Davis Riley, last year's U.S. Junior Amateur runner-up, fired a 5-under 67 to take the first-round lead on a hot day in The Woodlands, Texas. But he wasn't the only player to go low after playing well a year ago, as Sam Horsfield and Brad Dalke also find themselves in the top 5.
Only once in 18 tries in the British Open has Tiger Woods had a higher 72-hole score than his 294, and that was as an amateur in his 1995 debut at St. Andrews.
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!
There might not be a better example of confidence in a child than Rory McIlroy's father – and it's being rewarded, a retail bookmaker in the UK says on Twitter.
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.
Darren Clarke is about 50 pounds lighter than he was at last year's British Open -- and says he needed seven months of adjustments to get used to added clubhead speed.
Jim Furyk fired a 1-under 71 on Friday at Royal Liverpool, showing the growth that the 44-year-old has made playing links golf over the course of his career.
Our David Dusek is taking in ESPN's coverage of the Open Championship from his couch and will offer his commentary throughout the day.
Here are the tee times and pairings for the stroke-play qualifying rounds of the 2014 U.S. Junior Amateur July 21-22 at The Club at Carlton Woods' Nicklaus Course in The Woodlands, Texas.
A break in Utah and Paris in recent weeks with his wife and kids seems to suit Jim Furyk, judging by his first-round 68 at the 2014 British Open.
Rory McIlroy was a machine on Thursday, posting six birdies in a bogey-free, 6-under 66 that saw him take the lead at Royal Liverpool. Can he avoid another Friday disaster and chase his third major title?
Our David Dusek is taking in ESPN's coverage of the Open Championship and will offer up commentary throughout the day.
John Daly had one word for the Royal Liverpool rough –“Brutal." He has put a TaylorMade 1-iron in his bag to help steer clear of the rough at Hoylake.
Bubba Watson is looking for his second major championship of the season at Royal Liverpool, and he'll do so by wearing some of Oakley new apparel. See what he will wear at the Open Championship.
Marred by less-than-stellar second rounds over the past couple of years, Rory McIlroy aims to add the third leg to a career grand slam at this week's Open Championship at Royal Liverpool.
"If I'm getting too sugary," five-time Open champion Tom Watson said while waxing nostalgic in advance of the 2014 British Open, "stop me." No one stopped him.
Tiger Woods will make his 18th Open Championship appearance when he tees it up this week at Royal Liverpool. Here's a look at Woods' British Open performances by year.
Fifteen-year-old Andrew Orischak's 4-under 68 gave him an early lead that was matched by three more players later in the day – Matt NeSmith, Tae Koh and Geoff Drakeford.
Stacy Lewis began her title defense Thursday at the Ricoh Women's British Open by carding a first-round 1-under 71 at Royal Birkdale – and as usual, she did it with longtime caddie Travis Wilson on the bag.
Due to only three weeks between the U.S. Open and British Open, Tiger Woods could play three times in a row and four of five weeks next summer.
Part of this year's standout freshman class, Stanford's Patrick Rodgers gets grilled by Golfweek.com's Asher Wildman on everything from golf, to the NFL and Andrew Luck.
Golfweek.com's Asher Wildman catches up with Stanford University junior Andrew Yun to talk about his fall season and the upcoming spring.
The conditions were difficult during round two of the Golfweek Fall Invitational. Illinois Wesleyan Junior Stefan Johnson was one of two players to break par in the second round, Andrew Bateman of Methodist shot 1-over.
Alex Miceli and Alistair Tait discuss Louis Oosthuizen's final-round performance at the British Open, where the unheralded South African romped to a seven-shot victory at St. Andrews.
Louis Oosthuizen holds on to the lead after three rounds of the British Open, but will this fairly unknown player be able to finish on top? Jeff Rude and Alex Miceli discuss Round 3's action.
Jeff Rude and Alistair Tait wander about the town of St. Andrews in search of history, and the graves of father and son Toms.
With only a few groups left to finish Saturday morning, the big stories are in: Rory shoots 80, while Calc and Louis take the lead. Oh, and that Tiger guy is hanging around too. Jeff Rude and Jeff Babineau break down the 2nd round from St. Andrews.
Golf legend Gary Player sits down with Jeff Rude to reflect on the British Open at St. Andrews, and to discuss Tom Watson's great performance last year.
The scores were low on a defenseless St. Andrews course, but who stands out among the field? Alistair Tait and Jeff Rude summarize the first round from The Old Course.
Jeff Rude teams up with his "lucky buddy" Alex Miceli as they stroll through St. Andrews, meeting famous people along the way.
Tournaments this week: Open Championship at St. Andrews, Reno-Tahoe Open (U.S. PGA), Singha E-San Open (Mercedes-Benz Tour) and Stanley Ladies (Japan LPGA).
Jeff Rude strolls the most famous corner in St. Andrews, and arguably in golf.