James Morrison earned his first trip to the British Open as the medalist Monday among 10 players who qualified at Sunningdale.
Luke Donald won a duel for No. 1 with a playoff victory over fellow-Englishman Lee Westwood.
Lee Westwood shrugged off the disappointment of last week's Ryder Cup defeat to move within a shot of the lead with a four-under 68 in the British Masters first round on Thursday.
Tee times for the fourth round of the U.S. Open at Oakmont.