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Brooks Koepka, the world No. 16 from the United States, has withdrawn from the British Open.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

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.


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.

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.

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