Harry Colt

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The 148th British Open takes place at Royal Portrush this week. Photograph: PA

A is for Albatross, that rarest of birds on a golf course. This is the 148th staging of the British Open and, to date, there have been only eight suc(...)

The fifth green at Royal Portrush. Photo: Getty Images

The contractors came in long before any championship action unfolds, and they will be there long after too. Yet their work up to this point makes it a(...)

 Rory McIlroy of Europe shakes hands with Jack Nicklaus at the Ryder Cup  in   Scotland. Photograph: David Cannon/Getty Images

Flagship event deserves more support The challenge faced by the PGA European Tour is aptly demonstrated by this week’s Memorial Tournament in Dubli(...)

Chris Wood secured the biggest win of his career at Wentworth. Photograph: Getty

In a picture postcard setting, where a peek through the hedgerows reveal pristine rose gardens of those millionaires who live in this stockbroker belt(...)

Jamie Donaldson in action on the 17th hole during the Irish Open at Royal Portrush. Photo: Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images

The telltale signs of positive tidings were everywhere at Royal Portrush yesterday. A crammed car park, a crowded press briefing room. TV cameras and (...)