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Sandwich — 1949

Locke benefits from Bradshaw’s bottle incident

The 1949 Open at Royal St George’s will always be known for the battle Ireland’s Harry Bradshaw waged with a bottle. After an opening 68 he was playing steadily in the second round when he pushed his tee shot into the semi-rough to the right of the fifth fairway. B...

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Sandwich — 1949 Results

pos player ctry r1 r2 r3 r4 total
1 Bobby LOCKE RSA 69 76 68 70 283
2 Harry BRADSHAW IRL 68 77 68 70 283
3 Roberto DE VICENZO ARG 68 75 73 69 285
4 Sam KING GBR 71 69 74 72 286
4 Charlie WARD GBR 73 71 70 72 286
6 Arthur LEES GBR 74 70 72 71 287
6 Max FAULKNER ENG 71 71 71 74 287
8 Jimmy ADAMS GBR 67 77 72 72 288
8 Walter SMITHERS GBR 72 75 70 71 288
8 John FALLON GBR 69 75 72 72 288
 

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