Brexit causing Open golf organisers major headaches

2019-02-26 19:42

This year's Open Championship at the Northern Irish golf course Royal Portrush is causing "significant concern" due to Brexit.

McIlroy to skip Irish Open to focus on Open Championship

2019-02-21 14:35

Rory McIlroy has confirmed he will miss the Irish Open to focus on his preparations for the Open Championship.

Kisner, Johnson set Open Championship pace

2018-07-20 20:27

Overnight pacesetter Kevin Kisner and former champion Zach Johnson settled for a share of the clubhouse lead at the halfway stage of the Open Championship.

WATCH: Comedian impersonates Open golfers in hilarious skit

2018-07-18 12:30

British comedian Conor Moore takes the mickey out of some of the world's best golfers ahead of the Open Championship at Carnoustie.

Gary Player slams golf authorities over dope testing

2018-07-17 17:16

Dope testing is due to be introduced at The Open for the first time this week at Carnoustie but South African golfing legend Gary Player questions why it has taken so long.

Fleetwood hopes Shinnecock form continues in Carnoustie

2018-07-17 10:50

Tommy Fleetwood is hoping his recent strong showing at the US Open will stand him in good stead at this week’s Open Championship at Carnoustie.

Carnoustie practice stirs memories of Tiger's Open triumphs

2018-07-16 13:52

Tiger Woods played his first Open practice round in three years at Carnoustie and said the Scottish course is playing like St Andrews.

Goosen qualifies for Open Championship

2018-07-05 12:30

Two-time Major champion Retief Goosen has qualified for his final Open Championship to take place at Carnoustie.

Woods to play Open after 2-year absence

2018-05-09 15:19

Three time Open Championship winner Tiger Woods is to play in this year's championship for the first time since 2015.

SA pair seal 2018 Open Championship spots

2017-12-11 14:29

SA duo Eric van Rooyen and Shaun Norris have sealed their spots at next year's Open Championship after the completion of the Joburg Open.


Open returns to Royal Liverpool in 2022

2019-02-26 16:43

Royal Liverpool will play host to the 2022 Open Championship ending a hiatus of eight years, the R&A announced.

Schwartzel punches Open ticket to Royal Portrush

2018-12-10 12:22

South Africa's Charl Schwartzel has booked his place at the 2019 Open Championship at Royal Portrush Golf Club in Northern Ireland.

McIlroy aiming for carefree golf at Carnoustie

2018-07-18 17:15

Northern Irish star Rory McIlroy says returning to playing the carefree golf of the start of his career may be the answer to adding a fifth major to his tally.

Americans out to deliver Ryder Cup warning

2018-07-17 19:21

United States golfers can strike a significant psychological blow ahead of September's Ryder Cup by winning their sixth successive major at The Open.

Player backs dope testing at Open Championship

2018-07-17 13:49

SA legend Gary Player has backed the blood testing set to take place at the Open Championship this week, but feels the sport is unlikely to be ever be completely drug-free.

Spieth hopes Open isn't ruined by weather

2018-07-16 19:50

Jordan Spieth hopes his bid to become the first golfer to retain The Open title in a decade will not be determined by Carnoustie's fickle weather.

Immelman misses out on Open spot due to low ranking

2018-07-16 12:32

Trevor Immelman has missed out on an Open Championship spot due to his low world ranking at the Scottish Open at Gullane Golf Club.

Lost clubs see McDowell miss Open qualifier

2018-07-04 18:30

Graeme McDowell has been forced to withdraw from a Open Championship qualifying event after his clubs were lost.

St Andrews to host 150th Open in 2021

2018-02-12 18:13

The 150th Open Championship will be played on the Old Course at St Andrews, tournament organisers announced.

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.

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