Open. (July 17, 2013)

Argentina's Angel Cabrera putts on the sixth green
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Argentina's Angel Cabrera putts on the sixth green during the last day of practice ahead of the 2013 British Open. (July 17, 2013)

A marshall stands in front of a sign
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A marshall stands in front of a sign during the last day of practice ahead of the 2013 British Open. (July 17, 2013)

England's Luke Donald putts on the 12th green
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England's Luke Donald putts on the 12th green during the last day of practice ahead of the 2013 British Open. (July 17, 2013)

Graeme McDowell of Northern Ireland walks onto the
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Graeme McDowell of Northern Ireland walks onto the 16th green during a practice round ahead of the British Open. (July 17, 2013)

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Ian Poulter of England signs autographs for fans
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Ian Poulter of England signs autographs for fans during a practice round ahead of the British Open. (July 17, 2013)

Darren Clarke of Northern Ireland plays a shot
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Darren Clarke of Northern Ireland plays a shot during a practice round ahead of the 2013 British Open. The British Open begins on Thursday, July 18. (July 14, 2013)

Tiger Woods of the U.S. plays a shot
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Tiger Woods of the U.S. plays a shot during a practice round ahead of the 2013 British Open. (July 14, 2013)

Tiger Woods of the United States gestures during
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Tiger Woods of the United States gestures during his practice round ahead of the 2013 British Open. (July 14, 2013)

United States golfer Tiger Woods, left, watches his
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United States golfer Tiger Woods, left, watches his putt on the second green as caddy Joe LaCava looks on during a practice round for the 2013 British Open. (July 14, 2013)

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A general view of the clubhouse ahead of the 2013 British Open. (July 14, 2013)

United States golfer Jason Day plays a shot
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United States golfer Jason Day plays a shot during a practice round ahead of the 2013 British Open. (July 14, 2013)

German golfer Martin Kaymer watches his iron shot
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German golfer Martin Kaymer watches his iron shot on the practice ground during practice for the 2013 British Open. (July 14, 2013)

German golfer Martin Kaymer is interviewed on the
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German golfer Martin Kaymer is interviewed on the practice grounds during practice for the 2013 British Open. (July 14, 2013)

Northern Ireland golfer Darren Clarke watches his iron
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Northern Ireland golfer Darren Clarke watches his iron shot on the practice ground during practice for the 2013 British Open. (July 14, 2013)

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Lee Westwood of England plays a shot during
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Lee Westwood of England plays a shot during a practice round ahead of the British Open. (July 15, 2013)

Tiger Woods and his girlfriend, American skier Lindsey
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Tiger Woods and his girlfriend, American skier Lindsey Vonn, are seen together during a practice round ahead of the 2013 British Open. (July 15, 2013)

Rory McIlroy, pictured, shrugged off a suggestion from
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Rory McIlroy, pictured, shrugged off a suggestion from the six-time major champion to spend more time concentrating on golf, saying Wednesday that Nick Faldo "should know how hard this game is at times." (July 14, 2013)

Australia's Adam Scott putts on the sixth green
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Australia's Adam Scott putts on the sixth green during a practice round for the 2013 British Open. (July 15, 2013)

Danny Willett of England plays a shot during
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Danny Willett of England plays a shot during a practice round ahead of the 2013 British Open. (July 15, 2013)

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Nick Faldo of England gestures during a practice
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Nick Faldo of England gestures during a practice round ahead of the 2013 British Open. (July 15, 2013)

England's Lee Westwood putts on the eighth green
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England's Lee Westwood putts on the eighth green ahead of the 2013 British Open. (July 15, 2013)

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