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1997-98 PGA Majors British Open

Edition:127th
Dates:July 16?19
Site:Royal Birkdale GC, Southport, England
Par:35-35?70 (7018 yards)
Purse:$2,750,000
1234TotEarnings
1Mark O'Meara72-68-72-68?280$492,000
Brian Watts68-69-73-70?280308,320
3Tiger Woods65-73-77-66?281221,400
4Jesper Parnevik68-72-72-70?282125,733
Jim Furyk70-70-72-70?282125,733
Justin Rose72-66-75-69?282amateur
Raymond Russell68-73-75-66?282125,733
8Davis Love III67-73-77-68?28581,180
9Cosstantino Rocca72-74-70-70?28669,994
Thomas Bjorn68-71-76-71?28669,994
Note: O'Meara won by 2 strokes in a 4-hole playoff.
Early round leaders: 1st? John Huston and Woods (65); 2nd? Watts (137); 3rd? Watts (210).
Top amateur: Rose (282).

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