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It fairly well documented that no player in the history of golf has ever walked off the course feeling completely satisfied he or she got the most out of his round.

However, if there was one player alive who admitted he played all 18 holes as well as humanly possible, surely Oakley Sunglasses it would be Chip Beck, one of five players to shoot a 59 during his PGA Tour days.

just felt really fortunate I was able to make that last putt, said Beck of a three footer that ended his magical third round at the 1991 Las Vegas Invitational.

was the only 59 they actually gave a Oakley Sunglasses million dollars, too, so making that final putt felt good. a putt Phil Mickelson was hoping to attempt Friday when he opened the front nine at the Deutsche Bank Championship with a 28, only to down the stretch for a 63.

has one of the greatest short games of all time, so I be thrilled if a guy like Phil shot 59 one day, said Beck who carded a 3 under 68 to open the Shaw Charity Classic on Friday at Canyon Meadows Golf Country Club but fell off the pace Saturday with a second round 76 in the Champions Tour event.

he has all the records, so it would be nice if he had the same one I had it would be the only thing I have in common with him, said Beck, 56, who shares the scoring record with Al Geiberger (1977), David Duval (1999), Paul Goydos (2010) and Stuart Appleby (2010).

Not only does Beck hope others continue to threaten golf magical number, the four time PGA Tour winner thinks someone will go one better thanks to how well conditioned greens are these days.

Fourteen years after Geiberger was the first to post golf magic number, Beck poured Oakley Sunglasses in 13 birdies, including one on each of the last three holes as part of a round of which he remembers every shot.

I made the turn, a marshal said, Chip that was the lowest nine by two shots (29) keep it up and you can shoot 59, said the personable Illinois resident.

the hardest birdie was actual Oakley Sunglasses ly the 10th hole. After I birdied 10, 11 and 12, I was just trying to keep it together the best I could. admits he still dreams of it from time to time.

I couldn break 80, I was wondering how I ever shot 59 that for sure, said a smiling Beck, who has used the round many times as inspiration.

the last hole, I remember I had two spike marks in my line, and I figured if I rolled it real well, it would hit the first spike mark and then the second and it would kick it into the right side of the hole. And that what happened. million dollar bonus was actually given to charity in Beck name, creating a scholarship program that has produced doctors, lawyers and other successful citizens of whom he fiercely proud.

All because of the most perfect round of golf ever seen.

I died tomorrow, that would be the best thing that happened in my life with respect to helping 40 kids get college scholarships I feel pretty good about that, Beck said.

think that a good legacy for me to leave. It nice to be remembered for something positive.

It fairly well documented that no player in the history of golf has ever walked off the course feeling completely satisfied he or she got the most out of his round.

However, if there was one player alive who admitted he played all 18 holes as well as humanly possible, surely it would be Chip Beck, one of five players to shoot a 59 during his PGA Tour days.

just felt really fortunate I was able to make that last putt, said Beck of a three footer that ended his magical third round at the 1991 Las Vegas Invitational.

was the only 59 they actually gave a million dollars, too, so making that final putt felt good. a putt Phil Mickelson was hoping to attempt Friday when he opened the front nine at the Deutsche Bank Championship with a 28, only to down the stretch for a 63.

has one of the greatest short games of all time, so I be thrilled if a guy like Phil shot 59 one day, said Beck who carded a 3 under 68 to open the Shaw Char