1. British Open 2014 Results: Biggest Winners and Losers from Day 1

    Rory McIlroy, one of the most popular pre-tournament favorites, is atop the leaderboard after the first day of the 2014 British Open. McIlroy shot an impressive opening round of 66, but several other great golfers are still in hot pursuit...

    Joe Menzer Written by Joe Menzer about 8 days ago 5,930 reads 2 comments

  2. British Open 2014 Tee Times: Pairings and Predictions for Friday

    After a marvelous six-under 66 in the first round, Rory McIlroy is the leader at the Open Championship at Royal Liverpool. As usual, the 25-year-old came into the tournament as one of the stars to watch...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 8 days ago 16,163 reads 6 comments

  3. British Open 2014: Final Scores and Reaction to End-of-Day 1 Leaderboard

    The links course at Royal Liverpool Golf Club is one of the recognizable in the sport, and the 2014 British Open started off with a first round worthy of the stage it was presented on...

    Donald Wood Written by Donald Wood about 8 days ago 7,727 reads 8 comments

  4. Long Irons Take on Added Importance at Open Championship

    HOYLAKE, England – When Tom Watson remembers his favorite shots from the Open Championship – and, given he's a five-time champion, there are plenty – one stands above all the others...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 8 days ago 37 reads 0 comments

  5. Tom Watson Shoots 1-over 73 in First Round of Open Championship

    We call him "Captain," but you could also call him "Timeless Tom." Tom Watson, 2014 U.S. Ryder Cup Captain and a winner of five Open Championships, shot a 1-over 73 at Royal Liverpool in the first round of the Open on Thursday...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 8 days ago 191 reads 0 comments

  6. Adam Scott Fires Late 4-Under 68 to Get in the Mix

    Adam Scott, the No. 1 ranked player in the world, has some unfinished business when it comes to the Open Championship...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 8 days ago 231 reads 0 comments

  7. Factory Worker John Singleton Living His Dream by Playing in Open Championship

    He works in a factory. His knees are shot. He doesn’t have a sponsor to his name. Conventional wisdom declares that John Singleton has no business playing in the Open Championship, ...

    Dan Carson Written by Dan Carson about 8 days ago 8,458 reads 7 comments

  8. Phil Mickelson at British Open 2014: Daily Scores and Leaderboard Updates

    As the defending champion, American star Phil Mickelson returned the Claret Jug before the opening round and looked to take it back by winning the 2014 British Open...

    Donald Wood Written by Donald Wood about 8 days ago 12,210 reads 1 comments

  9. Instagram: Jack's Last Competitive Round

    On this day in 2005, Jack Nicklaus played his last round of competitive golf, which fittingly took place at the British Open, and at the anointed home of golf, St Andrews...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 8 days ago 11 reads 0 comments

  10. Somebody Shot a 90 at the British Open

    Bryden Macpherson has had better days. The former Georgia golfer shot a 41 on the front side at Hoylake and it got a lot worse from there...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 8 days ago 123 reads 0 comments

  11. Garcia (68) in Familiar Position at British Open

    HOYLAKE, England – If Sergio Garcia is going to win a major championship this would be the one you'd think he could collect...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 8 days ago 87 reads 0 comments

  12. TOUR Player Impressions of Ivor Robson

    If you've ever watched coverage of The Open Championship, you've undoubtedly done your own high-pitched impression of first tee announcer Ivor Robson. It's one of the best parts of watching the event...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 8 days ago 62 reads 0 comments

  13. Cold Hard Fact for Thursday, July 17, 2014

    Fact: Tiger Woods has not won a major in the last 18 that he played. Jack Nicklaus' longest drought between majors was 20 (1980 PGA Championship and 1986 Masters)...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 8 days ago 11,077 reads 16 comments

  14. Jim Furyk Takes Self-Imposed Hiatus, Likes What He Sees When He Returns

    HOYLAKE, England -- A three-and-a-half week break, a first for Jim Furyk in the middle of summer, obviously agreed with him...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 8 days ago 51 reads 0 comments

  15. Rory McIlroy Makes It Look Easy with Opening 66

    HOYLAKE, England – According to Google maps, it is only 188 miles from Holywood Golf Club, where Rory McIlroy grew up playing in a working-class suburb of Belfast, to the Royal ...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 8 days ago 92 reads 0 comments

  16. Confident Tiger Woods Defies Doubters with Impressive Day 1 at 2014 British Open

    HOYLAKE, England — Oh, we of little faith. That will teach us. Doubt the Great Tiger, even after back surgery, even after not winning a major in six years. Dummies. That’s what Mr...

    Art Spander Written by Art Spander about 8 days ago 31,921 reads 51 comments

  17. Facotry Worker John Singleton Posts 78 in Open Championship Debut

    A timeless golfers' creed goes something like this: A bad day of golf beats a good day at work. For forklift operator John Singleton, who made his Open Championship debut on Thursday ...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 8 days ago 74 reads 0 comments

  18. Vine: Bubba Watson Can't Name a Single Beatle

    This isn't completely surprising given that Bubba Watson isn't the most culturally diverse figure on the PGA Tour but he can't name a single member of the Beatles...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 8 days ago 119 reads 0 comments

  19. Open Championship 2014: Scores and Reaction for Early Day 1 Tee Times

    Golf 's biggest stars got the 2014 British Open off to a fast start on Thursday from Royal Liverpool in Hoylake , England...

    Sean ODonnell Written by Sean ODonnell about 8 days ago 536 reads 0 comments

  20. McIlroy Gets off to a Great Start at Hoylake

    Rory McIlroy carded a flawless six under par 66 to move to the top of the leaderboard midway through the first round of the 143rd Open Championship at Royal Liverpool...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 8 days ago 398 reads 1 comments

  21. Tiger After Opening 69: I'm Going to Get Better

    HOYLAKE, England -- Tiger Woods headed to the practice range after his opening round of the Open Championship, as much a positive sign as his 3-under-par 69 at Royal Liverpool...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 8 days ago 843 reads 0 comments

  22. Ernie Els Misses Easy Putts, Triple-Bogeys 1st Hole at Open Championship

    Ernie Els managed to turn a short putt into a mortifying odyssey at The Open Championship on Thursday. Michael Shamburger of The Big Lead (h/t Pete Blackburn of Next Impulse Sports ) uploaded a Vine of Els' first-hole meltdown...

    Dan Carson Written by Dan Carson about 8 days ago 16,778 reads 6 comments

  23. Tiger Woods Yells at Photog, Hits Marshal in Face with Tee Shot at the Open

    Tiger Woods finished his first round at the 2014 Open Championship at three under par, but the round wasn't without incident. On the 18th hole, Woods stopped mid-swing and yelled, "Jesus Christ!" at some photographers...

    Ken Dorset Written by Ken Dorset about 8 days ago 243,101 reads 151 comments

  24. British Open 2014: Updating Leaderboard Results and Standings for Day 1

    Golf 's third major is officially underway, as the first wave of golfers are already through 18 holes of the 2014 British Open from Royal Liverpool Golf Club in Hoylake , England...

    Sean ODonnell Written by Sean ODonnell about 8 days ago 2,371 reads 0 comments

  25. Tiger Woods Shoots 3-Under, Getting 'Sharper and Stronger'

    HOYLAKE, England -- It was at around 9 a.m. in Hoylake that it became obvious something special was stirring. Players had been respectfully introduced on the first tee, but this was different...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 8 days ago 181 reads 0 comments