The 128th Open | 1999 Carnoustie

Jean Van de Velde suffers the most famous of collapses

Jean Van de Velde required just a double-bogey on his 72nd hole in 1999 to win The Open Championship at Carnoustie.

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However, after one of the most famous 30-minute periods in Championship history, a play-off between the Frenchman, Justin Leonard and Paul Lawrie was required to determine the Champion of The 128th Open.

Listen here to the The Story of 1999, featuring those incredible moments on Carnoustie's 18th hole, and the reflections of Van de Velde and eventual Champion Lawrie on their respective fates.