RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

British Open

A collection of news and information related to British Open published by this site and its partners.

Top British Open Articles

Displaying items 78-88
  • McIlroy's lead shrinks in British Open

    McIlroy's lead shrinks in British Open
    HOYLAKE, England -- Rory McIlroy's overnight lead was cut from six to four strokes midway through the final round of the 143rd British Open at Royal Liverpool on Sunday. The 25-year-old Northern Irishman opened with a birdie on No. 1 but experienced some...
  • Rory McIlroy wins British Open for his third major victory

    Rory McIlroy wins British Open for his third major victory
    Rory McIlroy joined Jack Nicklaus and Tiger Woods as the only players since the 1930s to win their third major golf title by age 25 when he finished off his wire-to-wire victory Sunday in the 143rd British Open championship at Royal Liverpool in Hoylake,...
  • Rory McIlroy wins British Open by 2 shots

    Rory McIlroy wins British Open by 2 shots
    HOYLAKE, England — On a closing Sunday of great golf at the 143rd British Open, played over the picturesque Royal Liverpool links near the Irish Sea, champion Rory McIlroy did what he had to while everybody else went low. McIlroy shot 71, and it...
  • Golf: Marc Leishman leads at Firestone with a 64

    Golf: Marc Leishman leads at Firestone with a 64
    Tiger Woods showed signs of a positive recovery Thursday at the Bridgestone Invitational. Not just from back surgery, but from making bogeys. Woods bounced back with birdies all three times that he made mistakes, opening with a two-under-par 68 on a...
  • Woods, Stenson and Cabrera grouped at British Open

    — Former World No. 1 Tiger Woods has been drawn to play alongside twice major winner Angel Cabrera of Argentina and second-ranked Swede Henrik Stenson in the first round of the British Open on Thursday. The trio will tee off at 9:04 a.m. local time...
  • Tiger must qualify for FedEx to ensure Ryder Cup selection, US skipper says

    HOYLAKE, England, July 14 — United States captain Tom Watson has given a strong hint that Tiger Woods must qualify for next month's FedExCup playoff series in order to secure a place in his team for the Ryder Cup in September. Former world number...
  • Defending champ Phil Mickelson eager to uncork new British Open effort

    British Open week began here Monday with casual practice rounds and casual chatter. As is only fair, last year's champion, Phil Mickelson, got to chatter the most. He said he was not discouraged about playing poorly ever since he won that title at...
  • Scott hopes for third time lucky after two British Open near-misses

    Scott hopes for third time lucky after two British Open near-misses
    World No. 1 Adam Scott has left no stone unturned in the build-up to this week's British Open as he strives to make it third time lucky after two successive near-misses at golf's oldest major championship. The Australian finished tied third behind winner...
  • Back surgery gives Tiger fresh perspective

    HOYLAKE, England -- Tiger Woods' back operation in March robbed the former world No. 1 of a quarter of the golf season, but at least it has given him a fresh outlook on his career. The 14-time major champion will be making his second competitive...
  • Tiger Woods says only first place is acceptable

    Tiger Woods says only first place is acceptable
    Tiger Woods was introspective. He was friendly. He was defiant. But was he ready? It was Tuesday before a major, this week's British Open at Royal Liverpool. It was Tiger Talks Day. He meets the media and gives an update on perhaps the current...
  • Jacklin: Tiger ready to shake up golfing world

    Former British Open champion Tony Jacklin took a leaf out of Muhammad Ali's book on Wednesday by declaring that Tiger Woods could be ready to shock the golfing world at this week's British Open. Many pundits have written off the 38-year-old American's...