Tuesday, July 22, 2014
Rory McIlroy had to work a little harder, sweat a little more. No matter. Just like his other two majors, this British Open was never really in doubt.
Now that she's officially a millionaire, Lydia Ko joked she'll have to keep a closer watch on where her paychecks go.
Monday, July 21, 2014
Walking off the 18th green as the British Open champion, Rory McIlroy kept gazing at all the greats on golf's oldest trophy.
Rory McIlroy looked as though he had just thrown a knockout punch at the British Open, and it was only Saturday.
South Africa's Lee-Anne Pace, seeking a breakthrough win in the U.S., shot a 3-under 68 to grab a share of the lead with Laura Diaz in the Marathon Classic on Saturday.
Sunday, July 20, 2014
Rory McIlroy only saw birdies at Royal Liverpool, mostly on his scorecard, and even one pheasant that trotted across the eighth green as he was lining up a putt. That was but a minor interruption in his command performance Friday in the British Open.
American Laura Diaz birdied three of her last four holes en route to a two-under 69 to maintain her lead at the U.S. LPGA Tour's Marathon Classic on Friday.
Saturday, July 19, 2014
Rory McIlroy took a one shot lead into Friday's second round of the British Open, set on avoiding the kind of Friday flop that has bedeviled him all year.
Laura Diaz, winless in the past 12 years on the U.S. LPGA Tour, shot a 9-under 62 for a four-stroke lead after the opening round of the Marathon Classic on Thursday.
Friday, July 18, 2014
First man out David Howell made a storming start to the British Open at Royal Liverpool Golf Club on Thursday.