Lloyds building in London, England.

The Lloyd’s of London insurance market posted a rise in headline first-half profit today, boosted by sharp gains in its investment returns, but highli(...)

 Phil Mickelson  hits his second shot on the ninth hole during the final round of the  Scottish Open at Castle Stuart Golf Links  in Inverness. Photograph: Warren Little/Getty Images

Phil Mickelson today won the Scottish Open after beating South African Branden Grace on the first hole of a sudden-death play-off at Castle Stuart.Th(...)

Ireland’s Shane Lowry driving on the seventh at Castle Stuart. Photograph: Getty Images

It may be a general assumption that Phil Mickelson’s latest Scottish Open appearance is with a bigger stage, at Muirfield, in mind but the man himself(...)

Ireland’s Shane Lowry  hits his second shot to  the seventh hole during the first round of the  Scottish Open at Castle Stuart Golf Links  in Inverness, Scotland. (Photograph: Andrew Redington/Getty Images

A run of six birdies in nine holes left Shane Lowry just two strokes off the early clubhouse lead at the Scottish Open in Inverness this morning.The O(...)