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Ernie Els of South Africa kisses the Claret Jug after winning the 141st Open Championship at Royal Lytham & St. Annes Golf Club. (July 22, 2012)

British Open 2012

Scenes from the 2012 British Open at Royal Lytham & St. Annes.

Ernie Els of South Africa tosses his golf
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Ernie Els of South Africa tosses his golf ball to the gallery after a birdie putt on the 18th green during the final round of the 141st Open Championship. (July 12, 2012)

Tiger Woods of the United States hits a
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Tiger Woods of the United States hits a shot on the 16th hole during the final round of the 141st Open Championship. (July 22, 2012)

Adam Scott of Australia reacts to a missed
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Adam Scott of Australia reacts to a missed par putt on the 18th green during the final round of the 141st Open Championship. (July 22, 2012)

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Tiger Woods of the United States waves to
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Tiger Woods of the United States waves to the gallery on the 11th hole during the final round of the 141st Open Championship. (July 22, 2012)

New Open Champion Ernie Els of South Africa
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New Open Champion Ernie Els of South Africa speaks after receiving the Claret Jug after winning the 141st Open Championship. (July 22, 2012)

Adam Scott of Australia plays a fairway bunker
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Adam Scott of Australia plays a fairway bunker shot on the 18th hole during the final round of the 141st Open Championship at Royal Lytham & St. Annes Golf Club. (July 22, 2012)

The final leaderboard is seen after the final
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The final leaderboard is seen after the final round of the 141st Open Championship at Royal Lytham & St. Annes Golf Club. (July 22, 2012)

New Open Champion Ernie Els of South Africa
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New Open Champion Ernie Els of South Africa hugs with runner up Adam Scott of Australia after winning the 141st Open Championship at Royal Lytham & St. Annes Golf Club. (July 22, 2012)

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Ernie Els of South Africa poses with the
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Ernie Els of South Africa poses with the Claret Jug after winning the 141st Open Championship at Royal Lytham & St. Annes Golf Club. (July 22, 2012)

Ernie Els of South Africa kisses the Claret
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Ernie Els of South Africa kisses the Claret Jug after winning the 141st Open Championship at Royal Lytham & St. Annes Golf Club. (July 22, 2012)

Ernie Els of South Africa holds the Claret
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Ernie Els of South Africa holds the Claret Jug trophy after winning the British Open Golf Championship, and shakes hands with Adam Scott of Australia at Royal Lytham & St Annes golf club, Lytham St Annes, England. (July 22, 2012)

Ernie Els of South Africa holds the Claret
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Ernie Els of South Africa holds the Claret Jug trophy after winning the British Open Golf Championship, and stands with Adam Scott of Australia at Royal Lytham & St Annes golf club, Lytham St Annes, England. (July 22, 2012)

Ernie Els of South Africa holds up the
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Ernie Els of South Africa holds up the Claret Jug trophy after winning the British Open Golf Championship at Royal Lytham & St Annes golf club. (July 22, 2012)

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Adam Scott of Australia gestures on the 9th
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Adam Scott of Australia gestures on the 9th green during his final round on day four of the 2012 British Open Golf Championship at Royal Lytham and St Annes in Lytham, north-west England. (July 22, 2012)

Adam Scott of Australia reacts on the 5th
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Adam Scott of Australia reacts on the 5th green during his final round on day four of the 2012 British Open Golf Championship at Royal Lytham and St Annes in Lytham, north-west England. (July 22, 2012)

Adam Scott of Australia considers his putt on
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Adam Scott of Australia considers his putt on the 9th green during his final round on day four of the 2012 British Open Golf Championship at Royal Lytham and St Annes in Lytham, north-west England. (July 22, 2012)

Adam Scott of Australia watches his shot from
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Adam Scott of Australia watches his shot from the 9th tee during his final round on day four of the 2012 British Open Golf Championship at Royal Lytham and St Annes in Lytham, north-west England. (July 22, 2012)

Brandt Snedeker of the United States reacts after
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Brandt Snedeker of the United States reacts after his shot off the 11th tee during the third round. (July 21, 2012)

