How Is the Cut Determined for the British Open?

By Jackson Lewis

The cut for the British Open is determined by the lowest 70 scores, including ties, in the opening two rounds of the tournament.

About The Author

Based in Memphis, Jackson Lewis has been writing on technology-related material for 10 years with a recent emphasis on golf and other sports. He has been freelance writing for Demand Media since 2008. Lewis holds a Master of Science in computer science from the United States Naval Postgraduate School.

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