He has been a professional for over a decade, won big tournaments on both sides of the Atlantic and carried the tag of ‘Scottish number one’ for a few of those seasons on tour.
He didn’t even have to think about it.
Many a golfer will have dreamed about holing a 40-foot putt on the 18th on an Open Sunday.
Carnoustie has a reputation for providing one of the toughest golfing challenges in the world.
For the traditional Swilcan Bridge trophy pictures the organisers missed a trick by not getting Victor Perez to sit on a bucket.
The Open has lost the number one and two in the world at the half-way stage.
Russell Knox has got the Tiger love out of his system.
Jacket or jug?
Paul Casey will turn 40 sitting just one shot off the lead in The Open championship.
The likes of Bobby Locke, Fred Daly and Peter Alliss were competing when a young Sandy Lyle started out on his Open journey.