British Open Golf

  • Golfer Rahil Gangjee top Indian at British Open qualifying 06-03-2014 05:12 PM

    Chonburi: It was a tough day for Indian hopefuls at the Open Qualifying Series-Thailand as Rahil Gangjee emerged as the best with one-under 71, on Thursday. Gangjee, who was placed tied 15th, is three behind the leader Hiroshi Iwata (68) of Japan at the end of the first round of...
  • Couples eager to learn from Muirfield masters 18-07-2013 08:40 AM

    Gullane, Scotland: He is not quite the young apprentice but Fred Couples will be looking to learn when he partners Muirfield masters Tom Watson and Nick Faldo in the British Open first round on Thursday. Unlike his playing partners, the 53-year-old American has never lifted the Claret Jug and on...
  • 10 things about the British Open 12-07-2013 03:31 PM

    Gullane, Scotland: Ten things to know about the British Open starting on Thursday at Muirfield. The course has hosted the tournament 15 times before, from 1892 to 2002. The Fairest of them all Muirfield is considered the purest of the links courses in the British Open rotation. Blind shots are...
  • Golf: Clarke wins British Open title 18-07-2011 12:32 AM

    Sandwich: Darren Clarke repelled a dynamic charge from Phil Mickelson to complete a runaway three-shot win at the British Open on Sunday, claiming his first major title and becoming the first home winner of the championship for 12 years. The 42-year-old Briton picked up the coveted Claret Jug, a first...
  • Day of reckoning for Louis Oosthuizen 18-07-2010 09:28 AM

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  • Harrington wins British Open golf despite wrist injury 21-07-2008 04:30 PM

    Jaipur: Vineet Saxena, who captained Rajasthan in the absence of regular skipper Hrishikesh Kanitkar, has said not having a specialist spinner hurt them in their Ranji Trophy game against Madhya Pradesh, which ended in a draw with Rajasthan securing three points on the basis of getting the first innings lead....