On This Day: Darren Clarke becomes oldest Open champion in 44 yearsThe 42-year-old was the third Northern Irishman to win a major in the space of 13 months.
Jul 17, 09:35
Louis Oosthuizen stars in first round of 149th Open ChampionshipFellow former champions Jordan Spieth and Stewart Cink are not too far behind the South African.
Jul 15, 15:34
Brian Harman takes early lead at 149th Open ChampionshipThe left-hander had five birdies in eight holes only to drop a shot after missing the ninth green.
Jul 15, 13:07
Richard Bland reacts to first tee shot at the OpenRichard Bland was given the honour of getting the delayed 149th Open under way at 6.35am.
Jul 15, 13:03
English trio share early lead at Royal St George'sDanny Willett, the 2016 Masters champion, rolled in an eight-footer at the first and picked up another shot at the fifth.
Jul 15, 09:11
Darren Clarke calls for Rory McIlroy to trust his talentThe two Northern Irishmen played a practice round together at Royal St George's ahead of the Open.
Jul 14, 16:40
Open set to get under way in the shadow of coronavirusThere was no Open at all in 2020 during the first wave of the pandemic.
Jul 14, 16:38
Lee Westwood prepared to play golf without "preconceived expectations"The bad news for his prospects of winning a first major title at the 88th attempt is that the victory in question was in an amateur event.
Jul 10, 13:28
Open Championship should prove worth the waitThe 2020 Open was cancelled on April 6 last year.
Jul 8, 08:19
On This Day in 2011: Darren Clarke wins first major titleThe Northern Irishman claimed his first major title at Royal St George's.
Jul 17, 09:03
Lowry sets sights on Ryder Cup debut after Open triumphThe 32-year-old is the fifth Irish player to claim the Claret Jug.
Jul 22, 10:59
The Open day three: Lowry leads as he chases maiden major titleThe Irishman has a four-shot lead at Royal Portrush.
Jul 20, 21:25
The Open day three: Shane Lowry looking to continue Open chargeThe Irishman shares the lead at Royal Portrush with JB Holmes.
Jul 20, 08:28
The Open day two: Shane Lowry shares lead as Rory McIlroy, Tiger Woods miss cutRory McIlroy followed his opening-round 79 with a six-under-par 65 to miss the cut by just a shot.
Jul 19, 21:39
The Open day two: JB Holmes leading the way at Royal PortrushThe American starts the day one shot ahead of Ireland's Shane Lowry.
Jul 19, 07:20
The Open day one: Rory McIlroy off to nightmare start as JB Holmes takes leadAmerica's JB Holmes bagged the overnight lead on Thursday with a five-under-par 66 as Royal Portrush hosted The Open for the first time since 1951.Here, PA wraps up a turbulent first day on Northern Ireland's north coast.Major meltdown scuppers home favourite RoryMcIlroy shot 61 on this course as a 16-year-old. The 30-year-old first played the ...
Jul 18, 21:58
Rory McIlroy Open chances all-but over after first-round 79McIlroy began with an eight and signed off with a seven in an opening 79 on home soil at Royal Portrush.
Jul 18, 17:21
The Open: Rory McIlroy fighting to recover from nightmare startThe Northern Irishman recorded a quadruple bogey on the first hole.
Jul 18, 13:35
Open favourite Rory McIlroy shoots quadruple-bogey on opening holeThe Northern Irishman suffered a nightmare start at Royal Portrush.
Jul 18, 11:42
McDowell got Open hopes back on course by 'facing demons of mortality'The former US Open champion had fallen to 259th in the world.
Jul 18, 10:50
The Open is under way - and Darren Clarke feels right at homeThe 2011 winner gets a birdie at the first.
Jul 18, 07:18
The Open day one: Darren Clarke with the honour of opening tee shotReigning Open champion Franceso Molinari will launch his defence at 9.58am.
Jul 18, 04:30
Royal Portrush ready for Open glory after 68-year waitRoyal Portrush's 68-year wait to again host the Open Championship is almost over.
Jul 17, 16:33
Rory McIlroy keen to stay under the radar at The OpenBookies' favourite McIlroy was born and raised 65 miles away from Royal Portrush.
Jul 17, 16:33
The Masters 2019: Five talking pointsRory McIlroy could complete the career grand slam this week.
Apr 8, 09:00
Scott Jamieson in share of lead at Tshwane OpenScotland's Scott Jamieson shoots a second-round 65 to hold a share of the lead at the halfway stage of the Tshwane Open.
Mar 3, 16:44
Padraig Harrington: 'I don't want Ryder Cup captaincy yet'Three-time Major winner Padraig Harrington says that he wants to play at the 2018 Ryder Cup rather than be named as Europe's captain.
Oct 24, 21:44
Danny Willett: 'My brother was right about USA Ryder Cup fans'Danny Willett says that his brother Peter was right to describe USA Ryder Cup fans as a "baying mob of imbeciles" following Europe's defeat at Hazeltine.
Oct 3, 09:38
Davis Love III: 'We handled the pressure'USA captain Davis Love III says that the way in which his side "handled the pressure" was the deciding factor as they won the Ryder Cup at Hazeltine.
Oct 2, 23:14
Darren Clarke: 'The better team won the Ryder Cup'Europe's captain Darren Clarke acknowledges that "the better team won" the Ryder Cup as USA prevailed 17-11 at Hazeltine.
Oct 2, 22:57
Result: USA claim Ryder Cup triumphUSA win their first Ryder Cup in eight years with victory over Europe at Hazeltine.
Oct 2, 22:10
Europe captain Darren Clarke: "We need to believe in ourselves"Darren Clarke urges his European side, who trail USA by three at the 2016 Ryder Cup, to take inspiration from Medinah four years ago when recovering from four down.
Oct 2, 09:38
Chris Wood, Matthew Fitzpatrick to feature in Saturday's Ryder Cup foursomesEuropean duo Chris Wood and Matthew Fitzpatrick will make their Ryder Cup debuts in Saturday's foursomes.
Oct 1, 09:18
Andy Sullivan, Thomas Pieters handed Ryder Cup debut in foursomesEurope's Andy Sullivan and Thomas Pieters will make their Ryder Cup debuts in the opening foursomes at Hazeltine.
Sep 29, 23:18
Patrick Reed hopes US supporters "don't annihilate" Danny WillettAmerican Patrick Reed calls for leniency from US supporters after the brother of Danny Willett made derogatory comments about them in a magazine article.
Sep 29, 18:43
Danny Willett apologises after brother calls USA fans "fat, stupid, greedy"Danny Willett is forced to apologise after his brother labels American Ryder Cup fans "fat, stupid, greedy, classless b*******".
Sep 29, 11:45
Rory McIlroy "confident" ahead of Ryder CupRory McIlroy insists that he is "confident" heading into this weekend's Ryder Cup as Europe look for an unprecedented fourth straight triumph.
Sep 27, 14:58
Darren Clarke not concerned about having six Ryder Cup rookies in Europe teamEurope captain Darren Clarke insists that he is not concerned about having six Ryder Cup rookies in his team ahead of this week's showdown at Hazeltine.
Sep 27, 10:07
Europe's Danny Willett ignoring Ryder Cup hype ahead of Hazeltine showdownEurope's Danny Willett says that he is ignoring the hype surrounding this week's Ryder Cup against the USA in Minnesota.
Sep 26, 16:41
Result: Rory McIlroy wins Deutsche Bank Championship for second timeRory McIlroy wins the Deutsche Bank Championship for the second time in his career, two shots above overnight leader Paul Casey.
Sep 5, 19:31
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