The Claret Jug in front of Royal Troon’s Postage Stamp. Photograph: Getty

Spectators at this year’s Open Championship will get a unique view of one of the most famous holes in golf, tournament officials have announced. A wi(...)

Rory McIlroy is aiming to be the first European winner of the Masters since 1999. Photograph: Getty

Rory McIlroy may have enhanced his chances of completing the career grand slam by opting out of the par-three contest, but the world number three stil(...)

 Paul Dunne talks to his caddie Alan Murray as they walk up the 16th fairway. Photograph: AFP Photo

Before We all had our own ways of getting to St Andrews. I know Jordan Spieth and Zach Johnson were among those who hopped on the charter fligh(...)

1998 champion Mark O’Meara has seen plenty of tougher days at The Open. Photograph:  Matthew Lewis/Getty Images

Veteran Mark O’Meara hit out at younger players who “whine a lot” after the older generation shone on day one at the Open Championship. Ian Poulter le(...)