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Muirfield — 1959

Player wins his first major title

The 1959 Open at Muirfield marked the emergence of Gary Player as a world-class golfer, launching a career that encompassed nine major titles. In a 20-year span he captured all four of the Grand Slam events. A victory at Muirfield looked highly unlikely at the start of the final day’s ...

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Muirfield — 1959 Results

pos player ctry r1 r2 r3 r4 total
1 Gary PLAYER RSA 75 71 70 68 284
2 Fred BULLOCK GBR 68 70 74 74 286
2 Flory VAN DONCK BEL 70 70 73 73 286
4 Syd SCOTT GBR 73 70 73 71 287
5 Christy O'CONNOR SR IRL 73 74 72 69 288
5 John PANTON GBR 72 72 71 73 288
5 Sam KING GBR 70 74 68 76 288
5 Robert Reid JACK (A) GBR 71 75 68 74 288
9 Leopoldo RUIZ ARG 72 74 69 74 289
9 Dai REES GBR 73 73 69 74 289
 

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