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British Open gets insane TV ratings thanks to Tiger Woods

Rob Bradford
July 23, 2018 - 11:11 am

Tiger Woods finished three strokes back of the eventual British Open winner Francesco Molinari. That doesn't mean he didn't leave his mark.

With Woods in contention throughout the final day at Carnoustie Golf Links, and briefly finding himself atop the leaderboard, NBC's television ratings were historically high, as the network pointed out Monday: