Lose it in standings on final day British Open, final victory Spieth

Lose it in standings on final day British Open, final victory Spieth

Joost Luiten has Sunday the chance of a good ranking at the British Open, will be forfeited. The Dutchman closed the final round with 73 strokes. After that score dropped he at the 44th place in the standings.

Luiten began the final round as the number eighteen of the players. He hoped for a place in the top ten, but had his worst round of the tournament at Royal Birkdale.

After nine holes was the Dutchman already been to the thirtieth place failed. In the second series of nine holes, he made three bogeys and one birdie, which he is on three over par came out.

The 31-year-old Luiten opened Thursday with a score of 68 strokes. “You want to rise on Sunday, and if you than three strokes over par it is a disappointment”, he concluded on


The 146e edition of the British Open was won by Jordan Spieth. The 23-year-old American, who as a leader the final day, went in, came out on a total of 268 strokes, twelve under par.

Spieth put his last round in 69 strokes and kept his compatriot Matt Kuchar three strokes. He won for the third time in a majortoernooi, after he two years ago both the Masters and the US Open to his name, wrote.

Last year picked up Henrik Stenson the title. The Swede had to have a score of 277 strokes to settle with the shared eleventh place.

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