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LOS ANGELES — Bubba Watson says he was contemplating retirement.
Justin Thomas, living every golfer’s frustration, cards a 9 on 6th hole of the Open Championship
We’ve all been there, Justin Thomas.
21 Jul 2017 - 3:32pm - 0 Comments
Sergio Garcia learned the hard way not to mess with the Royal Birkdale shrubbery
SOUTHPORT, England (AP) -- Sergio Garcia thought his British Open might be over after hurting his right shoulder angrily swinging a club into shrubs on the fourth hole at Royal Birkdale on Friday.
21 Jul 2017 - 3:29pm - 0 Comments
Chris Wood, needing a birdie on 18 to make the Open cut, one-upped the pressure
Chris Wood needed to birdie the 18th hole to make the cut at the Open Championship. No easy task, right? For Wood, perhaps it was too easy. The Englishman eagled 18 in impressive fashion. Take a look:
21 Jul 2017 - 3:08pm - 0 Comments
Jordan Spieth holes out on 10 in pouring rain at the Open Championship
Jordan Spieth continues to do ridiculous things on the golf course – rain or shine.
21 Jul 2017 - 1:06pm - 0 Comments
Defending Open champion Henrik Stenson's rental home burglarized on Thursday
Henrik Stenson has had more to worry about than defending his Open Championship title this week at Royal Birkdale.
21 Jul 2017 - 11:25am - 0 Comments
Maverick McNealy is wearing his lucky Union Jack socks at the Open Championship
21 Jul 2017 - 8:28am - 0 Comments
Jim Furyk trying to make most of rare absence from Open Championship
OPELIKA, Ala. — Jim Furyk would ordinarily be playing in the Open Championship this week.
20 Jul 2017 - 10:14am - 0 Comments
Brooks Koepka takes share of early Open Championship lead with bunker hole out for eagle
U.S. Open Champion Brooks Koepka is playing in his first major championship this week as a major champion.
20 Jul 2017 - 9:51am - 0 Comments
Charley Hoffman begins Open Championship with hole-out eagle
Charley Hoffman's tee shot on the first hole at Royal Birkdale on Thursday morning was less than ideal. It sailed right on him and wound up in some of that wispy rough.
20 Jul 2017 - 9:19am - 0 Comments
Do you remember the old 'British Open Championship Golf' computer game?
Before all the cool gaming that's available today, CD-ROM is where it was at. If you're under the age of 35, you might not even remember what that was. Basically, you would by a game -- on CD -- to slip into your desktop computer.
20 Jul 2017 - 9:08am - 0 Comments
Andrew 'Beef' Johnston chips in for birdie at the Open
Andrew "Beef" Johnston has become a cult hero over the last couple of years and deservedly so.
20 Jul 2017 - 8:33am - 0 Comments
Justin Thomas talks about his Open Championship fashion statement
Earlier this week, we touched on the unique scripting Polo put in place for Justin Thomas at this week's Open Championship.
20 Jul 2017 - 7:03am - 0 Comments
Stuart Manley records first eagle of the 2017 Open Championship
Avoid pot bunkers at all costs. There's pretty much nothing that can derail a round at an Open Championship quicker than a visit to a pot bunker with those nasty revetted lips.
20 Jul 2017 - 6:22am - 0 Comments
Kevin Na pretty much calls ace in mid-air during British Open practice round
No matter your level of ability, we've probably all hit at least one shot that we knew was going to be really good the split-second the ball left the clubface.
19 Jul 2017 - 11:59am - 0 Comments
Jimmy Walker's baseball swing is pretty much as sweet as his golf swing
Jimmy Walker counts former MLB pitcher and two-time World Series champion Josh Beckett as one of his dearest friends. So much so, that Walker's youngest son's first name is actually, "Beckett."
19 Jul 2017 - 9:23am - 0 Comments
Andrew Johnston surprises lookalike fan with a trip to the Open Championship
18 Jul 2017 - 11:36am - 0 Comments
Justin Thomas will wear a tie during Round 1 of the British Open
Just like players hope to bring out their very best for the four majors each season, for the last several years, clothing companies have worked to do the same.
18 Jul 2017 - 9:49am - 0 Comments
British Open: 5 Reasons why older players can thrive
More so than any of the four majors, the Open Championship is your best chance to see an older player perform well or even win. Look no further than five-time Open Champion Tom Watson, who -- at age 59 -- lost in a playoff to Stewart Cink in 2009 at Turnberry.
18 Jul 2017 - 8:48am - 0 Comments
Tommy Fleetwood, who grew up around the corner from Royal Birkdale, is a local Open Championship favorite
17 Jul 2017 - 1:31pm - 0 Comments