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Open Championship 2015: Scottish 'hoolie' blows golfers off course

Published 2211 GMT (0611 HKT) July 18, 2015
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Open Championship leader Dustin Johnson talks with a rules official on the 15th green as play is suspended due to high winds early on Saturday morning. Matthew Lewis/Getty Images
Louis Oosthuizen and Tiger Woods laugh as their balls move due to high winds on the 13th green before play is suspended during the second round at St. Andrews. Andrew Redington/Getty Images
When play finally resumed 10 hours later, former world No. 1 Woods completed a three-over 75 which meant he missed the cut at the British major for the second time in his career. BEN STANSALL/AFP/Getty Images
Jordan Spieth, seeking to match Ben Hogan's 1953 effort of winning the Masters, U.S. and British Opens in the same season, made a par 72. Matthew Lewis/Getty Images
Spieth was tied for 14th at the halfway stage, five shots behind Johnson (left). Matthew Lewis/Getty Images
Johnson was one of the players affected by the decision to resume play early Saturday despite the high winds, and dropped a shot which could prove costly come the end of the tournament. GLYN KIRK/AFP/Getty Images
Paul Lawrie, the 1999 Open champion, watches his ball move in the wind. The Scot was third, two behind Johnson and one adrift of England's Danny Willett. Stuart Franklin/Getty Images