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Oosthuizen moves on after Open frustration

Oosthuizen moves on after Open frustration

Louis Oosthuizen is relishing an instant return to action after suffering more major misery in the 149th Open. 22 Jul 2021
Morri: Paying due to the supporting cast

Morri: Paying due to the supporting cast

The harsh reality is we will have forgotten them a year from now but the role of the supporting cast should not be overlooked at the game’s most important tournaments. 19 Jul 2021
Gallery: The Open Final Round

Gallery: The Open Final Round

The 149th Open Championship is in the books, with American Collin Morikawa a worthy, and record making, winner. Here are the best images from Sunday's final round at Royal St. George's. See you at St. Andrew's in 2022. 19 Jul 2021
Winner’s Bag: Collin Morikawa – The 149th Open Championship

Winner’s Bag: Collin Morikawa – The 149th Open Championship

Making his debut at The Open, Collin Morikawa fired a clinical Sunday 66 to claim the Claret Jug by two shots from Jordan Spieth. Take a look inside the Champion Golfer of Year’s bag, including the iron change he made this week. 19 Jul 2021
Oosthuizen rues another major near miss

Oosthuizen rues another major near miss

Louis Oosthuizen has been left to rue yet another near-miss at a major championship after finishing tied for third at The Open Championship. 19 Jul 2021
Spieth laments Open "dumb mistakes"

Spieth laments Open "dumb mistakes"

Open Championship runner-up Jordan Spieth has blamed a couple of "dumb mistakes" at the end of his third round for costing him the chance of winning a second Claret Jug. 19 Jul 2021
Smith in maroon just feels the Open blues

Smith in maroon just feels the Open blues

He had power dressed in his Sunday best light maroon but Cameron Smith's distant dream of winning The Open Championship then sank without trace at Royal St George's, as comprehensively as his beloved Queensland's State of Origin series hopes. 19 Jul 2021
Morikawa wins the Open at Sandwich

Morikawa wins the Open at Sandwich

Collin Morikawa has delivered a consummate performance to win the 149th Open Championship at Royal St George's and cement his reputation as one of golf's most dazzling young comets. 19 Jul 2021
Gallery: The Open Round Three

Gallery: The Open Round Three

There is 18 holes to play in the 149th Open Championship, with major specialist Louis Oosthuizen holding a one shot advantage. Here are the best images from on the grounds of Royal St. George's. 18 Jul 2021
DeChambeau plays pantomime villain at The Open

DeChambeau plays pantomime villain at The Open

Bryson DeChambeau was booed by the Open Championship crowd at Royal St George's on Friday when he opted to hit his tee shot at the first hole of his second round with an iron rather than a driver. 17 Jul 2021
Gallery: The Open Round Two

Gallery: The Open Round Two

Louis Oosthuizen took command of The Open on Friday at Royal St. George's as many of the other big names climbed the leaderboard. Here are the best images from the second round of the 149th Open Championship. 17 Jul 2021
Frustrated Leishman snaps putter in Open cut chase

Frustrated Leishman snaps putter in Open cut chase

Marc Leishman has ended up drowning his sorrows with a few beers while feeling just a wee bit embarrassed with himself after snapping his putter in half in a fit of pique at during the second round of The Open Championship. 17 Jul 2021
Oosthuizen in record-breaking mood at The Open

Oosthuizen in record-breaking mood at The Open

Louis Oosthuizen will have his Open Championship pursuers quaking after another supreme round at Royal St. George's left him halfway towards a wire-to-wire triumph that carries whiffs of his imperious 2010 victory. 17 Jul 2021
Opinion: St. George’s exposes flaws and strengths alike

Opinion: St. George’s exposes flaws and strengths alike

Golf is a frustrating game. Every person who has played it knows this to be fact. 16 Jul 2021
Gallery: The Open Round One

Gallery: The Open Round One

The first round of the 149th Open is in the books, with Louis Oosthuizen leading another major on a day that produced countless storylines. We have collected a huge selection of the best images from day one at Royal St. George's. 16 Jul 2021
Oosthuizen takes early Open lead

Oosthuizen takes early Open lead

No stranger to coming up short in majors, Louis Oosthuizen picked up where he left off from earlier this season – in the pursuit of re-discovering first place. 16 Jul 2021
Lowry laments poor driving at The Open

Lowry laments poor driving at The Open

After two years of waiting to defend his Open Championship title, Shane Lowry finally got his chance but nerves got the better of the Irishman in a wobbly opening round of one-over 71 at Royal St. George's, England. 16 Jul 2021
Smith shines on tough Open day for Aussies

Smith shines on tough Open day for Aussies

There was no Shark-like attack on the leaderboard but Cameron Smith was a lonely terrier as he fought his way to the only under-par score by an Australian on the opening day of the 149th Open Championship at Royal St. George's. 16 Jul 2021
DeChambeau compared to angry child at Open

DeChambeau compared to angry child at Open

Big-hitting Bryson DeChambeau has been compared to an "eight-year-old that gets mad" after claiming his driver was at fault for a one-over-par first round at the 149th Open Championship at Royal St. George's. 16 Jul 2021
Traffic jam scares for Aussies at the Open

Traffic jam scares for Aussies at the Open

Lucas Herbert needed a police escort to rush him to Royal St. George's and Brad Kennedy nearly jumped out of his car to run to the course after traffic jams at The Open provided pre-championship scares for two top Australian players. 16 Jul 2021
Spieth gives DeChambeau golf lesson

Spieth gives DeChambeau golf lesson

Jordan Spieth has given his big-hitting fellow American Bryson DeChambeau a masterclass in the complexities of links golf as the former champion began his latest Open campaign in fine style. 16 Jul 2021