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Question: Having won a record eight European Tour Order of Merit titles, who is considered to be Britain’s most successful Golfer that never won a major title?

 Answer: Colin Montgomerie

Question: Other than Harry Vardon in the 19th century, which British Golfer has won the most number of major championships?

 Answer: Nick Faldo He won a total of six including three Open Championships and three Masters.

Question: Who, in 1969, became the first British golfer to win the Open Championship since Max Faulkner 18 years earlier

 Answer: Tony Jacklin 

Question: Which South African golfer is known as The Big Easy?

 Answer: Ernie Els 

Question: The Open Championship has always been held in either England or Scotland except in 1951.  In which country was it held that year

 Answer: Northern Ireland At the Royal Portrush Golf Club in County Antrim 

Question: On what type of Golf Course is the Open Championship always played on

 Answer: A Links Course Links Courses are the oldest type of golf course played on grass-covered coastal sand dunes originally in Scotland. The word “links” comes via the Scots language from the Old English word hlinc meaning rising ground or ridge 

Question: Who was the first Italian golfer to win one of the four major golf tournaments

 Answer: Francesco Molinari He won the 2018 Open at Carnoustie