Molinari expects 'special' Open week

2019-07-15 18:42

Francesco Molinari has been paired with Bryson DeChambeau and Adam Scott as he gears up to launch the defence of his British Open title.

Lexi Thompson to skip British Open

2018-07-26 10:30

Lexi Thompson has announced she would not be taking part in the upcoming Women's British Open at Royal Lytham & St Annes Golf Club.

Van Rooyen happy to book British Open ticket

2017-12-17 06:12

South African golf’s man of the moment, Erik van Rooyen, can pat himself on the back for sealing a spot in next year’s British Open.

Kim forges two-shot halfway lead in British Open

2017-08-04 21:54

South Korea's Kim In-Kyung leads at the halfway stage of the Women's British Open, as she seeks to banish the memories of a major meltdown from five years ago.

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.

Will Stenson be British Open’s par excellence?

2017-07-16 06:03

With an unforgiving course and some of the world’s top players challenging for first place, the action at Royal Birkdale is set to keep fans on their toes.

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.


Snookered: Ex-world champion Murphy flops in Open golf bid

2019-06-24 20:21

Former snooker world champion Shaun Murphy and ex-international cricketer Sean Ervine have failed to make the cut for the British Open golf tournament.

Injured Lawrie to miss Open return to Carnoustie

2018-06-25 19:45

Former champion Paul Lawrie will miss next month's British Open at Carnoustie because of injury.

Kim In-Kyung buries demons to win Women's British Open

2017-08-06 21:18

South Korea's Kim In-Kyung held her nerve and finally claimed her first major title at the Women's British Open at Kingsbarns.

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.

Johnson, McIlroy paired together at British Open

2017-07-17 15:31

Dustin Johnson, Rory McIlroy and Charl Schwzrtzel will play together in the first two rounds of the British Open at Royal Birkdale.

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.

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