british open

TigerWoods to take a break after British Open flop   -13%

Tiger Woods will take time off to rest and recuperate after a difficult two days at the British Open left him with little chance of making the cut at Royal Portrush.

Rain sweeps in on final Open practice day at Portrush   8%

The final day of practice before the British Open Championship at Royal Portrush was hit by steady rain on Wednesday, and forecasts are for showers on the first two days of competition.

Golf: Four-shot lead no guarantee for Lowry as wild weather looms   -5%

Shane Lowry knows from personal experience that a four-shot lead starting the final round of a major championship is hardly insurmountable, never mind the wicked weather expected to throw an extra layer of uncertainty into the British Open mix on Sunday.

Golf: Koepka welcomes wild Open weather forecast for final round   10%

Brooks Koepka is well-placed to complete one of the greatest major seasons as he goes into the final round of the British Open in equal fourth place on Sunday.

Golf: Fleetwood braced for wall of noise in Open battle with Lowry   16%

Englishman Tommy Fleetwood is preparing himself for a wall of noise at Royal Portrush on Sunday when he attempts to reel in fan favorite Shane Lowry and win the British Open.

Tiger Woods to miss cut despite improved round at British Open   11%

A battling Tiger Woods rediscovered some of the old magic at the British Open on Friday but the American will be packing for home after failing to make the cut at Royal Portrush. The 15-times major

British Open: Shane Lowry leads by four shots after shooting 63   -4%

Irishman Shane Lowry shot a record-tying 63 at Royal Portrush to open a four-shot lead going into the final round of the British Open on Saturday.

British Open: These daring photographers get the shot from a God's-eye view   1%

The British Open is what's happening far below. For the bold camera operators who stand on tiny circular platforms atop 20-story cranes, it's the wide, wide open.

Rory McIlroy's valiant effort to make British Open cut comes up just short  

Shane Lowry and J.B. Holmes are tied for the lead at the British Open. Big names like Rory McIlroy, Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson didn't make the cut.

Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson miss the cut at the British Open   1%

Tiger Woods misses the cut at the British Open, the second time he has done so at a major this year. He'll be joined by Phil Mickelson too.

J.B. Holmes takes British Open lead with Brooks Koepka lurking   -3%

J.B. Holmes leads at the British Open after a round of 66. Local favorite Rory McIlroy, meanwhile, suffers through a dismal first round.

British Open: Wilma Erskine is ready to drop the mic at Royal Portrush   -3%

Wilma Erskine is stepping down this fall after 34 years of running Royal Portrush. She was key in bringing the British Open back to Northern Ireland.

British Open: David Duval has the highest score on one hole in at least 36 years   -6%

David Duval shot a 20-over-par 91 at the British Open. He shot a 14 on No. 7, the highest score on a hole at the British Open since at least 1983.

British Open: Rory McIlroy had a rough start, and his day didn't get much better  

Rory McIlroy grew up on Royal Portrush, but he definitely looked like a first-timer on the opening hole of the British Open on Thursday.

British Open returns 68 years later to a changed Northern Ireland   25%

Rory McIlroy understands how surreal it is to see the best golfers in Northern Ireland, which saw decades of upheaval since the last British Open was played here.

British Open: Phil Mickelson gets himself and his game in shape   5%

Thanks to new eating habits that include regular fasting, Phil Mickelson is 15 pounds lighter heading into the British Open this week.

Nate Lashley Finally Breaks Out After Playing Golf Through Tragedy   25%

Lashley, 36, lost his family just before turning pro. Fifteen years later, he is playing the best golf of his career heading into the British Open.

Graeme McDowell Makes It Home, but Just Barely  

The golfer grew up in the Northern Ireland town where the British Open will be played, but he didn’t qualify to play in it until June.

If at First You Dont Succeed, the British Open Is Still Possible   6%

The Scottish Open and the John Deere Classic, held the same week, give players a thrilling, last-minute chance to qualify for the British Open.

Tiger to take a break after British Open flop   -13%

Tiger Woods will take time off to rest and recuperate after a difficult two days at the British Open left him with little chance of making the cut at Royal Portrush.