Louis Oosthuizen Extends Lead to Eight Shots in British Open Final Round

South Africa’s Louis Oosthuizen has extended his lead to eight shots in the final round of golf’s British Open at St. Andrews in Scotland.

Oosthuizen is 2-under par today on the Old Course and 17- under for the tournament. His lead went to eight shots from four on the 12th hole after he birdied as playing partner Paul Casey made triple-bogey.

Casey and Lee Westwood, both from England, are currently tied for second at 9-under. Casey is 2-over par for his round after 12 holes and Westwood is 2-under through 14 holes.

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