Jordan Spieth emerges from epic duel to win British Open 2017
Jordan Spieth survived a roller-coaster final round at the British Open to claim his third major title. Take a look at some of the best moments from Sunday.
Jordan Spieth of the United States holds the trophy after winning the British Open Golf Championships at Royal Birkdale. This is the 23-year-old's third major title. AP
Jordan Spieth and Matt Kuchar stand on the fifth tee during the final round. Spieth began the day with a three-stroke lead but saw that evaporate on the front nine, where he made four bogeys and a birdie to enter the turn sharing the lead with Kuchar on eight-under.
Jordan Spieth plays a shot on the 9th hole during the final round of the British Open. Spieth carded a one-under-par final round of 69 to finish on 12-under for the tournament. AP
Matt Kuchar plays out of the bunker on the 18th hole during the final round of the British Open. The 39-year-old, who has never won a major, had played solid and consistent golf throughout the week but fell short at the end. AP (AP Photo/Peter Morrison)
China's Li Haotong celebrates on the 18th during the final round of the British Open. The 21-year-old golfer became the fourth player to shoot 63 in the final round of the British Open. AP
Northern Ireland's Rory McIlroy lines up a putt on the 14th green during the final round of the British Open. McIlroy produced his best round of the week with a 67 to leave him on five under for the tournament and tied in fourth place with Spain's Rafael Cabrera-Bello who shot 68. AP
Jordan Spieth after landing in the rough off the 13th tee during the final round. He was forced to take a penalty stroke after deeming the ball unplayable and, after a lengthy series of deliberations, he scrambled to make a creditable bogey out of the par-four hole. Reuters
Matt Kuchar holds the silver plate as runner-up in the British Open. AP
Jordan Spieth celebrates with his caddie after holing a putt on the 18th green to win The Open Championship. Reuters