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In 1970, The Open Championship was played at St Andrews . The Open Championship was also played here in:

St Andrews — 1970

Missed putt gives Nicklaus his play-off chance

Two putts from above and beyond the hole were all that stood between Doug Sanders and victory in the 1970 Open. A fine save from the Road Hole bunker at the 17th had left him needing a simple four at the final hole to edge out Jack Nicklaus by a single stroke. His flight...

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St Andrews — 1970 Results

pos player ctry r1 r2 r3 r4 total
1 Jack NICKLAUS USA 68 69 73 73 283
2 Doug SANDERS USA 68 71 71 73 283
3 Harold HENNING RSA 67 72 73 73 285
3 Lee TREVINO USA 68 68 72 77 285
5 Tony JACKLIN ENG 67 70 73 76 286
6 Peter OOSTERHUIS GBR 73 69 69 76 287
6 Neil COLES ENG 65 74 72 76 287
8 Hugh JACKSON GBR 69 72 73 74 288
9 Tommy HORTON ENG 66 73 75 75 289
9 Peter THOMSON AUS 68 74 73 74 289
 

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