Jeev Milkha Singh came close to missing the defense of his Scottish Open title - and it had nothing to do with a finger injury that has troubled him since winning at Castle Stuart 12 months ago.
India's most successful golfer will be playing in Inverness this week while a movie about the life of his father Milkha Singh, an Olympic 400-meter runner from the 1960s, hits screens...
Jeev Milkha Singh of India birdied the first hole of his playoff with Francesco Molinari to win the Scottish Open after a final-round meltdown by local hope Marc Warren on Sunday.
Singh, the son of an Olympic 400-meter runner, holed from 10 feet on No. 18 to claim his fourth victory on the European Tour and earn himself a spot in next week's British Open in the process.
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July 14, 2012