Pádraig Harrington and Shane Lowry share a laugh on the seventh hole during a final practice round ahead of the British Open at Royal St George’s in Sandwich, Kent. Photograph:  Oisín Keniry/Getty Images

Old habits die hard and all of that. In the case of Darren Clarke and Rory McIlroy, the ritual has traditionally involved an early-morning practice ro(...)

Min Woo Lee won the Scottish Open at the weekend. Photograph: Mark Runnacles/Getty

You know that old saying about good things coming in threes? Seemingly, it dates back in time – originally a Latin term, omne trium perfectum – but th(...)