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'Resilient' Kuchar will 'keep moving forward'
Although Matt Kuchar was more than ready to move on from last week’s loss at The Open, he was stuck answering questions about it.
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Langer: Jealousy plays a role in anchoring criticism
Bernhard Langer and his long putter will be back in the spotlight this week at the Senior Open at Royal Porthcawl.
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Poulter can relate to Kuchar's Birkdale heartbreak
Matt Kuchar and Ian Poulter now have something in common. They both got their hearts broken at Royal Birkdale.
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DJ 'still feeling the effects' of freak back injury
Dustin Johnson conceded Wednesday that he’s still not 100 percent after suffering a freak back injury prior to the Masters.
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Greller on 13th hole: 'Just absolute chaos'
Jordan Spieth's caddie, Michael Greller, shared some of the thoughts and emotions he experienced during the pivotal 13th hole at Royal Birkdale.
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Lyle confirms he is battling leukemia for third time
Jarrod Lyle confirmed Wednesday that he is battling acute myeloid leukemia for the third time.
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Watch: Big bounce leads to world record drive
Phillis Meti didn't win the Mile High Showdown, but she did set a new world long drive record thanks to a huge kick.
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Lyle in hospital after 'abnormal' blood test
Jarrod Lyle has returned to the hospital for what his doctors fear is a third battle with cancer.
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For U.S. Am, Riviera's 1st hole a par 4; 18 drivable?
Fans watching this year’s U.S. Amateur at Riviera might do a double take.
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Spieth's Sunday scoring notes: 'We guessed' on 13
The scoring sheet for Jordan Spieth's final round at The Open details clubs and yardages he hit on every hole Sunday at Royal Birkdale. Except one.
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Frustrated Willett would consider back surgery
Former Masters champion Danny Willett told reporters at the Open Championship that he might have to consider surgery if his back woes continue.
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Stock Watch: The positive and the questionable
There was only one winner at The Open, but both Jordan Spieth and Matt Kuchar had positive weeks. Can the same be said for Rory McIlroy?
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Bones: Greller gave 'most critical yardage' in history
Jim "Bones" Mackay was blown away by the critical role that caddie Michael Greller played during the most critical moment at this year’s Open Championship.
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Nicklaus: Spieth win had 'guts, determination and skill'
Jack Nicklaus took to Twitter to share his thoughts on a memorable finish at The Open, where Jordan Spieth escaped with the claret jug.
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By the numbers: A look back at The 146th Open
With Jordan Spieth now in possession of the claret jug, see which key course and player stats helped to spell out the action from this past week at Royal Birkdale.
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Spieth, McIlroy installed as co-favorites for PGA
Jordan Spieth and Rory McIlroy have been installed as betting co-favorites for the PGA Championship, which is now only three weeks away.
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Open win moves Spieth to world No. 2 behind DJ
Jordan Spieth's Sunday rally earned him the claret jug and the third leg of the Grand Slam. It also moved him closer to world No. 1.
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Spieth to Greller after eagle: Get that ball
Hey Jordan, about that eagle celebration Sunday on the par-5 15th hole during the final round of The Open. What was it exactly?
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Spieth leery of comparisons to Jack, Tiger
Jordan Spieth has been here before. A couple of years ago when he won a pair of majors and was compared to a pair of legends. The comparisons continue.
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After Further Review: Race to a Slam
In this edition of After Further Review, our writers weigh in on career Grand Slams, wind (or lack thereof), the importance of a caddie and, of course, one Jordan Spieth.
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Greller plays his part in Spieth's redeeming Open win
For 22 minutes and 30 seconds on Sunday at The Open time seemed to stand still as Jordan Spieth figured out what to do.
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Spieth survives confusing ordeal at No. 13
Jordan Spieth's final round at The Open came to a confusing pause at the 13th hole, where he took more than 20 minutes in between shots.
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Spieth one PGA away from winning career Grand Slam
Jordan Spieth is 23 years old. He now has the next 23 or so years to try to win the PGA and complete the career Grand Slam.
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Spieth: Masters meltdown crept into thoughts
On Sunday at The Open, Jordan Spieth admitted thoughts of his 2016 meltdown at the Masters crept into his mind.
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Kuchar gets 'teary surprise' from family on 18th green
Matt Kuchar spoke to his wife and children Saturday night, they were in Colorado. On Sunday they were at Royal Birkdale.
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Kuchar: 'It's crushing' to come so close to first major
Matt Kuchar looked shell-shocked. He had just gone toe-to-toe with Jordan Spieth and lost the Open Championship and his chance for his first major.
