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Golfer's tee shot hits roof of Old Course Hotel
The Road Hole at St. Andrews has claimed many victims through the years. From tee to green, it's arguably the most difficult hole in golf. England's Eddie Pepperell learned that the hard way in the third round of the Open Championship on Sunday.
19 Jul 2015 - 12:09pm - 0 Comments
Retief Goosen holes long, long putt for unlikely eagle
There must be a deal on birdies at St. Andrews today, because everyone is getting them.
19 Jul 2015 - 11:29am - 0 Comments
England's Andy Sullivan holes out for eagle
England's Andy Sullivan made easy work of the par-5 14th hole in the third round of the Open Championship at St. Andrews on Sunday.
19 Jul 2015 - 8:34am - 0 Comments
PGA Apprentice cards a 59
SPOKANE, Wash. -- Eight birdies, three eagles, six pars, one bogey. That's how one writes 59 -- a magic number in golf -- on a scorecard.
18 Jul 2015 - 4:09pm - 0 Comments
Hole-in-one: England's Daniel Brooks aces 11th hole at St. Andrews
Putting hasn't been fun today at St. Andrews during the weather-plagued second round of the Open Championship. Early in the day -- before an over 10-hour delay -- balls were blowing off the greens. The best way to get around that? Don't putt.
18 Jul 2015 - 2:16pm - 0 Comments
Open Championship to have first Monday finish since 1988
Weather has not been cooperative at St. Andrews this week. As a result, the Open Championship will see its first Monday finish since 1988 at Royal Lytham & St. Annes.
18 Jul 2015 - 8:39am - 0 Comments
Wind blows Louis Oosthuizen's ball on St. Andrews green
One of the many aspects that makes the Open Championship one of the tournaments of the year is the fact that -- in most cases -- the players will endure weather conditions they don't see most of the year.
18 Jul 2015 - 6:42am - 0 Comments
Danny Lee puts early Friday conditions at St. Andrews in perspective
When life gives you lemons, make lemonade. When life gives you rains of biblical proportions at St. Andrews, be like Danny Lee and make funny Twitter videos.
17 Jul 2015 - 12:36pm - 0 Comments
Rain at 2015 Open Championship vs. 2014 PGA Championship
In the spirit of #FlashbackFriday, the morning rain delay at the second round of the Open Championship reminded us of another massive rainstorm that delayed play during a major: the storm that disrupted play during the final round of the 2014 PGA Championship. 
17 Jul 2015 - 11:39am - 0 Comments
John Daly 'really smoking it' on the range
Well, this is an interesting way to put out a cigarette. Check out John Daly on the range at St. Andrews today before the start of his second round to the Open Championship.
17 Jul 2015 - 9:18am - 0 Comments
Massive amounts of rain pound St. Andrews
If you're just waking up and hearing about the hours-long weather delay at St. Andrews in the second round of the Open Championship, you might be scratching your head and wondering what this world is coming to.
17 Jul 2015 - 6:38am - 0 Comments
Calif. to Mt. Rushmore, in a golf cart
Quirky George Bombardier of Rialto is back from his 3,000-mile round trip to Mount Rushmore -- in a golf cart. Not just any golf cart -- a tricked-out little vehicle modified to look like a miniature red 1957 Chevy Bel Air Coupe.
17 Jul 2015 - 2:26am - 0 Comments
Tips for playing golf in the wind and rain
One of the biggest challenges of the Open Championship is always the weather. Playing in cold, rainy and windy conditions can really mess with a golfer's game -- and mind. 
16 Jul 2015 - 5:27pm - 0 Comments
Luke Donald's magical shot from Road Hole Bunker
One of the most famous "places you never want to be" in golf is the Road Hole Bunker on No. 17 at St. Andrews. However, that's precisely where Luke Donald found himself on Thursday in the first round of the Open Championship.
16 Jul 2015 - 10:43am - 0 Comments
Miguel Angel Jimenez loosens up for first round of the Open
Like most of the top players in the world of golf, Miguel Angel Jimenez likes to get in a good stretch before hitting the links.
16 Jul 2015 - 9:03am - 0 Comments
2015 Open Championship: Five players to watch
One of the most exciting week's of the year is upon us -- Open Championship week. Making it even more special this year? It'll be contested for the 29th time on the Old Course at St. Andrews. There's nothing better than that.
15 Jul 2015 - 11:57am - 0 Comments
Pinehurst PGA Professional Kelly Mitchum wows with putting trick
OK, I know that the Open Championship tees off this Thursday at St. Andrews, but -- if you don't mind -- I'd like to take you over to Pinehurst Resort in Pinehurst, N.C., just for a minute, the place that has hosted many major championships, including the 2014 U.S. Open.
15 Jul 2015 - 8:10am - 0 Comments
Watch: Michelle Wie nearly aces par-4 at U.S. Women's Open
Tournament officials for the U.S. Women's Open moved up the tees on No. 16 Sunday, making it a reachable par-4. And Michelle Wie wowed the crowd with this drive that ricocheted off the flagstick:  
12 Jul 2015 - 5:45pm - 0 Comments
Watch: Jordan Spieth drills the flagstick at No. 8
When Jordan Spieth's game is on, look out. He notched his second eagle of the day -- and third of the tournament -- at the 17th hole Saturday during the third round of the John Deere Classic. You have to see this shot to appreciate how good it is:  
11 Jul 2015 - 5:10pm - 0 Comments