24 Jul '12, 5pm

After being written off by most, Ernie Els's back-nine 32 on Sunday kick-started a thrilling new chapter.

After being written off by most, Ernie Els's back-nine 32 on Sunday kick-started a thrilling new chapter.

The problem with history is that is gets old in a hurry. There are just so many revisions in pencil before the final draft is set into type, and many of those rewrites carry contradictory stories. Often, it's not until after a career or a life or an event has disappeared over the horizon that we can see it clearly. In the case of Ernie Els, the early drafts started with words like "youthful phenom," then blossomed into "budding superstar," before wandering off into "damaged goods." Over the decade since winning the 2002 British Open, the word that gained credence became "underachiever." But Els did a massive revision of his story Sunday at Royal Lytham & St. Annes -- with a little editing help from Adam Scott. By winning the Open Championship, Els changed his personal narrative from "what could have been" to one flirting with the fringes of true greatness when evaluating t...

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golfdigest.com 23 Jul '12, 2pm

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golf.com 24 Jul '12, 12am

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pga.com 24 Jul '12, 5am

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golfdigest.com 22 Jul '12, 6pm

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golfweek.com 25 Jul '12, 2pm

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pgatour.com 25 Jul '12, 10pm

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pga.com 23 Jul '12, 5pm

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pga.com 26 Jul '12, 12am

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golfwrx.com 22 Jul '12, 6pm

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golf.com 22 Jul '12, 6pm

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golf.com 22 Jul '12, 5pm

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nicklaus.com 23 Jul '12, 2am

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