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Rhein Gibson, Mr 55, can now focus on the British Open

Glenn Jackson Rhein Gibson doesn't mind talking about his famous 55 last year, but would prefer if his world record round does not define his career.

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Mr 55 record-holder Rhein Gibson bound for British Open

Equal fourth: Rhein Gibson tees off on Sunday.

Glenn Jackson, Sydney Rhein Gibson does not mind talking about his famous 55 last year.

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Zach Johnson leads British Open as Adam Scott enjoys solid start

Adam Scott.

Liam Fitzgibbon Adam Scott was the only Australian to break even par as American Zach Johnson seized a one-shot lead on day one of the British Open.

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British Open 2013 Round 1 results: Adam Scott unscathed, but Jason Day in doubt

Adam Scott.

Adam Scott emerged relatively unscathed on a fiery Muirfield afternoon as American Zach Johnson seized a one-shot lead in the British Open first round overnight.

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Campbell ready for British Open

MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - FEBRUARY 10:  Nikki Campbell of Australia plays a shot during day two of the 2012 Women's Australian Open at Royal Melbourne Golf Course on February 10, 2012 in Melbourne, Australia.  (Photo by Lucas Dawson/Getty Images) Pics to accompany women's golf yarn

Jon Tuxworth Canberra golfer Nikki Campbell has warmed up for the British Open in fine style, storming home in the final round to finish tied for 12th at the Ladies European Masters in England.

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Park gets third round of 74 in British Open

Tournament leader Morgan Pressel of the US plays her approach shot to the 15th green during the third round of the Women's British Open golf championship at St Andrews in Scotland on Sunday.

St Andrews, Scotland Bid to become first to win four straight professional majors in same season now "almost impossible".

Stacey Lewis captures British Open as Park flops

Stacy Lewis.

ST ANDREWS: Stacy Lewis's love affair with the Old Course continued at St Andrews on Sunday when she finished birdie, birdie to win the Women's British Open.

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Geoff Ogilvy makes the cut at the British Open

Geoff Ogilvy.

Geoff Ogilvy was in no mood to discuss a second-round performance he thought would send him packing British Open.

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British Open 2013: Adam Scott in contention as Westwood takes lead

Adam Scott.

Liam Fitzgibbon Adam Scott is strongly placed for another tilt at the Claret Jug while England's Lee Westwood will take a two-shot lead into the final round of the British Open.

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British Open 2013: Adam Scott falters again as Phil Mickelson wins

Adam Scott.

Liam Fitzgibbon Adam Scott suffered another painful British Open collapse as American Phil Mickelson came from the clouds to claim his fifth major golf title at Muirfield.

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Jones 'feeling good' about British Open

Sport. Professional golfer, Brendan Jones, gets in a bit of practice
and some time with his six year old son, Kieran, at the Royal Canberra
course before heading to Scotland for the British Open. July 12th.
2013 Canberra Times photograph by Graham Tidy.


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Lee Gaskin Walking Royal Canberra with son Kieran is a world away from what Brendan Jones will face at the British Open.

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Scott out to right his British Open wrong

Adam Scott

Gullane, Scotland A fully-focused Adam Scott is ready to exorcise the last of his British Open demons at Muirfield.

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Jones secures ticket to British Open with victory

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - DECEMBER 09:  Brendan Jones of Australia lines up a putt during round four of the 2012 Australian Open at The Lakes Golf Club on December 9, 2012 in Sydney, Australia.  (Photo by Mark Nolan/Getty Images)

Jon Tuxworth Brendan Jones with have another shot at a major title after his win at the Mizuno Open in Japan.

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British Open gets off to an eventful start

Miguel Angel Jimenez of Spain's cigar is placed by golf balls

Australian veteran Peter Senior opened with a double bogey as the 142nd British Open got off to an eventful start at Muirfield on Thursday.

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Daly pulls out of British Open

John Daly.

Los Angeles American forced to withdraw from major championship because of an elbow injury.

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Jones struggles as Zach Johnson leads British Open

GULLANE, SCOTLAND - JULY 18:  Brendan Jones of Australia hits his tee shot on the third hole during the first round of the 142nd Open Championship at Muirfield on July 18, 2013 in Gullane, Scotland.  (Photo by Andrew Redington/Getty Images)

Liam Fitzgibbon Canberra golfer Brendan Jones will need a strong second round to make the cut at the British Open in Scotland.

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Injured Tiger will rest until British Open

Tiger Woods.

Bethesda, Maryland World golf number one Tiger Woods will not defend his title next week at the US PGA National because of a strained left elbow after doctors advised him to rest before next month's British Open.

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Great Scott: Aussie Adam leads the way at British Open

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Richard Hinds Adam Scott turned 32 last Monday and, somewhat strangely, his parents gave him a golf bag. That is about the only thing that has not gone to plan for the Queenslander at Royal Lytham and St Annes so...

Birdie-birdie finish for Brendan Jones at British Open

Brendan Jones

David Polkinghorne Canberra’s Brendan Jones finished in a flurry of birdies to post a solid one-under par at the British Open this morning.

Frustrating day for Jones at British Open

Canberra's Brendan Jones had another frustrating day at the British Open, posting a two-over 72 to be five-over for the tournament.