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Tiger Woods took to his blog Wednesday to post an update on his recovery process after his fourth back surgery — a spinal fusion.
Golf's new cult hero: Andrew 'Beef' Johnston
Englishman Andrew Johnston -- better known as "Beef" -- has quickly become a golf cult hero.
17 Jul 2016 - 6:28am - 0 Comments
British Open: Andrew "Beef" Johnston moves into top five after hole-out
Just hours after posting the greatest Instagram video in the history of the app, Andrew "Beef" Johnston found himself in contention at the Open Championship.
16 Jul 2016 - 12:42pm - 0 Comments
British Open: Protracer of wayward Rory McIlroy shot, ensuing club toss
Like a lot of players this week, Rory McIlroy was on the wrong end of the draw at Royal Troon in the 145th Open Championship. But, just as you'd expect, he's been grinding away nonetheless.
16 Jul 2016 - 12:15pm - 0 Comments
British Open: Bill Haas holes bunker shot at Postage Stamp
It's moving day at the Open Championship, and Bill Haas is moving.
16 Jul 2016 - 12:10pm - 0 Comments
British Open: Tony Finau's near-ace at Postage Stamp turns ugly
Tony Finau hit one of the best shots of the day at Royal Troon's famed par-3 eighth -- the Postage Stamp -- in the third round of the Open Championship on Saturday... that is until it wasn't.
16 Jul 2016 - 11:58am - 0 Comments
British Open: Andrew "Beef" Johnston's niece critiques his beard
Whether it's the beard, the nickname, or the infectious smile, Andrew "Beef" Johnston is a fan favorite.
16 Jul 2016 - 11:56am - 0 Comments
British Open: Matt Jones in another major predicament
We've already seen this week the perils of your ball finding the bottom of one of the deep bunkers at Royal Troon. But Matt Jones showed us on Saturday that sometimes narrowly missing the bunker can be just as bad or even a worse position.
16 Jul 2016 - 9:57am - 0 Comments
British Open: World No. 1 Jason Day shanks shot at Royal Troon
Need something to make you feel better about your own golf game? We've got you covered. Check out the world's No. 1-ranked player -- Jason Day -- hitting a shank on the 12th hole at Royal Troon in the third round of the 145th Open Championship on Saturday:
16 Jul 2016 - 9:02am - 0 Comments
British Open: Brandt Snedeker chip goes sideways into TV tower
"Don't follow a bad shot with another bad shot. That was always my philosophy."
16 Jul 2016 - 5:58am - 0 Comments
British Open: Bubba Watson's sprinklerhead bank shot
On the par-5 fourth hole at Royal Troon on Saturday morning in the third round of the Open Championship, Bubba Watson was the beneficiary of one of the all-time great bounces you'll ever see.
16 Jul 2016 - 5:30am - 0 Comments
British Open: The highlights and lowlights of the "postage stamp" hole
If I was a spectator at this year's Open Championship at Royal Troon, I would camp out at the eighth hole all day.
15 Jul 2016 - 2:01pm - 0 Comments
British Open: 5 things we learned Friday at the Open
1. Stenson makes a charge
15 Jul 2016 - 1:42pm - 0 Comments
Challenge Tour player holes out for eagle on final hole, shoots 59
We take this short break from Open Championship coverage to show you arguably the most dramatic way to card a 59 imaginable.
15 Jul 2016 - 12:07pm - 0 Comments
British Open: Darren Clarke drops gum on green, picks it up, chews again
Evidently no one in Darren Clarke's Friday threesome could spare a piece of gum for the 2016 European Ryder Cup Captain and 2011 Open Champion. As he stroked a putt on the par-5 14th hole, the gum Clarke was chewing jumped out of his mouth and fell onto the green.
15 Jul 2016 - 11:44am - 0 Comments
British Open: Paul Casey 5 putts seventh hole at Royal Troon
After shooting a disappointing 6-over 77 in Round 1 of the Open Championship, England's Paul Casey really needed to get something going in Round 2. It looked as if he was going to do just that. After a bogey at the second, Casey rattled off three consecutive birdies.
15 Jul 2016 - 7:12am - 0 Comments
British Open: Phil Mickelson nearly aces Royal Troon's 'Postage Stamp'
One day removed from nearly setting a new major championship, 18-hole scoring record, Phil Mickelson is showing no signs of slowing down at Royal Troon in the 145th Open Championship.
15 Jul 2016 - 5:31am - 0 Comments
British Open: Check out Miguel Angel Jimenez hole-out and dance
If hole-outs are supposed to be all luck, someone forgot to tell Miguel Ángel Jiménez. It's ridiculous how often he either nails one from the fairway or drills a hole-in-one. 
14 Jul 2016 - 2:16pm - 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.
14 Jul 2016 - 8:48am - 0 Comments
British Open: Louis Oosthuizen scores ace at Royal Troon's 14th hole
Louis Oosthuizen is making holes in one at majors a "thing." Back in April in the final round of the Masters, the 2010 British Open Champion did this on the par-3 16th -- a unique, bank-shot ace:  
14 Jul 2016 - 7:01am - 0 Comments