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Adam Scott of Australia misses a putt on
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Adam Scott of Australia misses a putt on the eighth green during the third round. (July 21, 2012)

Zach Johnson of the United States lines up
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Zach Johnson of the United States lines up a putt on the 16th green during the third round. (July 21, 2012)

Adam Scott of Australia reacts after putting on
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Adam Scott of Australia reacts after putting on the 15th green during the third round. (July 21, 2012)

Thorbjorn Olesen of Denmark lifts his hat on
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Thorbjorn Olesen of Denmark lifts his hat on the 18th green after completing the third round. (July 21, 2012)

Brandt Snedeker of the United States plays out
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Brandt Snedeker of the United States plays out of the rough on the 14th hole during the third round. (July 21, 2012)

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Brandt Snedeker of the United States reacts after
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Brandt Snedeker of the United States reacts after a birdie on the 18th green during the third round. (July 21, 2012)

Graeme McDowell of Northern Ireland plays a shot
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Graeme McDowell of Northern Ireland plays a shot off the 18th tee during the third round. (July 21, 2012)

Tiger Woods of the United States lines up
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Tiger Woods of the United States lines up a putt on the 15th green during the third round. (July 21, 2012)

Adam Scott of Australia putts on the 16th
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Adam Scott of Australia putts on the 16th green during the third round. (July 21, 2012)

Ernie Els of South Africa plays a shot
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Ernie Els of South Africa plays a shot off the first tee during the third round. (July 21, 2012)

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Thomas Aiken of South Africa hits a shot
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Thomas Aiken of South Africa hits a shot off the first tee in the third round. (July 21, 2012)

Luke Donald of England reacts after putting on
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Luke Donald of England reacts after putting on the fourth green at Royal Lytham & St Annes golf club during the second round of the British Open Golf Championship, Lytham St Annes, England. (July 20, 2012)

Toru Taniguchi of Japan jumps to get a
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Toru Taniguchi of Japan jumps to get a better view on the 6th hole during his second round on day two of the 2012 British Open Golf Championship at Royal Lytham and St Annes in Lytham, north-west England, on July 20, 2012. AFP PHOTO / GLYN KIRKGLYN KIRK/AFP/GettyImages

Anders Hansen of Denmark watches his shot from
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Anders Hansen of Denmark watches his shot from the 5th tee during his second round on day two of the 2012 British Open Golf Championship at Royal Lytham and St Annes in Lytham, north-west England, on July 20, 2012. AFP PHOTO / GLYN KIRKGLYN KIRK/AFP/GettyImages

Louis Oosthuizen of South Africa reacts to his
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Louis Oosthuizen of South Africa reacts to his wayward shot on the 4th tee during his second round on day two of the 2012 British Open Golf Championship at Royal Lytham and St Annes in Lytham, north-west England, on July 20, 2012. AFP PHOTO / PETER MUHLYPETER MUHLY/AFP/GettyImages

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Geoff Ogilvy of Australia watches his shot from
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Geoff Ogilvy of Australia watches his shot from the 5th tee during his second round on day two of the 2012 British Open Golf Championship at Royal Lytham and St Annes in Lytham, north-west England, on July 20, 2012. AFP PHOTO / GLYN KIRKGLYN KIRK/AFP/GettyImages

Prayad Marksaeng of Thailand watches his shot from
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Prayad Marksaeng of Thailand watches his shot from the 4th tee during his second round on day two of the 2012 British Open Golf Championship at Royal Lytham and St Annes in Lytham, north-west England, on July 20, 2012. AFP PHOTO / PETER MUHLYPETER MUHLY/AFP/GettyImages

Spectators wearing comical hats watch the play on
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Spectators wearing comical hats watch the play on day two of the 2012 British Open Golf Championship at Royal Lytham and St Annes in Lytham, north-west England. (July 20, 2012)

Anirban Lahiri of India watches his shot from
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Anirban Lahiri of India watches his shot from the 4th tee during his second round on day two of the 2012 British Open Golf Championship at Royal Lytham and St Annes in Lytham, north-west England, on July 20, 2012. AFP PHOTO / PETER MUHLYPETER MUHLY/AFP/GettyImages