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Best quotes from Sunday at the 146th Open
Jordan Spieth won the claret jug in dramatic fashion. He and others reflect on the week that was. Here are the best quotes from Sunday at The Open.
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Watch: Full replays of The Open coverage
NBC Sports and Golf Channel are showcasing nearly 50 hours of live coverage of the 146th Open. Missed anything? Well, you can catch up right here.
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Rory: No moral victory in top-5 finish at The Open
Despite a finish that electrified the massive crowds at Royal Birkdale, Rory McIlroy was taking no moral victories from his final-round 67 at The Open.
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Live blog, The Open: Spieth claims the claret jug
Jordan Spieth won the 146th Open in dramatic fashion with a near collapse and an amazing comeback. See how it played out in our live blog!
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Spieth wins Open, captures third leg of grand slam
Jordan Spieth on Sunday played his final five holes in 5 under to win The 146th Open and capture the third leg of the career grand slam.
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Watch: Spieth rebounds with near-ace-eagle-birdie
After making a mess of several holes early in the final round of The Open, Jordan Spieth rebounded with a bunch of red numbers.
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Watch: Spieth hits a lot of poor shots on Sunday
The Jordan Spieth that showed up to Royal Birkdale on Sunday was not the man who carved out a three-shot lead through 54 holes.
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Plant gushes: 'Absolutely amazing' Open as low am
Alfie Plant took a selfie with Lee Westwood, made the cut on Friday then strolled up Royal Birkdale’s 18th fairway Sunday as The Open's low amateur.
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Li scorches back nine, posts 32nd-ever 63
Playing in his first Open Championship, China’s Haotong Li scorched the closing nine at Royal Birkdale on Sunday with a 5-under 31.
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Spieth loses cool: 'That's just crap man'
It didn't take long for Jordan Spieth to lose his cool on Sunday of the 146th Open at Royal Birkdale, where he wasn't happy on the first hole.
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Birkdale sets attendance record for major in England
The 146th Open Championship set an attendance record for a major in England, just falling shy of the overall Open record.
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How to watch The Open on TV and online
You want to watch the 146th Open at Royal Birkdale? Here’s how you can do it on television and online,
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Ashok, 3 back, would be LPGA's first winner from India
Aditi Ashok moved into position Saturday at the Marathon Classic to try to become the first player from India to win an LPGA title.
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N. Korda bidding to become LPGA's next teen winner
Nelly Korda is poised to try to become the next teen winner in LPGA history. With a 5-under-par 66, Korda grabbed the lead Saturday at the Marathon Classic.
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Spieth: Won't devise game plan until Sunday
Jordan Spieth won't devise a game plan for the final round of The Open until he figures out what the weather is going to be like.
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Spieth overwhelming favorite at 1-4 odds to win Open
Jordan Spieth has a three-shot lead entering the final round of the 146th Open Championship at Royal Birkdale, and odds-makers have lots of faith in him.
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Spieth insists he's over Masters meltdown
Jordan Spieth has been saying it for a long time. Fifteen months to be exact. He’s over his 12th-hole meltdown from the Masters a year ago.
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Final-round tee times for the 146th Open
Tee times for the final round of the 146th Open Championship at Royal Birkdale, where Jordan Spieth leads Matt Kuchar by three shots.
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Kuchar wants no part of match play with Spieth
Matt Kuchar has been great in match play formats his entire career, but he has no interest getting into a match-play situation on Sunday.
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You Oughta Know: Spieth no lock
With two majors and a three-shot lead after 54 holes in The Open, Jordan Spieth would appear to be a prohibitive favorite to win on Sunday at Birkdale.
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Best quotes from Saturday at the 146th Open
Which player is pissed after Round 3 and has Henrik Stenson lost any more clothing? Here are the best quotes from Saturday at the 146th Open.
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Spieth soaks in walk up 18 before closing birdie
Under normal circumstances, while approaching the 18th green during a round, Jordan Spieth is trying to get a feel for what his putt will do.
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McIlroy charges, then fades in Round 3 at The Open
For six holes on Saturday it looked like Rory McIlroy was going to challenge for The Open lead, but a mid-round collapse put him well off the pace.
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Spieth leads Kuchar by three through 54 at The Open
Following a birdie at 18 and a round of 5-under 65, Jordan Spieth will take a three-shot lead over Matt Kuchar into the final round of The 146th Open Championship.
