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Birkdale — 1983

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The 1983 Open Championship was played at Royal Birkdale. In hot, dry conditions, American Craig Stadler took the first round lead with a course record 64. Three shots behind him were Tom Watson, Bernhard Langer and Bill Rogers. Englishman Nick ...

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Birkdale — 1983 Results

pos player ctry r1 r2 r3 r4 total
1 Tom WATSON USA 67 68 70 70 275
2 Hale IRWIN USA 69 68 72 67 276
2 Andy BEAN USA 70 69 70 67 276
4 Graham MARSH AUS 69 70 74 64 277
5 Lee TREVINO USA 69 66 73 70 278
6 Harold HENNING RSA 71 69 70 69 279
6 Seve BALLESTEROS ESP 71 71 69 68 279
8 Nick FALDO ENG 68 68 71 73 280
8 Bill ROGERS USA 67 71 73 69 280
8 Christy O'CONNOR JR IRL 72 69 71 68 280
 

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