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Most Consecutive British Open Victories

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Who holds the record for the most consecutive British Open victories?

Trivia Question Answer

With four in a row from 1868 to 1872 (the tournament was not played in 1871), Young Tom Morris holds the record for the most consecutive British Open Victories. He is followed by three golfers who won three in a row:

  • Jamie Anderson, 1877-79
  • Bob Ferguson, 1880-82
  • Peter Thomson, 1954-56

British Open Lowest Score to Par

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In the Open Championship (The British Open or simply The Open), what was the lowest winning score in relation to par ever recorded?

Trivia Question Answer

In 2000 at Old Course at St Andrews in St Andrews, Scotland Tiger Woods set the record for the lowest winning score in relation to par with a 19 under par victory.