British Open Championship Trivia: Quiz!

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British Open Championship Trivia: Quiz!

The British Open Championship is the eldest golf tournament globally, and it is one of the most respected British past times. It was established in 1860, and it was initially held at the Prestwick Golf Club in Scotland. It is called “open” because it is open to all professional and amateur golfers. This quiz is a hole-in-one for those who want to know about the British Open Championship.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which course has hosted the most British Opens?
    • A. 

      Prestwick

    • B. 

      St. Andrews

    • C. 

      Muirfield

    • D. 

      Corkscrew Links

  • 2. 
    Who set the record for lowest score to par in the British Open?
    • A. 

      Tiger Woods

    • B. 

      Nick Faldo

    • C. 

      Padraig Harrington

    • D. 

      Jack Nicklaus

  • 3. 
    Tom Watson won the British Open on every Scottish links course in the modern rotation except which one?
    • A. 

      St. Andrews

    • B. 

      Royal Troon

    • C. 

      Muirfield

  • 4. 
    When John Daly played in the British Open at St. Andrews in 1995, he was:
    • A. 

      On his way to missing his 10th straight cut.

    • B. 

      On his way to winning PGA Tour comeback player of the year.

    • C. 

      On the wagon.

    • D. 

      Drunk as a monkey.

  • 5. 
    On what course was the British Open played for the first 12 years?
    • A. 

      Prestwick

    • B. 

      St. Andrews

    • C. 

      Musselburgh

    • D. 

      Carnostie

  • 6. 
    Who was the first British Open champion at St. Andrews?
    • A. 

      Old Tom Morris

    • B. 

      Young Tom Morris

    • C. 

      Tom Kidd

    • D. 

      Donald Ross

  • 7. 
    Name the player whom Jack Nicklaus beat in a playoff to win his first British Open at St. Andrews.
    • A. 

      Doug Sanders

    • B. 

      Simon Owen

    • C. 

      Lee Trevino

    • D. 

      Arnold Palmer

  • 8. 
    What was unusual about Tiger Woods's first British Open victory at St. Andrews?
    • A. 

      He didn't hit into a single bunker over 72 holes.

    • B. 

      He didn't have a three-putt for the entire tournament.

    • C. 

      He wore a green shirt on Sunday.

    • D. 

      He partied every night with known porn stars.

  • 9. 
    Arnold Palmer created the modern Grand Slam in 1960 when he went to St. Andrews. He finished runner-up to whom?
    • A. 

      Peter Thomson

    • B. 

      Tony Lema

    • C. 

      Kel Nagle

    • D. 

      Dow Finsterwall

  • 10. 
    Name the youngest British Open champion at St. Andrews.
    • A. 

      Tiger Woods

    • B. 

      J.H. Taylor

    • C. 

      Bob Ferguson

    • D. 

      Hale Irwin

  • 11. 
    Who won the first claret jug?
    • A. 

      Tom Kidd

    • B. 

      Old Tom Morris

    • C. 

      Willie Park

    • D. 

      Willie Fernie

  • 12. 
    Who was the last player to win at St. Andrews in his British Open debut?
    • A. 

      John Daly

    • B. 

      Tony Lema

    • C. 

      Sam Snead

    • D. 

      Bryron Nelson

  • 13. 
    Who is the only player in major championship history to have a low score in all four rounds?
    • A. 

      J.H. Taylor

    • B. 

      Ben Hogan

    • C. 

      Tiger Woods

    • D. 

      Roberto de Vicenzo

  • 14. 
    Who is the only British Open champion to break 70 all four rounds at St. Andrews?
    • A. 

      Tiger Woods

    • B. 

      Nick Faldo

    • C. 

      Seve Ballesteros

    • D. 

      Greg Norman

  • 15. 
    Who was the only player to shoot 63 in a British Open at St. Andrews?
    • A. 

      Greg Norman

    • B. 

      Jodie Mudd

    • C. 

      Paul Broadhurst

    • D. 

      Tom Watson

  • 16. 
    In 2011 the British Open will be played at?
    • A. 

      Carnostie

    • B. 

      Royal St. George's

    • C. 

      Royal Liverpool

    • D. 

      Muirfield

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