Royal Birkdale is fairest links course in British Open rotation Royal Birkdale is fairest links course in British Open rotation

Here's how to play Royal Birkdale, which will test all aspects of players' games.        

yesterday, 18:31
Rory McIlroy is confident he'll rebound from latest rut Rory McIlroy is confident he'll rebound from latest rut

Rory McIlroy hasn't played that much this season but he says his game is close.        

yesterday, 20:57
British Open hopes depend on British Open weather British Open hopes depend on British Open weather

Luck of the draw: Getting the right tee time in the best of weather can make all the difference in the British Open        

yesterday, 20:55
McIlroy thinks you should bet on him to win Open McIlroy thinks you should bet on him to win Open

McIlroy is currently 20-1 heading into the 2017 British Open.        

yesterday, 20:11
Sod, silversmith and a funky clubhouse all in play at Open Sod, silversmith and a funky clubhouse all in play at Open

A guide to The Open, where sod, silversmith and a funky clubhouse are all in play        

yesterday, 19:40
Where He Once Trespassed, Tommy Fleetwood Chases British Open Crown Where He Once Trespassed, Tommy Fleetwood Chases British Open Crown

As a child, Fleetwood and his father used to sneak onto the grounds at Royal Birkdale in England. Now, he’s aiming to be the first Briton in 25 years to win the Open.

yesterday, 21:59
British Open officials draw line at hitting over grandstands British Open officials draw line at hitting over grandstands

Open officials call out of bounds on an idea to hit a shot over the grandstands at Royal Birkdale        

yesterday, 21:59
Padraig Harrington Chooses to Believe Padraig Harrington Chooses to Believe

No matter that he has seldom won since the 2008 British Open, and even lost his Tour card. He still has confidence in himself and his game.

today, 6:01
Fearsome 6th hole the ultimate test at Birkdale Fearsome 6th hole the ultimate test at Birkdale

The sixth hole at Royal Birkdale has played the hardest on the course in each of the last two British Opens there        

today, 8:11
British Open begins with rain, wind and big numbers British Open begins with rain, wind and big numbers

An ominous start to the British Open with rain, wind and big numbers        

today, 8:05