PodcastJuly 17, 2016

Golf Digest Podcast: Wrapping up an electric final round at Royal Troon

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R&A via Getty ImagesTROON, SCOTLAND - JULY 17: Henrik Stenson of Sweden lifts the Claret Jug on the 18th green following his victory during the final round on day four of the 145th Open Championship at Royal Troon on July 17, 2016 in Troon, Scotland. (Photo by Ross Kinnaird/R&A/R&A via Getty Images)

History will be the ultimate judge of where Henrik Stenson's final round of the Open Championship ranks among the great closing 18s in golf history, just as it will determine where the duel between Stenson and Phil Mickelson counts among the game's reat major battles.

But in the immediate aftermath, it was apparent we were witness to something special. That sentiment was shared by our Golf Digest Podcast panel of editors Alex Myers, Steve Hennessey, and Geoff Shackelford, who were on hand at Troon to offer their takes of this dramatic day in the game's oldest championship.


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