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Last Updated: Thursday, 8 July, 2004, 15:57 GMT 16:57 UK
2003 Open photos
Colin Montgomerie drives from the course on a buggy
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First round: Colin Montgomerie retires from the Open after just seven holes because of an injury caused by a fall
Tiger Woods endures a torrid opening round
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Tiger Woods endures a torrid opening round in the Sandwich rough and eventually finishes on two over par
Ernie Els reacts after missing a putt
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Defending champion Ernie Els has the worst of the conditions and he is seven over after 18 holes
Hennie Otto daffs his cap as he leaves the 18th green
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South Africa's Hennie Otto fires an impressive 68 to lead the 132nd Open Championship after the first round
Greg Norman looks downcast
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Second round: Greg Norman drops off the pace as he drops eight shots in his second round 79
Davis Love II plays out of a bunker
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Davis Love III manages a steady round and, despite dropping a shot overall, leads the Open by two shots at one under par
Sergio Garcia chips onto the green
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Spain's Sergio Garcia is well placed to challenge Davis Love III on Saturday after his level-par round of 71
Thomas Bjorn in action at Sandwich
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Denmark's Thomas Bjorn leads by a shot going into the final round after 69 that leaves him on one under par
Jesper Parnevik and Mark Roe shake hands after completing their rounds
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Jesper Parnevik and Mark Roe are both disqualified from the tournament after a mix-up with their scorecards
Ben Curtis hits a shot from the tee
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Final round: American Ben Curtis reaches five under by the 11th, but drops four shots in the next six holes
Ben Curtis holes a putt on the 18th
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Curtis ends on one under par and heads to the clubhouse with Thomas Bjorn in charge on three under
Thomas Bjorn
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But Bjorn finds the bunker on the 16th and a disastrous double bogey effectively hands the Claret Jug to Curtis
Ben Curtis kisses the Claret Jug
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Open debutant Curtis claims the Claret Jug, and the little-known American also walks away with a cheque for 700,000

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