British Open 2017: Jordan Spieth's mental fortitude helped him stage gritty recovery and clinch title
A final round full of drama, a tale of mental fortitude and Jordan Spieth's transition from ice cold to red hot headlined the 146th Open at Royal Birkdale.
Jordan Spieth won the British Open at Royal Birkdale on Sunday by three shots from fellow American Matt Kuchar after a dramatic final round.
British Open 2017: Jordan Spieth continues stranglehold with 3-shot lead, Branden Grace makes history
Jordan Spieth has a very strong conversion rate to boast of, having won eight of the nine events that he has led or co-led after three rounds.
British Open 2017: Jordan Spieth continues charge, Branden Grace shoots a 62 to set new major record
Branden Grace took advantage of benign conditions on the links of Royal Birkdale that were a world away from the rain and wind that rendered shot-making almost impossible on Friday.
Day was in tears before he even tapped in for par and a 5-under 67 for a three-shot victory.
One day after his collapse, Day was standing taller than ever.