9 golfers you forgot won the Silver Medal at the Open

Rory Mc Ilroy 2007 Open

It’s one of the most prestigious prizes for amateur golfers.

The Silver Medal is awarded to the amateur with the lowest score at the Open every year – and its roll of honour includes some very big names.

Over the years the list of winners has included those who went on to become greats of the game, as well as those whose star faded quickly.

We’ve compiled a list of nine you might have forgotten won the Silver Medal.

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