The 146th Open Championship at Royal Birkdale presents a different challenge than most of these golfers face from week to week. Links golf is so wildly different from the point-and-shoot variety on the PGA Tour that sometimes it doesn’t even feel like the same sport.

And yet, the same culprits the PGA Tour produces seem to emerge year after year in contention for the Claret Jug. The only caveat this week is that older golfers are far more likely to contend for this championship than for, say, the PGA Championship or U.S. Open.

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