Aussie golfer Ryan McCarthy ranked #1342 in the world claims British Open spot

Australian golfer Ryan McCarthy, ranked No.1342 in the world, has qualified for the prestigious British Open by claiming third at a pre-tournament in Scotland.

The 27-year-old McCarthy completed his two rounds at the qualifier at Gailes Links Golf Course in a four-way tie for third at two under par.

He won the subsequent four-player play-off to claim the last of three qualifying spots at the tournament, finding a birdie on the first hole.

The Tasmanian finished behind Scotland’s Connor Syme and American Julian Suri, who also qualified by tying for first at four under…

McCarthy turned professional in 2012 and has spent most of his career on the PGA Tour of Latinoamerica.

Source: Australian golfer Ryan McCarthy, ranked No.1342 in the world, claims British Open spot