sky or bbc who covered the open better

This year saw a huge change in the way we digest the Open Championship. The rights to cover golf’s showcase event live switched from the BBC to Sky. The move…

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1 Long game Over the years Phil Mickelson’s only detectable weakness has been his relatively unreliable long game. The work he and new coach Andrew Getson have done since November…

Mickelson cements legendary status at Royal Troon

Mickelson cements legendary status at Royal Troon Henrik Stenson will go down in the history books as the winner of the 2016 Open Championship, but we simply mustn’t allow time…

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From tee-to-green Rory McIlory has been one of the best players on show at this Open Championship. Averaging around 65% of fairways and greens hit, driving the ball comfortably over…

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With the Open Championship at the halfway stage, we take a look at some of the standout facts and figures

Mercedes-Benz Style Edition Garia Golf Car is launched “At Mercedes-Benz we are always asking questions,” starts Professor Gorden Wagener, Vice President Design at Mercedes-Benz. “It is fundamental. We must not…

MacIntyres pub Troon

Soak up the atmosphere of the Open with a pint in the town's best local pubs and bars