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Stenson's roller-coaster ride continues with 64
Henrik Stenson's up-and-down Open continued Saturday in an up mode, as the Swede shot a 64 that moved him back into the top 10.
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DJ (64) thinks he 'figured it out,' eyes Sunday 61
Dustin Johnson says he has a good feel for his game now, and it showed in a Saturday 64. Now he wants a new major record on Sunday.
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Grace had 'no idea' his 62 was lowest in a major
There was a reason for Branden Grace’s understated reaction when he finally broke the 63 barrier at a men’s major.
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Johnny's call: Grace's 62 'sweet,' course 'really easy'
Johnny Miller may own the most talked-about 63 in major championship history, but it’s no longer the lowest score.
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Grace becomes first man to shoot 62 in a major
Branden Grace has recorded the first 62 in a men’s major championship, torching a defenseless Royal Birkdale on Saturday afternoon at The Open.
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Rose: Watching early Open coverage 'frustrates me'
All of that expanded TV coverage of The Open wasn’t necessarily a good thing for Justin Rose.
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Third-round tee times for the 146th Open
Here are the full-field tee times for the third round of the 146th Open at Royal Birkdale.
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Spieth's caddie opts to hang on to his club vetoes
Jordan Spieth’s caddie, Michael Greller, is allowed to veto two of his boss’ club choices a year. Even after a wet and wild Friday at The Open, Greller still has all of his vetoes.
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Weather evens out conditions for both sides of draw
Although initial indications suggested this week’s draw at The Open would be one-sided, a break in Friday’s forecast helped even things out.
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Best quotes from Friday at the 146th Open
Jordan Spieth felt better today than he did at the 2015 Masters? Is Beef to blame for the afternoon rain? Here are the best quotes from Friday at The Open.
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Spieth leads The Open by two over Kuchar
Jordan Spieth leads The 146th Open by two strokes over Matt Kuchar. Here's where things stand heading into the weekend at Royal Birkdale.
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DJ's errant approach hits writer in the face
Dustin Johnson hit a man in the face with an errant approach shot on the ninth hole Friday, a man who happened to be a golf writer.
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Poulter ready to go 'toe-to-toe with anyone this weekend'
Dangerous is the man who feels like he has nothing to lose. Ian Poulter is that man. And he's got a shot to win The Open.
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Watch: Thomas swipes, loses club, drops and makes 9
Justin Thomas was having a rough second round, but what happened on the sixth hole made him downright miserable.
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Watch: Wood holes out for eagle to make Open cut
With the cutline hovering at 4 over par on Friday at The Open, Englishman Chris Wood needed a birdie to have a chance at making the cut.
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Stenson's rented home in Southport burglarized
Henrik Stenson's rented home in Southport was burglarized on Thursday while he was playing his first round.
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Westwood careful with words regarding Rahm incident
Lee Westwood crafted his words carefully when describing his role in the rules dispute that nearly derailed Jon Rahm’s opening round at The Open.
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Who does DJ blame for 2 over? 'It was me'
It hasn’t exactly been a textbook week for Dustin Johnson, with the world No. 1 following a 1-over 71 on Thursday with a 2-over card on Friday.
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Phil misses Open cut but does so with 'flair'
Phil Mickelson shot 77 in the second round of The Open to miss the cut, but it was anything other than mundane.
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McIlroy (68) scrambles his way into the mix
Rory McIlroy’s 68 on Friday was the second-best round from the early wave and left him just outside the top 10 when he completed his round.
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Kuchar bogeys two of last three, but happy at 4 under
His work done for the day, a solid score posted, Matt Kuchar is looking forward to kicking up his feet and watching the conditions deteriorate at Royal Birkdale.
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Watch: Sergio hurts shoulder slamming club into gorse
Sergio Garcia let his temper get the better of him on Day 2 of The Open, slamming his club into gorse and hurting his right shoulder.
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Watch: Kuchar pitches in for birdie on Day 2
Matt Kuchar started the second round in share of the lead. He dropped one back with a bogey at No. 2, but rebounded by pitching in for birdie.
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Inkster: Pressel, Creamer 'haven't shown me anything'
Time may have just about run out for two American stalwarts trying to make the U.S. Solheim Cup team.
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Rahm (69) skirts another rules infraction in Rd. 1
Jon Rahm was involved in another rules situation Thursday at The Open – and once again he was cleared of any wrongdoing.
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DJ, Rory among those over par on Day 1
Plenty of big names who failed to break par Thursday in the first round of The Open at Royal Birkdale including world No. 1 Dustin Johnson.
