Men's golf

Tiger Woods of the US plays a shot on the 7th hole during the first round of the British Open Golf Championship in Carnoustie, Scotland, Thursday July 19, 2018. (AP Photo/Jon Super)
July 20, 2018 - 2:05 am
CARNOUSTIE, Scotland (AP) — As if Carnoustie wasn't enough of a challenge, players now get to face wet conditions in the British Open. A light rain fell overnight, and Brandt Snedeker put on rain gear as he coped with a light drizzle Friday morning to start the second round. The amount of rain was...
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Kevin Kisner of the US putts on the 18th green during the first round of the British Open Golf Championship in Carnoustie, Scotland, Thursday July 19, 2018. (AP Photo/Jon Super)
July 19, 2018 - 6:14 pm
CARNOUSTIE, Scotland (AP) — The silver claret jug was on the first tee Thursday morning at Carnoustie, a trophy that Kevin Kisner knows all too well. Kisner flew home from the British Open last year with Jordan Spieth, a flight that was delayed while waiting on Spieth to finish up his duties as the...
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Sung Kang of Korea plays off the 2nd tee during the first round of the British Open Golf Championship in Carnoustie, Scotland, Thursday July 19, 2018. (AP Photo/Peter Morrison)
July 19, 2018 - 5:29 pm
CARNOUSTIE, Scotland (AP) — Sung Kang doesn't plan to handle rulings any differently because he doesn't think he did anything wrong when fellow PGA Tour player Joel Dahmen accused him of taking a bad drop three weeks ago. Kang and Dahmen were playing in the final round at the Quicken Loans National...
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Course marshals hold up the rope as USA's Brooks Koepka putts towards to the 5th green from the 3rd tee, during the first round of the British Open Golf Championship in Carnoustie, Scotland, Thursday July 19, 2018. (Jane Barlow/PA via AP)
July 19, 2018 - 5:27 pm
CARNOUSTIE, Scotland (AP) — Brooks Koepka stepped back in the sand, took a deep breath and composed himself ahead of a third shot from the greenside bunker. Moments earlier, Koepka had been brought to his knees at Carnoustie amid a wild stretch of six dropped shots in five holes that left the U.S...
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Tiger Woods of the US walks from the 4th tee during the first round of the British Open Golf Championship in Carnoustie, Scotland, Thursday July 19, 2018. (AP Photo/Jon Super)
July 19, 2018 - 3:43 pm
CARNOUSTIE, Scotland (AP) — The Latest on the British Open (all times local): 8:35 p.m. Tiger Woods steadied his creaking back nine with three straight pars in the final holes to shoot an even-par 71 in his opening round at Carnoustie. Playing his first British Open since 2015, Woods birdied two of...
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Jordan Spieth of the US hits out of a bunker on the 15th hole during the first round of the British Open Golf Championship in Carnoustie, Scotland, Thursday July 19, 2018. (AP Photo/Jon Super)
July 19, 2018 - 12:51 pm
CARNOUSTIE, Scotland (AP) — Through 14 holes, Jordan Spieth was challenging for the lead in the British Open and making it look easy. "Just a clean round of golf," he said. And then it got messy in a hurry. Spieth came undone on the tough closing stretch at Carnoustie, dropping four shots over the...
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July 19, 2018 - 11:59 am
CARNOUSTIE, Scotland (AP) — Jhonattan Vegas was forced to do plenty of scrambling before he even teed off in the British Open. The Venezuelan golfer's remarkable week-long journey to Carnoustie involved an expired visa, a seven-hour stakeout in a car outside a consulate in Houston, a hastily...
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Darren Clarke of Northern Ireland plays out of the rough on the 1st hole during the first round of the British Open Golf Championship in Carnoustie, Scotland, Thursday July 19, 2018. (AP Photo/Jon Super)
July 19, 2018 - 10:01 am
Iceland's soccer team made a splash in the world cup and now Hatti Magnus talks to PodcastOne Sports Now about becoming the first in his country to play in a major championship in the British Open. The AP's Steve Douglas interviews Magnus in the latest podcast, while co-host Tim Dahlberg gets an...
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July 19, 2018 - 2:47 am
EDMOND, Okla. (AP) — Mark Hayes, who won The Players Championship among this three PGA Tour titles and was the first player to shoot 63 in the British Open, has died. He was 69. Hayes died Monday in Edmond, brother Larry Hayes said. He had early onset Alzheimer's Disease. Hayes won the fourth...
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Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland chips onto the 16th green during a practice round ahead of the British Open Golf Championship in Carnoustie, Scotland, Wednesday July 18, 2018. (AP Photo/Peter Morrison)
July 19, 2018 - 2:10 am
CARNOUSTIE, Scotland (AP) — Sandy Lyle of Scotland sent a mid-iron rolling along the crusty turf of Carnoustie to start the 147th playing of the British Open. Lyle was chosen to hit the opening tee shot Thursday morning under a gray sky off the North Sea. He won the Open in 1985. Also in the...
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