Fichardt eyes British Open scalp

2017-03-05 05:59

Pretoria-based golfer Darren Fichardt says he's confident of winning his first major after his triumph at the Joburg Open.

Koepka out of British Open

2016-07-09 22:10

Brooks Koepka, the world No. 16 from the United States, has withdrawn from the British Open.

British Open moves to Royal Portrush

2015-10-20 11:58

The British Open will return to Royal Portrush in Northern Ireland in 2019, golf's governing body the R&A has announced.

SA golfers to 'hunt in a pack'

2015-06-25 12:13

Are South Africa's golfers ready to challenge regularly again at the majors? This past weekend's US Open suggests so.

BBC loses British Open rights

2015-02-03 19:05

The BBC is losing one of its most prized sports events, golf's British Open, after Sky Sports secured exclusive rights to the event.

McIlroy up to world No 2

2014-07-21 09:47

Rory McIlroy is the new world number two after his dramatic British Open victory lifted him six places in the rankings.

Els misses British Open cut

2014-07-19 07:03

A number of former British Open winners including Ernie Els and Padraig Harrington were among those who missed the cut at Hoylake.

Putter woes stall Scott at Open

2014-07-18 11:57

A cold putter set back Adam Scott in the second round of the British Open as he tried to reel in overnight leader Rory McIlroy.

McIlroy looks to build on lead

2014-07-18 10:09

Rory McIlroy took a one shot lead into the second round of the British Open, set on avoiding the flop that has bedevilled him all year.

Howell off to flyer in Open

2014-07-17 09:26

First man out David Howell has made a storming start to the 143rd British Open at Royal Liverpool Golf Club.


Ariya lands historic British Open title

2016-07-31 20:37

Ariya Jutanugarn made history when she became the first Thai golfer - man or woman - to win a major title at the Women's British Open.

Woods withdraws from British Open

2016-07-02 06:00

Tiger Woods to miss the British Open, with no indication when he might return.

Spieth wants McIlroy back soon

2015-07-07 13:30

Reigning US Open and Masters champion Jordan Spieth wants injured world No 1 Rory McIlroy healthy and playing as soon as possible.

Record prize money for British Open

2015-06-24 15:21

The winner of this year's British Open will collect more than £1 million for the first time in the tournament's history.

Troon may open doors to women members

2015-01-28 11:23

Royal Troon, one of three male-only clubs on the British Open rotation, may start allowing women members.

McIlroy leads in rain-hit Open

2014-07-19 12:31

Torrential rain drenched the third round of the British Open at Royal Liverpool as Rory McIlroy prepared to defend a four-stroke lead.

Coetzee charges, falls short

2014-07-18 14:04

SA's George Coetzee stormed up the British Open leaderboard, as the second round got underway in fine but breezy weather.

Hoey pulls out of British Open

2014-07-18 11:23

Northern Ireland's Michael Hoey withdrew from the British Open because of a foot injury after seven holes of his second round.

Tough start for Woods at Open

2014-07-17 11:24

Tiger Woods bogeyed the first two holes on his return to action in the British Open at Royal Liverpool Golf Club.

Bubba hoping for better fortune

2014-07-15 17:39

Bubba Watson may not have had the success he's looking for, but is relishing the challenge of tackling the Hoylake links layout.

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