R&A adopt three-hole playoff for Royal Portrush

R&A adopt three-hole playoff for Royal Portrush

The R&A have broken from a 40-year tradition to adopt a three-hole play-off should one be required at this year’s 148th Open Championship at Royal Portrush.The play-off would take place at the par-4 1st hole, the par-3 13th and the par-4 18th. Royal Portrush Golf ClubIf any players are still level after those three holes, the winner of the Claret Jug will be decided by a sudden death play-off.Since 1989 when American Mark Calcavecchia defeated the Australian duo of Greg Norman and Wayne Grady...

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