The PGA Championship usually throws up a low score. But with some fiendish changes made to Oakland Hills, are the players in for a bit of a shock?

Mickelson, Davis Love and Beem are sure to draw the crowds but how about Monty, Furyk and Baddeley for a talkative trio! Everywhere you look there are some great match-ups.

The virtually unknown Parker McLachlin came from nowhere to claim one of the last available spots at the USPGA.

Norman declines PGA invitation.

Greg Norman has rejected the opportunity to compete in this week’s PGA Championship at Oakland Hills. The 53 year old had been invited to take part in the event following…

Luke Donald will miss the final major of the 2008 season, and he remains a huge doubt for September’s Ryder Cup at Valhalla. Donald has not played competitive golf since…

Norman a class above

The two-time champion carries a two-shot lead into the final round of the Open - hats off to the old boy!

Bill Elliott celebrates Padraig Harrington's sensational second successive Open Championship win after four days of the most intense drama at Royal Birkdale

We take a look at some of the interesting comments made in the media tent after round one from players including Justin Rose, Padraig Harrington and Boo Weekley

Okay, it may not be the lowest score of the day and he won't be right at the very top of the leaderboard at day's end, but for me, David…

Grégory's challenge begins and expectations are high. Fergus and Jezz go to watch some of his first round but are easily distracted.

European Tour stars were happy to give up their time at Royal Birkdale during the practice days of the Open Championship to play golf with youngsters visiting the R&A Junior…

There's a distinct lack of players on the course this Wednesday afternoon but style icon Grégory Havret it out there..... somewhere.

Further news of the cool Frenchman just ahead of his Wednesday practice round...

This week, all eyes are on Birkdale as the golfing world heads to the Southport course for the 137th Open Championship. GM betting guru Paul Krishnamurty has been in terrific…

The Golf Monthly team have spotted French star Grégory Havret a few times since arriving in Southport and they like what they've seen.

Harrington ready to go

Padraig has reluctantly handed back the Claret Jug ahead of the 2008 Championship, but hopes it will only be with the R&A for temporary short-term safekeeping. Not that he's getting…

Sports Marketing Surveys have released their statistical guide for the Open Championship. Included in their stats and facts are a study of European golf growth, UK golf participation records, and…

Luke Donald will be forced to miss at least the next three to four weeks, including The Open Championship, after suffering a wrist injury during the final round at the…

Open Championship news digest

Ahead of next week's Open, we bring you a handful of Championship news stories that may have otherwise escaped your attention.