McIlroy not stressed about major slump

2017-07-25 07:38

Rory McIlroy is taking a long-term view about winning majors after the the Open stretched his run without a major win to almost three years.


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Open Championship

Els heaps praise on Li

2017-07-24 17:10

Ernie Els has applauded Li Haotong for his incredible closing round of 63 at The Open, claiming it was just as good as Branden Grace's 62 the day before.

Open Championship

Spieth has career Grand Slam in sights after Open triumph

2017-07-24 08:46

Jordan Spieth will go into the PGA Championship next month looking to join an elite club and complete the career Grand Slam.

Open Championship

China's Li creates British Open sensation

2017-07-23 18:08

Chinese prodigy Li Haotong caused a sensation in the British Open on Sunday as he shot a seven-under par 63 in his final round at Royal Birkdale to finish on six under par overall.

Open Championship

Spieth relieved after holding on for Open glory

2017-07-24 07:19

Jordan Spieth was relieved to avoid a repeat of his dramatic collapse at last year's Masters as he survived a nervous afternoon to win the British Open.

Open Championship

Spieth hoping to benefit from Augusta collapse in Open finale

2017-07-23 13:55

Jordan Spieth is hoping he can use the bitter experience of his collapse in the Masters at Augusta last year to his advantage when he goes into the final round of the British Open.

Open Championship

Grace flies SA flag high at Open Championship

2017-07-24 09:36

Branden Grace was South Africa's best performing golfer at this past weekend's Open Championship at Royal Birkdale Golf Club.

Open Championship

Spieth in prime position to win British Open

2017-07-23 08:06

Jordan Spieth is in prime position to claim his third major title as he takes a three-shot lead into the final round of the British Open at Royal Birkdale.

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Open Championship

Spieth goes 3 clear at Royal Birkdale

2017-07-22 21:04

Jordan Spieth will take a three-shot lead into the final round of the British Open at Royal Birkdale.

Open Championship

Spieth prepares to defend lead in British Open

2017-07-22 11:37

Jordan Spieth defends a two-stroke lead in the British Open when he goes out in the third round at Royal Birkdale later on Saturday.

Open Championship

Stenson unsettled after home burglary

2017-07-21 22:50

Henrik Stenson admitted it had been impossible to focus on his British Open title defence after his rental house was burgled during his first round.

Open Championship

No magic this time as Mickelson bows out of Open

2017-07-21 17:20

A year after pushing Henrik Stenson in a dramatic climax to the British Open at Troon, Phil Mickelson failed to make the cut at Birkdale.

Open Championship

Els rolls back years with strong Open start

2017-07-20 21:42

Ernie Els fired a warning that he can still make his presence felt at a major as he shot a 68 in the opening round of the British Open.

Open Championship

Poulter takes lead after early carnage

2017-07-20 11:01

England's Ian Poulter took an early lead on two-under-par at the 146th British Open, rolling in two birdie putts on the second and fourth holes.

Open Championship

SA's Grace rewrites history books, shoots 62

2017-07-22 16:25

South Africa's Branden Grace has rewritten the history books becoming the first ever golfer to shoot 62 in a Major.

Open Championship

Poulter: This is a massive bonus for me

2017-07-22 11:24

Considering he's lucky to even be playing in the Open Championship, Ian Poulter feels like he has nothing to lose this weekend.

Open Championship

Spieth copes best in grim Royal Birkdale conditions

2017-07-21 22:47

Jordan Spieth handled the miserable conditions brilliantly in the second round of the British Open as he took a two-shot lead into the weekend at Royal Birkdale.

Open Championship

Kuchar happy to put feet up, watch rivals scrap

2017-07-21 16:21

Matt Kuchar admitted he couldn't wait to kick back and relax watching his rivals in action after battling the conditions at Royal Birkdale.

Open Championship

Spieth in tie for lead at British Open as rivals trail

2017-07-20 22:24

Jordan Spieth produced one of his best major championship efforts to take a share of the lead alongside Brooks Koepka and Matt Kuchar after the first round of the British Open.

Open Championship

Spieth delighted with Open start

2017-07-20 17:08

Jordan Spieth admitted it had been a near-perfect day after the world number three fired an ominous 65 in the first round of the British Open.

Open Championship

Can Fowler finally break his major duck?

2017-07-20 09:34

Rickie Fowler arrives for the Open Championship this weekend still saddled with the title of best player on the PGA Tour never to win a major.


Major championship lowest rounds

2017-07-22 18:03

A list of the 31 Major rounds of 63 before South Africa's Branden Grace made history when he became the first player ever to sign for a 62.

Open Championship

Garcia comes out second best in bush confrontation

2017-07-21 23:46

Sergio Garcia was relieved at being able to complete his second round at the British Open after hurting his shoulder with an angry swipe at a gorse bush.

Open Championship

Spieth out in front in British Open

2017-07-21 22:18

Jordan Spieth completed a second round of one-under-par 69 to sit in the lead at six-under at the halfway stage in the British Open at Royal Birkdale.

Open Championship

Kuchar steady atop, Schwartzel slides

2017-07-21 10:50

Matt Kuchar remained a joint leader at the British Open on five under par as he hit the turn in his second round on Friday morning.

Open Championship

McIlroy maintains hope after nightmare start

2017-07-20 22:20

Rory McIlroy lived to fight another day at the British Open after recovering from a shocking start to his first round at Royal Birkdale.

Open Championship

Debutant Manley takes lead, Poulter goes strong

2017-07-20 12:51

Welshman Stuart Manley produced a flying finish to his round to take the clubhouse lead early on the opening day of the British Open at Royal Birkdale.

Open Championship

Johnson, Spieth favourites as Open begins

2017-07-20 07:00

Americans Dustin Johnson and Jordan Spieth are the bookmakers' favourites to win the British Open, which starts at Royal Birkdale on Thursday.


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