Protesters attempt to disrupt Open at Hoylake

By Peter ScrivenerBBC Sport at Royal Liverpool

Last updated on .From the section Golf

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A smoke flare has been set off at the Open Championship and orange powder thrown at the 17th green by people wearing Just Stop Oil T-shirts.

Just Stop Oil have confirmed that three people were involved in the protest, which happened at 12:20 BST.

The people involved were led away by security at the Royal Liverpool course.

Just Stop Oil protesters have disrupted several sporting events in England this year, including tennis at Wimbledon and an Ashes cricket Test at Lord’s.

More to follow.

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