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.

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.

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.

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.

Wide open field targets British Open

2017-07-19 22:55

While uncertainty surrounds the form of Dustin Johnson and Rory McIlroy, the British Open begins with a plethora of players hopeful of winning the Claret Jug.

Facts and figures for the British Open

2017-07-19 20:19

Facts and figures for golf's oldest championship, the British Open taking place at Royal Birkdale.

British Open field is wide open - Spieth

2017-07-18 22:41

The notoriously unpredictable weather and the lack of a dominant force in golf means picking a winner at the British Open is impossible in the eyes of Jordan Spieth.

Garcia targets Claret Jug before wedding bells ring

2017-07-17 20:42

Sergio Garcia is due to get married next week but the Spaniard insists that planning his wedding is not getting in the way of his preparations for the British Open.

Cabrera-Bello claims Scottish Open in playoff

2017-07-17 06:55

Rafael Cabrera-Bello claimed his first European Tour title in over five years by edging out Callum Shinkwin in a playoff to win the Scottish Open.

Illonen leads in Scotland as McIlroy struggles

2017-07-13 22:15

Finland's Mikko Ilonen produced his lowest score in two years to set a new tournament course record as Rory McIlroy continued to struggle on day one of the Scottish Open.


Spieth wins British Open for third major

2017-07-23 19:46

Jordan Spieth won the British Open at Royal Birkdale by three shots from fellow American Matt Kuchar.

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.

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.

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.

Good time to back me, McIlroy urges Open punters

2017-07-19 21:56

A relaxed Rory McIlroy played down fears over his form as he urged punters to back him in this week's British Open.

Trump makes Jason a Day late arriving at Birkdale

2017-07-19 17:38

Jason Day is hopeful he can figure prominently at this week's British Open despite arriving at Royal Birkdale later than planned -- thanks to Donald Trump.

Defending champion Stenson makes skydive promise

2017-07-18 21:23

Henrik Stenson took the Claret Jug jet-skiing with him after winning the British Open last year, but he has something more outlandish in mind if he wins this year.

Local lad Fleetwood flattered to be Open contender

2017-07-17 18:14

Tommy Fleetwood used to sneak onto the course to practice at Royal Birkdale when he was a kid, hoping nobody would notice and now he is a contender for the British Open.

Poulter defies weather to share lead in Scotland

2017-07-15 20:29

Ian Poulter made light of "brutal" conditions to move into a three-way share of the lead after the Scottish Open third round.

'Broken record' McIlroy confident of finding form

2017-07-12 21:15

Rory McIlroy joked he is beginning to sound like a "broken record" as he strives to regain his best form ahead of the Scottish Open and next week's Open Championship.

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