Shubhankar Sharma, the youngest Indian ever to make the cut in a Major, began the week with 73 ended it with a similar card. In between he had two par rounds of 71 each.
Tiger Woods was visibly upset, his anger perhaps assuaged when his drive finished on the edge of the fairway.
Francesco Molinari underlined his status as the hottest player in world golf by finishing with an eight-under total of 276.
Jordan Spieth was tied for the lead at Carnoustie as he tries to become the first repeat winner in 10 years at the British Open.
Jordan Spieth never looked back after making a "dream start" en route to a six-under-par 65 for a three-way tie with Xander Schauffele and Kevin Kisner at Carnoustie.
With the decision coming at the start of 2019, it means that PGTI events will fetch precious OWGR points for players playing in them.
Shubhankar gave himself the perfect 22nd birthday present with that final birdie on 18th. It was one of the four he had on the tough back nine.
Tiger Woods may not have taken full advantage of the softer conditions prevalent in the British Open second round on Friday.
The Carnoustie Golf Links, which was baked on a warm morning, penalised visits to the fairway bunkers and did not make putting easy either.
When 21-year-old Shubhankar Sharma tees off at the 147th Open Championship at the Carnoustie links in Scotland, he will become the youngest Indian debutant at the championships.
21-year-old Subhankar Sharma clinched a sensational breakthrough on the Asian Tour by winning the Joburg Open last December to earn a coveted spot for the year's third Major championship.
Tiger Woods said the British Open puts less emphasis on power, a good thing for a golfer entering middle age.
Anirban Lahiri was on fire in the second round after a solid 69 in his first round Greenbrier Classic.
India's new golfing sensation Shubhankar Sharma rolled in four birdies in a span of six holes in the middle of the fourth and final round at the HNA Open de France.
Aditi Ashok endured one of her roughest days as a professional golfer when she went 9-over 81 in the third round of KPMG Women's PGA Championship
Anirban Lahiri bounced back from a disappointing second round with a strong 5-under that took him to Tied-25 from after the third round of the Quicken Loans National.
Aditi Ashok put herself in position for her best Major finish despite a bogey-bogey finish in the second round of the KPMG Women's PGA Championship in US.
Shubhankar Sharma, who missed his last two cuts in the US at the Memorial and the US Open, was three-under through first five holes in second round after being way down in first.
Starting on the tenth, Aditi Ashok birdied the 11th, 14th and 17th while dropping a shot on 12th and turned in 2-under 34.
Anirban Lahiri recovered to finish tied 9th after carding 69 in the final round of the Travelers Championships to Cromwell.