What began as a group text in the aftermath of Hurricane Dorian led to a simple question from Justin Leonard: What can we do?
Leonard and his wife, Amanda, have property at Baker's Bay just...
CARNOUSTIE, Scotland (AP) — How well do you know the British Open? Try this quiz:
LONDON (AP) — Paul Lawrie, who won the 1999 British Open at Carnoustie following a dramatic collapse by Jean Van de Velde, will miss next month's edition at the same venue because of injury.
"It is with regret that I announce my withdrawal from all Tour events forthe remainder of the current season," Lawrie said in a statement on Monday.
SOUTHPORT, England (AP) — Players who have qualified for the 146th British Open, which starts Thursday at Royal Birkdale (players listed only in the first category for which they are eligible):
ATLANTA (AP) — Here's one argument against the notion that money is ruining golf: The PGA Tour is playing for $69 million over the final month, and all anyone seems to care about is an exhibition that doesn't pay a dime.
Maybe it would be different if the Americans had won the Ryder Cup more than twice over the last 20 years.
SCOTLAND (AP) — Nearly 20 years later, Justin Leonard still gets compliments for his British Open victory at Royal Troon.
They don't remember any of the shots he played, only the words he said.
"I get more comments about my speech than any shot I hit that week," Leonard said. "I was so into the round I was playing that I never gave it a thought until we got done. We were about to walk out there and the press secretary handed me a couple of cards with names and...
None in the crowd of roughly 10,000 suspected that when Bobby Locke of South Africa tapped in for a two-shot victory and a record score in the British Open, he would be the last player from outside the United States to hoist the claret jug at Royal Troon.
That was in 1950.
Since then, there have been six Opens on the Ayrshire links in Scotland, and six American winners.
It was to Phil Mickelson, who cupped his hand under his chin and stared...