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PORTRUSH, Northern Ireland (AP) — Lee Westwood’s relaxed approach to the British Open had its ups and downs on Saturday — up to the top of leaderboard on the front nine and down a rabbit hole on the back.

The 46-year-old Englishman, who would be the second-oldest champion at golf’s oldest major after Old Tom Morris if he won this week at Royal Portrush, birdied three of the first four holes on the Dunluce Links. With the second birdie, on the par-3 third, he was briefly alone in first place at 9 under.

His trouble started when, at 10 under and just after the turn, he pushed his tee shot right into what was

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