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1984 British Open

 

The 1984 British Open was the 113rd time the tournament was played.

Winner: Seve Ballesteros, 276

Where it was played: The Old Course at St. Andrews, Scotland

Tournament dates: July 19-22, 1984

Leader after first round: Bill Longmuir, Greg Norman and Peter Jacobsen, 67

Leader after second round: Ian Baker-Finch, 134

Leader after third round: Ian Baker-Finch and Tom Watson, 205

Notable Notes: Going for his third consecutive win at the British Open, Tom Watson carded a 66 in the third-round to vault up the leaderboard to a share of the lead with Ian Baker-Finch. In the final round, Baker-Finch fell away with a 79. And Seve Ballesteros moved to the victory by shooting 69. Watson's chances ended with a bogey on the 17th hole, and he finished tied for second with Bernhard Langer.

Final Scores
Seve Ballesteros 69-68-70-69--276
Bernhard Langer 71-68-68-71--278
Tom Watson 71-68-66-73--278
Fred Couples 70-69-74-68--281
Lanny Wadkins 70-69-73-69--281
Nick Faldo 69-68-76-69--282
Greg Norman 67-74-74-67--282
Mark McCumber 74-67-72-70--283
Hugh Baiocchi 72-70-70-72--284
Ian Baker-Finch 68-66-71-79--284
Graham Marsh 70-74-73-67--284
Ronan Rafferty 74-72-67-71--284
Sam Torrance 74-74-66-70--284
Andy Bean 72-69-75-69--285
Bill Bergin 75-73-66-71--285
Ken Brown 74-71-72-68--285
Hale Irwin 75-68-70-72--285
Sandy Lyle 75-71-72-67--285
Peter Senior 74-70-70-71--285
Lee Trevino 70-67-75-73--285
Fuzzy Zoeller 71-72-71-71--285
Ben Crenshaw 72-75-70-69--286
Peter Jacobsen 67-73-73-73--286
Tom Kite 69-71-74-72--286
Gil Morgan 71-71-71-73--286
Corey Pavin 71-74-72-69--286
Paul Way 73-72-69-72--286
Terry Gale 71-74-72-70--287
Jaime Gonzalez 69-71-76-71--287
Craig Stadler 75-70-70-72--287
Ross Drummond 77-71-69-71--288
Bernard Gallacher 70-74-72-72--288
Johnny Miller 75-71-70-72--288
Jack Nicklaus 76-72-68-72--288
Philip Parkin 73-73-73-69--288
Jose Maria Canizares 70-71-72-76--289
David Dunk 71-72-73-73--289
Jay Haas 73-71-73-72--289
Jimmy Heggarty 71-74-72-72--289
Gavin Levenson 74-70-73-72--289
Ewen Murray 72-74-71-72--289
Tommy Nakajima 70-71-74-74--289
Manuel Pinero 71-71-76-71--289
Mark James 70-73-72-75--290
Martin Poxon 70-74-73-73--290
Nick Price 74-73-72-71--290
Isao Aoki 71-74-73-73--291
Manuel Calero 75-72-72-72--291
Roger Chapman 72-74-70-75--291
Bob Charles 75-73-70-73--291
David Frost 76-72-70-73--291
Richard Boxall 71-74-73-74--292
John Chillas 71-72-75-74--292
Howard Clark 74-74-71-73--292
Bill Longmuir 67-71-79-76--293
Malcolm Mackenzie 72-72-74-75--293
Emilio Rodriguez 74-74-69-76--293
David J. Russell 73-74-71-75--293
Saburo Fujiki 72-73-74-75--294
John Garner 74-71-74-76--295
Gary Koch 75-73-70-77--295
Rick Hartmann 70-73-76-77--296
Joe Ozaki 72-76-70-78--296

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