Tag: British Open
Shane Lowry says he gets recognised a lot more after his British Open win.
Hinako Shibuno’s target for the British Open was to make the cut, now she can dream of winning her first Major title.
Woods is ranked 27th in the FedExCup standings and must be in the top 30 after the BMW Championship to qualify for the season-ending Tour Championship.
Rory McIlroy also expressed satisfaction with the way the Open was played, and sees no reason why it will not return to Portrush within the next decade.
The venue ticked every box for a successful British Open.
The rain and wind did not hinder Shane Lowry's victory against Tommy Fleetwood to claim the Claret Jug at the British Open today.
Shane Lowry opens the round with some nerves but recovers to open a five-shot lead in the final round.
Rory McIlroy may have disappointed the huge crowds by missing the cut, but in his place, Shane Lowry has become the focus of adoration.
An Byeong-hun is just three off the lead held by Ireland's Shane Lowry and American J.B. Holmes.
Rory McIlroy is young enough to have one more good chance to win the tournament on home soil if the event comes back to Portrush soon.
Cameron Smith is the only Australian to make the halfway cut, with major champions Adam Scott and Jason Day among those headed home early.
Ireland's Shane Lowry and American JB Holmes will play together in the last group on Saturday.
The 15-times major champion cards a one-under 70 but it failed to repair the damage of Thursday when he struggled with back pain and shot an ugly 78.
American Lehman gets a second-round five-over-par 76 that left him at 12-over for the tournament.
After his five-under 66 on opening day at Royal Portrush, Holmes gathers five more birdies to move to eight-under heading into the weekend.
The 4-time major champion settles for a two-under 69 to reach five-under for the tournament – two strokes behind clubhouse leader Tommy Fleetwood
US's JB Holmes takes the lead at the Royal Portrush with confidence despite a bogey on the first hole.
Rory Mcilroy's challenge faltered from the off as he struck his tee shot at the first out of bounds in posting a quadruple-bogey eight.
Tiger Woods, 43, who has battled a number of injuries in recent years, has made no attempt to hide his fear that age is catching up with him.
Despite having missed four successive cuts at the British Open since his best finish in 2014, Lowry puts himself in a strong position to make a run.
The R&A, the ruling body for golf outside of the United States and Mexico, will take full control of the Women's Open from next year.
Emiliano Grillo’s hole-in-one is the first at the British Open since Louis Oosthuizen’s in 2016.
Having slumped down the world rankings, Graeme McDowell has been facing a real battle to earn a spot in the British Open.
The economic benefit of golf tourism is welcome as the region braces itself from another political cloud.