Months of outrage and disharmony has ripped men’s golf at the seams but, if only for four days, everything stood still for the 150th Open Championship at the home of golf, St Andrews.
After all, everything had come to this, as the event’s tagline claimed.
That ‘this’ proved to be a reserved 28-year-old from Queensland lifting the Claret Jug, at the end of one of golf’s most momentous weeks, will feel surreal for a nation harbouring more pain than glory in modern men’s major history.
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