20 Jul '14, 7pm

Rickie Fowler:"I don't see Tiger and Phil and some of those guys running off anywhere."

Rickie Fowler:"I don't see Tiger and Phil and some of those guys running off anywhere."

HOYLAKE, England -- As Rickie Fowler was walking beside Rory McIlroy up the 18th hole Sunday at the British Open, the tournament's final group playing the final hole, Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson were flying over the Atlantic after frustrating weeks. That could lead many to think the torch has been passed to a new generation . Not so says British Open runner-up. "I don't see Tiger and Phil and some of those guys running off anywhere," Fowler commented after the round. "We're ready to go to battle against them, though." Sounding proud but humbled, Fowler spoke softy following his bogey-free final-round 67. The 25-year-old led the field in birdies with 23 and was 12th in greens in regulation with 51 from 36 fairways hit. The overall performance left him questioning why his consistent play in 2014's majors -- he's now had three straight top-five finishes with a T-5 at the M...

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