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LPGA, PGA Tour Champions stage majors in France and Scotland

Jul. 19, 2022 09:28 AM EDT

LPGA TOUR AND LADIES EUROPEAN TOUR AMUNDI EVIAN CHAMPIONSHIP Site: Evian-les-Bains, France. Course: Evian Resort GC. Yardage: 6,523. Par: 71. Prize money: $6.5 million. Winner's share: $1 million. Television:...

Today in History: July 18, Eric Rudolph sentenced to life

Jul. 18, 2022 00:09 AM EDT

Today in History Today is Monday, July 18, the 199th day of 2022. There are 166 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On July 18, 1969, Sen. Edward M. Kennedy, D-Mass., left a party on Chappaquiddick (chap-uh-KWIH’-dihk) Island near...

Emotional exit for Woods, big chance for Smith at St Andrews

Jul. 15, 2022 19:57 PM EDT

ST. ANDREWS, Scotland (AP) — Tiger Woods made an early and emotional departure Friday from the British Open, possibly for the last time at St. Andrews. Cameron Smith can only wonder if the 150th Open will be his arrival as an undisputed elite player. Smith already won The Players...

British Open | Morikawa set to miss cut at St. Andrews

Jul. 15, 2022 15:39 PM EDT

ST. ANDREWS, Scotland (AP) — The Latest on the British Open (all times local): 8:30 p.m. Defending British Open champion Collin Morikawa is set to miss the cut. The American, who won the title last year at Royal St. George’s, finished his two rounds...

Dry conditions on course lead to slow play at British Open

Jul. 14, 2022 18:30 PM EDT

ST. ANDREWS, Scotland (AP) — The dry conditions at the British Open turned a beautiful day for golf into a long, long slog for many of the players. The moderate temperature and average wind Thursday on the east coast of Scotland combined to make the fairways lightning fast, which...

A rookie rises and Tiger crashes in slow-moving British Open

Jul. 14, 2022 17:57 PM EDT

ST. ANDREWS, Scotland (AP) — The Old Course was never faster. The pace of play was never slower. The celebrated start Thursday of the 150th British Open gave way to Cameron Young making his debut with an 8-under 64 for a two-shot lead over Rory McIlroy, and Tiger Woods making what...

British Open returns to home of golf at St. Andrews

Jul. 12, 2022 11:39 AM EDT

ROYAL & ANCIENT GOLF CLUB BRITISH OPEN Site: St. Andrews, Scotland. Course: St. Andrews (Old Course) Yardage: 7,313. Par: 72. Prize money: $14 million. Winner's share: $2.5 million. Television: Thursday-Friday, 1:30 a.m....

Tiger Woods part of celebration of champions at St. Andrews

Jul. 11, 2022 15:41 PM EDT

ST. ANDREWS, Scotland (AP) — They stood on the 18th tee at St. Andrews, a foursome that collectively has won 43 major championships spanning nearly six decades. Tiger Woods isn't big on ceremonial golf. There are exceptions, and a British Open at the home of golf that celebrates...

St. Andrews still packs appeal and a test through centuries

Jul. 11, 2022 11:49 AM EDT

ST. ANDREWS, Scotland (AP) — Jack Nicklaus posed atop the Swilcan Bridge, birdied the last hole he ever played in a major championship and had no intention of ever returning to St. Andrews, not wanting anything to dilute from such a powerful ending to an incomparable career. That...

Morikawa caring less about No. 1 and more about winning

Jul. 06, 2022 13:00 PM EDT

NORTH BERWICK, Scotland (AP) — Collin Morikawa was one round away from reaching No. 1 in the world, staked to a five-shot lead in the Bahamas and needing only to win. Seven months later, No. 1 feels like a mile away. Morikawa shot 76 in the final round last December...