Best ad we didn't see. Classic at a classic: A house with a tall, cylinder-shaped center overlooks Royal Birkdale. Coca-Cola offered its owner �80,000 to rent it for the British Open and planned to decorate the center as a Coke can. The owner said no, and turned down a six-figure follow-up offer.
British Open. Mark O'Meara wins a second major, this one in a playoff with Brian Watts, who pulls off the shot of the year by saving par from a greenside bunker on the 72nd hole.
U.S. Women's Open. Se Ri Pak wins, but amateur Jenny Chuasiriporn steals the show, holing a monster putt on the final green to force an 18-hole playoff.
Masters. O'Meara's breakthrough win comes on a dramatic birdie on the final hole as he outduels Fred Couples and David Duval.