In reverse order from 2015, we take a look at the opening holes from the Open Championship rota

St. Andrews – 2015

St Andrews Old Course Hole 1 Open Championship

Probably the most straightforward of the Open Championship opening holes, the 376 yard 1st hole, appropriately named ‘Burn’, isn’t without its dangers despite the enormous fairway. In addition to the Swilcan Burn, a tee shot leaking right could go out of bounds. 2010 winner Louis Oosthuizen made par here whilst romping home to a seven-shot victory.

Royal Liverpool (Hoylake) – 2014