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Scottish Open prep helps Kuchar to first-round lead
Matt Kuchar co-leads The Open after first-round 65 and is crediting his experience last week at the Scottish Open as a big help in his Birkdale prep.
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Spieth, Koepka and Kuchar share Open lead
A trio of Americans in Jordan Spieth, Brooks Koepka and Matt Kuchar share the lead after Day 1 of The Open at Royal Birkdale.
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Caddie J.P. to Rory: 'What the f--- are you doing?'
Rory McIlroy has a pep talk from his caddie, J.P. Fitzgerald, to thank for turning his opening round around at Royal Birkdale.
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Bones: Bubba owes Phil plane wash from '90s match
Golf fans everywhere knew Jim 'Bones' Mackay would bring a unique perspective to TV. And he delivered on his first day at The Open.
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Casey (66) puts 40th birthday celebration on hold
Paul Casey is about to turn 40, but he's got other things on his mind - ike trying to win the Open Championship for his first major.
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Lytham vibe helps Els shoot 68
Ernie Els, 47, channeled memories of the Lytham course he won an Open Championship on to shoot 68 at Royal Birkdale.
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Day (wrist) not concerned after Day 1 injury scare
Jason Day said he wasn’t concerned about his right wrist after an injury scare on the back nine Thursday at The Open.
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Koepka (65) still sharp in first round since major win
Any semblance of rust was quickly knocked off by Brooks Koepka on Thursday at The Open when the reigning U.S. Open champion shot a 5-under 65.
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Clad in cardigan and tie, Thomas shoots 67 in style
Justin Thomas didn't just look good on Thursday at Royal Birkdale; he played well, too. Thomas shot 67 on Day 1 of The Open.
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Famous Cabo crew boosted Spieth's confidence
Jordan Spieth picked up a "nice boost of confidence" hanging out with Michael Phelps, Michael Jordan and more in Mexico over the July 4th.
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Spieth and Co. expect the worst of weather on Friday
Jordan Spieth plans to watch the early coverage of The Open before his 2:48 p.m. (local time) tee time Friday. He might not like what he sees.
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The eagles: Koepka from bunker; Hoffman from rough
Brooks Koepka and Charley Hoffman made a pair of impressive eagles on Day 1 of The Open at Royal Birkdale.
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Podcast: Monty on the Open, Darth, mushy peas
Colin Montgomerie evaluates Royal Birkdale as an Open venue and discusses in own Open career, the Darth Monty Twitter account, and mushy peas.
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Poulter (67) regains confidence, rekindles magic
Ian Poulter is feeling good about his game and feeling some good vibes at Royal Birkdale. It showed in his opening 3-under 67.
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O'Meara, '98 Open champ, makes mess of No. 1
This 146th Open Championship began with a groan, as Mark O’Meara, the 1998 winner here at Royal Birkdale, pumped the first tee shot straight right, out of bounds.
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Watch: Bunker hole-out for first eagle of 146th Open
Welshman Stuart Manley finished eagle-birdie to turn a potential over-par round into a 2-under 68 on Day 1 of the 146th Open.
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Watch: O'Meara begins 146th Open by going O.B.
Mark O'Meara, the 1998 Open champion, was asked to hit the first tee shot in the 146th edition. He obliged and promptly smacked his ball O.B. right.
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Ko seeks to end year-long drought
Lydia Ko is looking to successfully defend her title and end the longest winless spell of her remarkable career when the Marathon Classic begins Thursday.
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Viewers pick marquee groups for The Open
Which marquee group do you want to watch, shot-for-shot, during Round 1 of The Open? Here's your chance to vote!
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Open prop bets released on low score, winning score
One Las Vegas sportsbook has created prop bets for low score, winning total and finish position of several big names this week at The Open.
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Punch Shot: Burning questions for the 146th Open
On the eve of the 146th Open, GolfChannel.com writers answer your burning questions - like will the trend of first-time major winners continue? That and more in this Punch Shot.
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McNealy going pro? He's preparing that way
Maverick McNealy said his future will likely be determined after the U.S. Amateur. But, for now, he's preparing as if he's going to turn pro.
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Snedeker (ribs) WDs from The Open; Hahn in
Brandt Snedeker withdrew from the Open Championship on Wednesday because of a rib injury. He was replaced in the field by James Hahn.
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The Open forecast: 25 mph gusts, heavy rain expected
Weather was not nearly as rainy as expected Wednesday at Royal Birkdale, as players made final preparations for the 146th Open.
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