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Collin Morikawa: Open champion is ‘on course for greatness’
Collin Morikawa celebrates with the Claret Jug after winning The Open
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Collin Morikawa: Open champion is ‘on course for greatness’

Californian became the only golfer to win two majors on a debut attempt
22 Jul 2021
The Open is off but will the Tour de France be rescheduled?
The Open’s Claret Jug pictured at Royal St George’s in Sandwich, Kent
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The Open is off but will the Tour de France be rescheduled?

Royal St George’s remains the host course of British golf’s major in 2021
7 Apr 2020
The Open: out of body and out of this world for Lowry
2019 Open champion Shane Lowry speaks to the press after his victory at Royal Portrush
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The Open: out of body and out of this world for Lowry

Irish golfer lifts the Claret Jug in front of a raucous crowd at Royal Portrush
22 Jul 2019
Back pages: Bale’s £1m-a-week offer and Lowry’s Open glory
Man Utd transfer news Gareth Bale Real Madrid
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Back pages: Bale’s £1m-a-week offer and Lowry’s Open glory

A round up of the sport headlines from UK newspapers on 22 July
22 Jul 2019
Back pages: McIlroy’s misery after meltdown at The Open
Northern Irish golfer Rory McIlroy had a nightmare first round at The Open at Royal Portrush
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Back pages: McIlroy’s misery after meltdown at The Open

A round up of the sport headlines from UK newspapers on 19 July
19 Jul 2019
The Open 2019: predictions, betting odds and TV guide
Rory McIlroy practices at Royal Portrush ahead of the 2019 Open
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The Open 2019: predictions, betting odds and TV guide

Rory McIlroy is favourite to win the golf major on home soil
17 Jul 2019
Today’s back pages: McIlroy and Woods gear up for The Open
Rory McIlroy is a three-time European Tour Race to Dubai champion
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Today’s back pages: McIlroy and Woods gear up for The Open

A round up of the sport headlines from UK newspapers on 17 July
17 Jul 2019

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Sports shorts: Bruce to Newcastle, Ashes concerns
Steve Bruce
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Sports shorts: Bruce to Newcastle, Ashes concerns

Ten things from the world of sport on Tuesday 16 July
16 Jul 2019
The Open 2018: Francesco Molinari wins on thrilling last day
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The Open 2018: Francesco Molinari wins on thrilling last day

Tiger Woods and Rory McIlroy falter as Molinari becomes first Italian to win a major
22 Jul 2018
Jordan Spieth leads The Open as Tiger rolls back the years
Jordan Spieth The Open
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Jordan Spieth leads The Open as Tiger rolls back the years

Defending champion in pole position after delivering faultless third round
21 Jul 2018
Kevin Kisner leads the Open after day one
Kevin Kisner
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Kevin Kisner leads the Open after day one

US golfer capitalises on calm conditions at Carnoustie at the start of the first round
20 Jul 2018
Can Tiger Woods really win the Open?
Tiger Woods
In Depth

Can Tiger Woods really win the Open?

The 42-year-old believes the Open represents his best chance of a 15th major
18 Jul 2018
The New Guard
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The New Guard

How Rolex is supporting the millennial golfing champions
17 Jul 2018
The Open Championship 2018: everything you need to know
Carnoustie, venue for The Open 2018
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The Open Championship 2018: everything you need to know

Can Europe’s top golfers stop another American major win at Carnoustie?
17 Jul 2018
The Open 2018: Rose eyes Carnoustie glory and the Claret Jug
Justin Rose The Open 2018 golf major
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The Open 2018: Rose eyes Carnoustie glory and the Claret Jug

Prize fund for the Open Championship increases by £189,000
12 Jul 2018
McDowell misses Open qualifier after his clubs go missing
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McDowell misses Open qualifier after his clubs go missing

Northern Irish golfer’s equipment was ‘mishandled by Air France’
3 Jul 2018
Tiger Woods confirms he will play in The Open at Carnoustie
Tiger Woods The Open golf Carnoustie Scotland
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Tiger Woods confirms he will play in The Open at Carnoustie

American golfer seeks a fourth Claret Jug after missing the last two Opens
9 May 2018
McIlroy: I don’t care about The Open, the Masters is biggest
Rory McIlroy Masters golf The Open
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McIlroy: I don’t care about The Open, the Masters is biggest

Northern Ireland golfer says the Augusta major has the most hype and eyeballs
3 May 2018
Rory McIlroy sacks caddie JP Fitzgerald: Who will take over?
JP Fitzgerald and Rory McIlroy
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Rory McIlroy sacks caddie JP Fitzgerald: Who will take over?

