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Golfers react to Lefty winning British Open

Sunday marked a historic comeback by one of golf's best - and his opponents were watching. Phil Mickelson shot a 5-under 66 to win the British Open's claret jug for the first time. Find out what Lefty's counterparts had to say about his brilliant round and the play of Lee Westwood.

Jack Nicklaus, Greg Norman tweet

American Phil Mickelson holds the claret jug as he celebrates with his wife Amy after winning the British Open golf championship at Muirfield in Scotland on Sunday. Dozens of golfers took to Twitter to congratulate the pair after the comeback victory. (Toby Melville/Reuters)