Winning a major comes with plenty of accolades. For Rory McIlroy after the 2014 British Open, it also vaults him to No. 2 in the OWGR behind only Adam Scott.
Rory McIlroy's British Open win boosted his FedEx Cup points standing from 42nd to 11th, according to the PGA Tour, while Tiger Woods' standing took a hit.
Phil Mickelson came in with less than his A-game, but in the end made a spirited defense of his British Open title -- with an eye on a Ryder Cup berth.
Rory McIlroy carries a six-shot lead into Sunday's final round of the 2014 British Open at Royal Liverpool, with Rickie Fowler his closest pursuer. Follow the highlights here!
Inside the July 18, 2014, issue of Golfweek Magazine:
Chinese golfer Fumie (Alice) Jo defeated Eun Jeong Seong of South Korea 3 and 2 in the 36-hole final at the U.S. Women's Amateur Public Links Championship.
Progress. That is exactly what 2014 is all about for Frenchman Victor Dubuisson as he moved into the top five at the British Open with a 4-under 68 in the third round.
Rory McIlroy will share Sunday's final tee time at the 2014 British Open with Rickie Fowler -- see complete pairings here.
The U.S. Amateur Public Links, in its last year of existence, refused to go quietly. It took 37 holes for Byron Meth to outlast Doug Ghim in Newton, Kan.
Rory McIlroy carries a four-shot lead into Saturday's third round at the British Open -- can he stay ahead of Dustin Johnson, Rickie Fowler and Sergio Garcia? Follow the highlights right here!
Byron Meth and Doug Ghim will fight Saturday to be the last to claim a win in the U.S. Amateur Public Links -- and with it, likely, an invitation to the Masters.
Rory McIlroy will play in the final group of Saturday's third round at the 2014 British Open at Royal Liverpool in Hoylake -- Tiger Woods also will have a late time, but off No. 10 tee.
Rory McIlroy put on a clinic at Royal Liverpool on Friday, posting a second consecutive 6-under 66 to take a four-shot lead over Dustin Johnson after 54 holes at the 2014 British Open.
Friday at the British Open, Rory McIlroy widened his British Open lead at Royal Liverpool from one shot to four, while Dustin Johnson gave chase -- as Tiger Woods and Adam Scott struggled. Recap the highlights here!
The U.S. Amateur Public Links had long been billed as “America’s blue collar championship," and finally in its last year of existence, Jess Bonneau, 43, is bringing back the good old days.
Soon after he bogeyed Royal Liverpool's 18th for a British Open missed cut, Bubba Watson turned to thoughts of home and family; Jason Day reports some pain in his wrist; plus more Open Championship news and notes.
Our David Dusek is taking in ESPN's coverage of the Open Championship from his couch and will offer his commentary throughout the day.
Aided by the support of his father, Doug Ghim managed to knock off the defending Public Links champion, Jordan Niebrugge, in an exciting 23-hole match on Thursday in Newton, Kan.
Survive and advance. The formula made famous by Jim Valvano at the NCAA men’s basketball tournament is apropos for the match-play portion of the U.S. Amateur Public Links, too.
In the first round of the British Open at Royal Liverpool, Adam Scott told himself, “we don’t want him running away,” as he shot 68 to keep close to leader Rory McIlroy.
David Dusek chats with Chris Tuten, the director of player promotions for Titleist, about Adam Scott and the golf equipment he used to win the 2013 Barclays Championship.
Our David Dusek breaks down what was inside Adam Scott's bag at Augusta National this week.
We sat down with Michael Fox of Adams Golf to talk about new products for 2013.
From Demo Day, part of the 2012 PGA Merchandise Show, Adams Golf's Vice President of R&D Tim Reed shows off Adams Golf's new Fast 12 line of drivers and a12 line of hybrids.
Asher Wildman sits down with Gene Yasuda and Adam Schupak to wrap up the 2011 PGA Merchandise Show.
Adams Golf is proud to introduce their new technology which they feel will not only revolutionize the game, but also the way clubs are designed.
Adams Golf President & CEO Chip Brewer talks about their exciting new technology that he believes will change golf club design forever.
Adam Schupak talks with Callaway President & CEO George Fellows about the company's partnership with Lamborghini and the new Forged Composite technology.
Senior writer Adam Schupak talks with Cobra-Puma Golf's Bob Philion about the company's direction for 2011.
At Demo Day, Adam Schupak talks with founder of Adams Golf Barney Adams, to congratulate him on winning a prestigious lifetime achievement award.
Mizuno demonstrates its new shaft-fitting technology, Adams has a new Speedline addition to their driver family, and Bridgestone offers up a new magnesium-backed iron set to round out Golfweek's coverage of the 2010 Demo Day.
Alex Miceli talks about Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson and Adam Scott from the morning wave of Round 1 at the U.S. Open.