British Open Golf

December 09, 2018 - 5:15 am
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Louis Oosthuizen won his first title at the South African Open on Sunday, running away from his challengers with a final-round 67 for a six-shot victory. Oosthuizen led from the front on the final day at Randpark Golf Course and although his three-shot overnight lead was cut to...
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Europe's Sergio Garcia, Tommy Fleetwood and Francesco Molinari, from left, wait for the European Ryder Cup team photo at Le Golf National in Guyancourt, outside Paris, France, Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2018. The 42nd Ryder Cup will be held in France from Sept. 28-30, 2018 at Le Golf National. (AP Photo/Alastair Grant)
September 25, 2018 - 3:32 am
SAINT-QUENTIN-EN-YVELINES, France (AP) — The Latest on the Ryder Cup at Le Golf National (all times local): 12:20 p.m. Tommy Fleetwood heads into his first Ryder Cup inspired by a message of support from one of soccer's most respected coaches. Among the motivational videos shown in Europe's team...
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Brooks Koepka hits on the eighth fairway during the second round of the PGA Championship golf tournament at Bellerive Country Club, Friday, Aug. 10, 2018, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)
August 10, 2018 - 12:16 pm
ST. LOUIS (AP) — The Latest on the PGA Championship, golf's final major of the year (all times local): 2:15 p.m. Ben Kern made a birdie on the 18th hole, and now has to wait through the afternoon to see if he'll be the lone club pro to make the cut. Kern, who works out of Georgetown Country Club in...
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Francesco Molinari, of Italy, smiles as he listens to a question during a news conference at the PGA Championship golf tournament Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2018, at Bellerive Country Club in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)
August 07, 2018 - 10:48 am
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Francesco Molinari made his major championship debut 12 years ago at the Masters alongside Tiger Woods and didn't make it to the weekend. That wasn't devastating. All he was doing was carrying his brother's bag. "I remember the bag being very heavy because my brother likes to carry...
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Patrick Cantlay hits onto the 6th green as he practices for the PGA Championship golf tournament Monday, Aug. 6, 2018, at Bellerive in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
August 06, 2018 - 4:12 pm
ST. LOUIS (AP) — The PGA Championship finally found its identity. It's the one major where players are allowed to practice in shorts. They might not need to next year. This is the last year for the PGA Championship to be the final major. It will move to the middle of May and be held next year at...
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July 28, 2018 - 5:20 am
ST. ANDREWS, Scotland (AP) — Stephen Ames shares the lead with Miguel Angel Jimenez on 9 under at the Senior British Open after the Canadian completed his delayed second round on Saturday. Darkness had ended play early on Friday with No. 18 remaining for Ames, which he parred on the Old Course for...
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July 26, 2018 - 1:23 pm
ST. ANDREWS, Scotland (AP) — American Kirk Triplett and Thaworn Wiratchant of Thailand shot 7-under 65s Thursday to lead the Senior British Open by one stroke after the opening round but both will be keeping a close eye on defending champion Bernhard Langer. Long the dominant figure in over-50s...
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Tiger Woods of the US walks onto the 18th green during the final round for the 147th British Open Golf championships in Carnoustie, Scotland, Sunday, July 22, 2018. (AP Photo/Martin Cleaver)
July 23, 2018 - 1:56 pm
CARNOUSTIE, Scotland (AP) — Ryder Cup captain Jim Furyk says it was fun to watch Tiger Woods contend at the British Open and briefly take the lead in the final round. Whether that means Woods is a lock for the U.S. team is still to be determined. "I'm going to handle him the way I do everyone else...
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Francesco Molinari of Italy speaks during a press conference after winning the British Open Golf Championship in Carnoustie, Scotland, Sunday July 22, 2018. (AP Photo/Jon Super)
July 22, 2018 - 12:56 pm
CARNOUSTIE, Scotland (AP) — Francesco Molinari played a steady hand amid the cheers for Tiger Woods and another crazy ending at Carnoustie to win the British Open and become Italy's first major champion. Woods brought pandemonium by charging into the lead on Sunday at a major for the first time in...
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Kevin Kisner of the US talks to officials after hitting the ball into the water on the 18th hole during the second round of the British Open Golf Championship in Carnoustie, Scotland, Friday July 20, 2018. (AP Photo/Alastair Grant)
July 20, 2018 - 1:39 pm
CARNOUSTIE, Scotland (AP) — Zach Johnson and Kevin Kisner are more than just housemates this week. They share the lead in the British Open. Johnson, whose name already is on the claret jug from his playoff victory at St. Andrews three years ago, holed a 30-foot birdie putt Friday on the 18th hole...
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