A historic weekend at The Open and John Daly’s pineapple pants

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A historic weekend at The Open and John Daly’s pineapple pants

I’ve scoured social media from the past week for the top photos, quips, and stories from your favorite golfers and golf media and gathered them together for you to enjoy! -Sniff

The best golfers in the world gathered at Royal Troon Golf Course in Scotland this weekend:

The weekend at The Open awaits…

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But two world-class golfers stood above the rest:

Lefty’s 17-under would have won the previous three Opens:

But Henrik Stenson was just too good:

Phil wanted to get a piece of that Claret Jug, too:

At least he’s a good sport:

And he received some props from another world-class golfer on his bogey-free round:

With the win, Stenson brought home Sweden’s first major title:

As always, the scenery was to die for:

Phil Mickelson during third round of The Open at Royal Troon, Scotland. Photo by Kohjiro Kinno @kohjiro_kinno @theopen #theopen

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A major to remember. Thank you for making #TheOpen a memorable week.

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Clubhouse = serenity

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Elsewhere at Royal Troon, “Beef” Johnston met legend Butch Harmon while wearing a sweater with a narwhal on it:

Got to meet this guy this afternoon. Wat a guy

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Meanwhile, Rory McIlroy gave us a tour of the Nike Golf Tour Van:

Inside the @nikegolf Tour van with Pete and Rick at @theopen 🚐🏌#nikegolfclub

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And although John Daly missed the cut, his pineapple pants were the talk of Twitter:

Lydia Ko won at the LPGA’s Marathon Classic, but took some time to congratulate Stenson:

And now we look forward to next week, when the tour heads to Canada:

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