Morten Orum Madsen of Denmark watches his shot
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Morten Orum Madsen of Denmark watches his shot from the 4th tee during his second round on day two of the 2012 British Open Golf Championship at Royal Lytham and St Annes in Lytham, north-west England, on July 20, 2012. AFP PHOTO / PETER MUHLYPETER MUHLY/AFP/GettyImages

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Rickie Fowler of the United States prepares to
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Rickie Fowler of the United States prepares to putt on the 12th green at Royal Lytham & St Annes golf club during the second round of the British Open Golf Championship, Lytham St Annes, England, Friday, July 20, 2012. (AP Photo/Tim Hales)

Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland plays a shot
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Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland plays a shot off the 11th tee at Royal Lytham & St Annes golf club during the second round of the British Open Golf Championship, Lytham St Annes, England, Friday, July 20, 2012. (AP Photo/Tim Hales)

Bubba Watson of the United States plays a
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Bubba Watson of the United States plays a shot off the fifth tee at Royal Lytham & St Annes golf club during the first round of the British Open Golf Championship, Lytham St Annes, England, Thursday, July 19, 2012. (AP Photo/Tim Hales)

Adam Scott, right, and his caddie Steve Williams
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Adam Scott, right, and his caddie Steve Williams walk down the 6th fairway during the first round of the 2012 British Open at Royal Lytham & St Anne's in Lytham, England. (July 19, 2012)

Graeme McDowell of Northern Ireland watches his shot
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Graeme McDowell of Northern Ireland watches his shot from the 5th tee during his first round on the opening day of the 2012 British Open Golf Championship at Royal Lytham & St Anne's in Lytham, north-west England, on July 19, 2012. AFP PHOTO / GLYN KIRKGLYN KIRK/AFP/GettyImages

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Bubba Watson of the United States walks to
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Bubba Watson of the United States walks to the 11th tee at Royal Lytham & St Annes golf club during the first round of the British Open Golf Championship, Lytham St Annes, England, Thursday, July 19, 2012. (AP Photo/Tim Hales)

Matt Kuchar of the US gestures on the
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Matt Kuchar of the US gestures on the 6th fairway during his first round on the opening day of the 2012 British Open Golf Championship at Royal Lytham & St Anne's in Lytham, north-west England, on July 19, 2012. AFP PHOTO / GLYN KIRKGLYN KIRK/AFP/GettyImages

Tiger Woods of the US lines up a
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Tiger Woods of the US lines up a putt on the 13th green during his first round on the opening day of the 2012 British Open Golf Championship at Royal Lytham & St Anne's in Lytham, north-west England, on July 19, 2012. AFP PHOTO / GLYN KIRKGLYN KIRK/AFP/GettyImages

Adam Scott of Australia waits to putt on
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Adam Scott of Australia waits to putt on the 18th with his caddie Steve Williams at Royal Lytham & St Annes golf club during the first round of the British Open Golf Championship, Lytham St Annes, England, Thursday, July 19, 2012. (AP Photo/Tim Hales)

General view of the 13th green on the
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General view of the 13th green on the opening day of the 2012 British Open Golf Championship at Royal Lytham & St Anne's in Lytham, north-west England, on July 19, 2012. AFP PHOTO / GLYN KIRKGLYN KIRK/AFP/GettyImages

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Darren Clarke of Northern Ireland chips out of
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Darren Clarke of Northern Ireland chips out of a bunker onto the 13th green during his first round on the opening day of the 2012 British Open Golf Championship at Royal Lytham & St Anne's in Lytham, north-west England, on July 19, 2012. AFP PHOTO / GLYN KIRKGLYN KIRK/AFP/GettyImages

Tiger Woods of the United States plays out
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Tiger Woods of the United States plays out of the rough on the 15th hole at Royal Lytham & St Annes golf club during the first round of the British Open Golf Championship, Lytham St Annes, England, Thursday, July 19, 2012. (AP Photo/Peter Morrison)

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