Team look to defend their title by registering first ever victory on American soil
The Open Championship (golf)
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Wednesday 01 June 2011
Greg Norman and Sir Nick Faldo, first and second in the record-breaking 1993 Open at Sandwich, will not be involved in this year's championship at the Kent course.
Wednesday 20 April 2011
The Royal St Georges course will be just over 100 yards longer for this year's British Open, with par being reduced from 71 to 70.
Monday 20 December 2010
Ernie Els has won more than 60 individual trophies around the world including three major championships but his victory at the 100th South African Open ranks among the most memorable of his glittering career.
Brian Viner: Fancy a beer (or 365)? If so, get your sporting brain in gear for our tricky Christmas quiz
Saturday 18 December 2010
Monday 13 December 2010
Pablo Martin of Spain became the first golfer in two years to retain a European Tour title when he won the Alfred Dunhill Championship at Leopard Creek Country Club by two strokes yesterday.
Sunday 03 October 2010
If you're a friend of Rory McIlroy's, seek no further for a Christmas present to tuck in his stocking.
Monday 27 September 2010
There was disappointment for Youth Olympic gold medallist in Taekwondo Jade Jones yesterday as the Welsh teenager was eliminated in the quarter-finals of the British Open in Manchester.
Sunday 05 September 2010
Monday 02 August 2010
Yani Tseng yesterday became the youngest golfer ever to win three majors but it is fair to say the experience put years on her.
Sunday 01 August 2010
Saturday 31 July 2010
There was a moment on the 15th hole during her second round at the Ricoh Women's British Open here yesterday when Yani Tseng confessed: "I wanted to kill myself."
Thursday 29 July 2010
Tuesday 27 July 2010
Young Alexis Thompson is paying for the Michelle Wie controversy. The organisers of the Ricoh Women's British Open yesterday admitted that the furore which greeted the Hawaiian's invite five years ago was instrumental in them denying the game's latest 15-year-old sensation from trying to qualify for this week's major at Birkdale.
Sunday 25 July 2010
Friday 23 July 2010
Natasha Solomons isn't the first novelist to send a Jewish outsider on a pitfall-strewn trip through the rustic mysteries of Hardy's Dorset: Howard Jacobson did so, edgily, in Peeping Tom.
As a white man, I'm surprised more women aren't tweeting the hashtag #KillAllWhiteMen
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The day that Britain resigned as a global power
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