2016 Open Final Round Gallery

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2016 Open Final Round Gallery

What a final round at the Open Championship

2016 Open Final Round

Rory McIlroy ackowledging the fans. (GLYN KIRK/AFP/Getty Images)
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2016 Open Final Round

Rory McIlroy ackowledging the fans. (GLYN KIRK/AFP/Getty Images)

2016 Open Final Round

Beef was capturing hearts. (Photo by Stuart Franklin/Getty Images)
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2016 Open Final Round

Beef was capturing hearts. (Photo by Stuart Franklin/Getty Images)

2016 Open Final Round

Rory McIlroy shot a 67 to end in T5th at 4-under. (Photo by Andrew Redington/Getty Images)
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2016 Open Final Round

Rory McIlroy shot a 67 to end in T5th at 4-under. (Photo by Andrew Redington/Getty Images)

2016 Open Final Round

Johnston ended in 8th place at 3-under after a 2-over 73 (Photo by Stuart Franklin/Getty Images)
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2016 Open Final Round

Johnston ended in 8th place at 3-under after a 2-over 73 (Photo by Stuart Franklin/Getty Images)

2016 Open Final Round

Fourth placed Steve Stricker (-5) and third placed JB Holmes (-6) walking up to the 18th green. (GLYN KIRK/AFP/Getty Images)
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2016 Open Final Round

Fourth placed Steve Stricker (-5) and third placed JB Holmes (-6) walking up to the 18th green. (GLYN KIRK/AFP/Getty Images)

2016 Open Final Round

Stenson tees off 15. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)
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2016 Open Final Round

Stenson tees off 15. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

2016 Open Final Round

Mickelson and Stenson deep in battle. (Photo by Matthew Lewis/Getty Images)
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2016 Open Final Round

Mickelson and Stenson deep in battle. (Photo by Matthew Lewis/Getty Images)

2016 Open Final Round

Mickelson congratulates the the Ice Man. (BEN STANSALL/AFP/Getty Images)
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2016 Open Final Round

Mickelson congratulates the the Ice Man. (BEN STANSALL/AFP/Getty Images)

2016 Open Final Round

Player and caddie embrace. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)
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2016 Open Final Round

Player and caddie embrace. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

2016 Open Final Round

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2016 Open Final Round

2016 Open Final Round

Stenson with the Claret Jug. (BEN STANSALL/AFP/Getty Images)
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2016 Open Final Round

Stenson with the Claret Jug. (BEN STANSALL/AFP/Getty Images)

2010 Open Final Round

A brilliant 145th Open Championship is concluded.
(Image credit: Stuart Franklin)

2010 Open Final Round

A brilliant 145th Open Championship is concluded.

Elliott Heath
Elliott Heath

Elliott Heath is our Senior Staff Writer and has been with Golf Monthly since early 2016. He graduated in Sports Journalism in 2016 and currently manages the Golf Monthly news, courses and travel sections as well as our large Facebook, Twitter and Instagram pages. Elliott has interviewed some huge names in the golf world including Sergio Garcia, Thomas Bjorn, Bernd Wiesberger and Scotty Cameron as well as a number of professionals on the DP World and PGA Tours. He has also covered three Open Championships on-site including at Carnoustie in 2018 when he was inside the ropes with Tiger Woods. He has played 31 of our Top 100 golf courses, with his favourites being both Sunningdales, Woodhall Spa, Old Head and Alwoodley. He currently plays at West Byfleet Golf Club in Surrey, where his handicap index floats between 3-5. His golfing highlight is making albatross on the 9th hole on the Hotchkin Course at Woodhall Spa, and he has made one hole-in-one.


Elliott is currently playing:


Driver: Honma TR20

3 wood: TaylorMade SIM2 Max

Hybrid: TaylorMade SIM Max

Irons: Mizuno MP5

Wedges: Titleist Vokey Design

Putter: Odyssey White Hot OG #5

Ball: Titleist Pro V1x