A week after praising his bagman, the former world number one has ended their nine-year relationship
31 Jul 2017
Jordan Spieth survives amazing meltdown to win The Open
Jordan Spieth The Open
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Jordan Spieth survives amazing meltdown to win The Open

American throws away a three shot lead but regains control to claim the Claret Jug at Royal Birkdale
24 Jul 2017
The Open at Royal Birkdale - iconic moments from the course
Padraig Harrington, 2008 Open
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The Open at Royal Birkdale - iconic moments from the course

Lancashire links hosts the 'world's greatest golf tournament' for the tenth time this year
21 Jul 2017
A punter's guide to The Open: Who to back at Royal Birkdale
Jordan Spieth, The Open
In Review

A punter's guide to The Open: Who to back at Royal Birkdale

The last seven Majors have gone to first-time winners, so how do you pick a victor at Southport?
19 Jul 2017
The Open: The tale of four golfers all praying for glory
Tommy Fleetwood
In Depth

The Open: The tale of four golfers all praying for glory

How the veteran, the comeback kid, the local lad and the amatuer plan to conquer Royal Birkdale
18 Jul 2017
The long game
Martin Kaymer at The Open, one of the oldest contests in sport
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The long game

A history of The Open, the oldest contest in golf
17 Jul 2017
Muirfield golf club finally allows women to join
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Muirfield golf club finally allows women to join

Decision means Scottish course is once again eligible to host The Open – although it will have to wait
14 Mar 2017
The Open odds: Spieth and Scott among tips for Royal Troon
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The Open odds: Spieth and Scott among tips for Royal Troon

Six of the world's best golfers will battle for the Claret Jug this week
13 Jul 2016
Muirfield banned from hosting the Open after men only vote
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Muirfield banned from hosting the Open after men only vote

The world's oldest golf club fails to drum up enough support to admit women members and is put into exile
19 May 2016
The Open 2015: Johnson turns to scriptures at St Andrews
Zach Johnson
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The Open 2015: Johnson turns to scriptures at St Andrews

Devout American takes Claret Jug in play-off after Spieth's dreams of another Grand Slam are dashed
21 Jul 2015
The Open: amateur Dunne aims for history on day five
Paul Dunne
In Brief

The Open: amateur Dunne aims for history on day five

As The Open heads into a fifth day for the second time in history, could an amateur win for the first time since 1930?
20 Jul 2015
The Open 2015: intelligent punter's guide to the golf
Jordan Spieth
In Review

The Open 2015: intelligent punter's guide to the golf

With McIlroy out of contention, can Justin Spieth lift the Claret Jug at St Andrews and make it three out of three?
16 Jul 2015
McIlroy to miss The Open after rupturing ankle ligaments
Rory McIlroy
In Brief

McIlroy to miss The Open after rupturing ankle ligaments

Golfer pictured in surgical boot days before The Open after being injured during football kickabout
6 Jul 2015
McIlroy sees off hecklers and Garcia for historic Open win
Rory McIlroy
In Depth

McIlroy sees off hecklers and Garcia for historic Open win

Northern Irishman has fan ejected as he joins Woods and Nicklaus in major elite club
21 Jul 2014
McIlroy leads Open as lurking Tiger growls at mobile phones
Tiger Woods
In Depth

McIlroy leads Open as lurking Tiger growls at mobile phones

Northern Irishman cards six under as Woods mounts charge and gives fans the silent treatment
18 Jul 2014
The Open 2014: Tiger returns as McIlroy and Rose eye glory
Tiger Woods during a practice round at Hoylake
In Review

The Open 2014: Tiger returns as McIlroy and Rose eye glory

A revamped course and the return of Tiger, what to expect from the 143rd Open Championship...
16 Jul 2014
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