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Muirfield Removed from Open Championship Rota

GULLANE, UNITED KINGDOM - SEPTEMBER 21: An aerial view of the green on the par 4, 12th hole (foreground) with the par 3, 4th hole and par 4, 3rd hole behind at The Honourable Company of Edinburgh Golfers Muirfield the venue for the 2013 Open Championship on September 21, in Gullane, Lothian, Scotland. (Photo by David Cannon/Getty Images)

Muirfield, which is owned by the Honourable Company of Edinburgh Golfers, voted on Tuesday to not allow women members. The vote was met with harsh criticism and as a result the course was removed from the Open Championship rotation. Muirfield most recently held the Open Championship in 2013 where Phil Mickelson won his first British Open title.

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