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Former World Golf #1 Tiger Woods, is a three-time winner of the Open Championship (2000, 2005-06) and the American will make his 18th start (16 professional) at the event. His 2006 win came at Royal Liverpool (Hoylake)

In addition to his three Open Golf victories, Woods has amassed six other top-10 finishes in the Open Championship, including a tied third finish in 2012 and tied sixth placing in 2013.

Woods is seeking his 15th Major Championship victory in his 71st start (65 professional, 6 amateur) in a major.

The 2014 Open Championship will mark Woods19th major championship start since his last major win at the 2008 U.S. Open.

2006 Open Championship at Royal Liverpool

Following a second-round, 7-under 65, highlighted by an eagle-two at the 14th hole, Tiger Woods took a lead he would never relinquish. Weekend rounds of 71-67 resulted in a 2-stroke victory over Chris DiMarco at 18-under. The win was his third Open Championship title (2000, 2005), 11th major championship victory

Source: PGA TOUR

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