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New, interactive exhibition at St. Augustine, highlights the four men's Major Championships

Sam Snead, 88, the Open Champion of 1946, will be the oldest of the 22 Past Champions who will be at St Andrews playing in the Past Champions Challenge. The best known names in world golf will be playing the first two and last two holes of the Old Course on Wednesday 19th July. For the winning team there will be a cheque for £40,000 made out to their favourite charity

On the eve of the Millennium Open past Champion golfers will be granted the Freedom of the Links by the St Andrews Links Trust. Each will receive a hand-made embossed certificate and a silver bag tag. In the history of the Links this honour has been granted only on very rare occasions