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Continued: BRITISH OPEN '13: Capsules of 20 players expected to contend at Muirfield

  • Article by: DOUG FERGUSON , AP Golf Writer
  • Last update: July 12, 2013 - 11:05 PM

British Open moment: Two shots behind with five holes to play, he tried to lay up with a 2-iron on the 14th hole at Royal St. George's and laid it up out-of-bounds.

Pot bunker mentality: The good news for Johnson is that he has played in the final group in three majors already — three different majors. The bad news is he is making more of a name for himself with activities outside the ropes, namely with one Paulina Gretzky. He is unpredictable. But he is very good.

LOUIS OOSTHUIZEN

Age: 30.

Country: South Africa.

World ranking: 10.

Worldwide wins: 10.

Majors: British Open (2010).

At his best in 2013: Won his first tournament of the year at the Volvo Champions.

At his worst in 2013: Missed the cut in the Masters and withdrew from the U.S. Open with an injury.

British Open moment: His seven-shot victory at St. Andrews in 2010.

Pot bunker mentality: The most envied swing in golf for its simplicity, power and self-repeating nature. When he's on, he is as dangerous as any player in golf. When he's off, he doesn't seem to last very long.

SERGIO GARCIA

Age: 33.

Country: Spain.

World ranking: 14.

Worldwide wins: 23.

Majors: None.

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