It's been hard work but there's finally been a siting of Monty. And a few other home players to boot.

Find out how Monty, Lawrie and the other Scottish warriors are dealing with predicatbly poor weather on Monday morning.

First impressions

Having watched The Open on TV every year from about 1986 onwards, it?s amazing to actually be playing in it. Ever since I started as a junior at Ashford Golf…

As ever the Thursday and Friday pairings at the Open have produced some fascinating groups. Defending champion Tiger Woods will tee off at 9.09 on Thursday morning alongside former champion…

Jeremy Ellwood goes "back of house" at Carnoustie with R&A officials to find out what goes into making it all happen so smoothly

Clive Agran is Carnoustie-bound, frankly anything could happen.

Benn Barham is playing in his second Open, read his Carnoustie week diary here

Twelve more players have booked their place at Carnoustie as Local Final Qualify came to a close with some impressive scoring.

Welcome to Golf Monthly?s online coverage of the 2007 Open Championship. This year the event returns to Carnoustie and arguably the toughest test on the rota. Just as it has…

A veteran of 32 Opens, Bill Elliott gives you his take on the 136th Championship

Players G-L / Players M-R / Players S-Z Note: Odds offered by SkyBet are subject to fluctuation RORY SABBATINI 80/1 This controversial character is in good form and currently ranked…

Find out what England's best golfer thinks of this year's Open venue and how he plans to work on his game in search of success

Find out who has their name on the most famous of golfing trophies

Players A-F / Players M-R / Players S-Z Note: Odds offered by SkyBet are subject to fluctuation SERGIO GARCIA 28/1 Sergio arrived at Carnoustie in 1999 aged 18, with a…

Players A-F / Players G-L / Players S-Z Note: Odds offered by SkyBet are subject to fluctuation Llewellyn Matthews 2,500/1 The Welsh amateur qualified with a gritty final day 68…

Players G-L / Players M-R / Players S-Z Note: Odds offered by SkyBet are subject to fluctuation Steven Alker 750/1 The New Zealander made it through to the Open after…

Despite winning titles and admirers on the PGA Tour, a Major victory still eludes Luke Donald. But Golf Monthly meets a man convinced he is ready to convert his undoubted…

No man knows how to perform in Major championships better than the man who was in the top three 55 times. Treble Open champion Jack Nicklaus talks to Bill Elliott