Hindustan Times (Jalandhar)
It is the second Major win for US golfer Zach Johnson (39), who won the 2007 US Masters.
His previous best British Open finish was tied sixth in 2013. US golfers have won the first three Majors of 2015, Spieth
Johnson having won the Masters and US Open. Johnson, who has now eight top-10 finishes in Majors, has won 12 PGA tour titles.
Played the Ryder Cup in 2006, 2010, 2012 and 2014
Wins first three-way British Open playoff since Scotland’s Paul Lawrie beat American Justin Leonard and Jean Van de Velde of France in 1999.