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The Open to return to Royal Portrush

The Open to return to Royal Portrush

The Open is set to make a triumphant return to Royal Portrush in 2025, marking an exciting new chapter in the history of golf’s original championship and providing another outstanding showcase for golf in Northern Ireland. 9 Sep 2021
‘I feel like a princess!’: Steph Kyriacou

‘I feel like a princess!’: Steph Kyriacou

Her father has taken time off from caddying for her and – no offence, dad – but Steph Kyriacou couldn't be happier. 18 Aug 2021
Open venues confirmed for 2023 & 2024

Open venues confirmed for 2023 & 2024

The R&A today confirmed that The 151st Open will be played at Royal Liverpool from July 16-23, 2023 and The 152nd Open will be played at Royal Troon from July 14-21, 2024. 8 Dec 2020
Winner's Bag: Sophia Popov – AIG Women's Open

Winner's Bag: Sophia Popov – AIG Women's Open

Germany's Sophia Popov showed nerves of steel as she closed out her first LPGA Tour victory, a major no less, on Sunday. Take a look inside the AIG Women's Open champion's bag. 24 Aug 2020
Morri: Nuggets of wisdom

Morri: Nuggets of wisdom

There are countless nuggets of wisdom to be found in the words of the game’s best players and an observation of Peter Senior’s some years ago seems relevant today. 24 Aug 2020
Peerless Popov wins AIG Women’s Open

Peerless Popov wins AIG Women’s Open

Germany’s Sophia Popov claimed a magnificent first major title as she held off international challengers to win the AIG Women’s Open at Royal Troon. 24 Aug 2020
Minjee Lee can win British Open ... she just wants wind to blow

Minjee Lee can win British Open ... she just wants wind to blow

Minjee Lee wants the Scottish wind to blow hard as she hunts down her maiden career major victory with just one round to play of the Women's British Open at Royal Troon. 23 Aug 2020
Minjee Lee storms into Women’s British Open contention

Minjee Lee storms into Women’s British Open contention

West Australian Minjee Lee has rocketed up the Women's British Open leaderboard with the day's equal-low round at Royal Troon in Scotland. 22 Aug 2020
Kyriacou set for major debut

Kyriacou set for major debut

It's not the most conventional preparation for golf's greatest challenge but it will have to do for Sydney sensation Steph Kyriacou. 20 Aug 2020
Davies delight ahead of Royal Troon tee time

Davies delight ahead of Royal Troon tee time

Dame Laura Davies is relishing the opportunity to strike the opening tee shot at Royal Troon and mark her historic 40th appearance at the AIG Women's Open. 20 Aug 2020
World-class venues announced for future AIG Women’s Opens

World-class venues announced for future AIG Women’s Opens

The R&A has underlined its commitment to enhancing the AIG Women’s Open’s status as a leading major sporting event by announcing five world-class venues for championships being played from 2021 to 2025. 20 Aug 2020
Green & Lee head Aussies' major charge

Green & Lee head Aussies' major charge

Patience will be paramount as Minjee Lee and Hannah Green spearhead an impressive nine-strong Australian contingent at the first women's golf major of 2020 starting on Thursday. 19 Aug 2020
Hall & Hull relish Royal Troon challenge

Hall & Hull relish Royal Troon challenge

Georgia Hall hopes to feed off her love of links golf and passion for the AIG Women’s Open as she goes in search of a second major title at Royal Troon. 19 Aug 2020
So-called expert golf tips for this week

So-called expert golf tips for this week

It’s major time for the LPGA as the world’s best take on Royal Troon, which hosts its first Women’s Open. Meanwhile, the PGA Tour Playoffs get underway in Boston and the European Tour remains at Celtic Manor. But who do our so-called experts like? 18 Aug 2020
The Preview: AIG Women’s Open

The Preview: AIG Women’s Open

The LPGA Tour finally gets its major season underway this week. The recently renamed Women’s Open taking place at famed Royal Troon in Scotland, with nine Aussies attempting to claim major glory. 18 Aug 2020
Women’s Open to go ahead without fans

Women’s Open to go ahead without fans

The R&A confirmed today that it intends to play the AIG Women’s British Open at Royal Troon from 20-23 August without spectators due to the COVID-19 pandemic. 8 Jul 2020
Statement from the R&A on the COVID-19 pandemic

Statement from the R&A on the COVID-19 pandemic

We are closely monitoring the constantly-moving situation in the COVID-19 pandemic and carefully following the advice issued to us by the UK Government, relevant health authorities and our medical consultants. 20 Mar 2020
Royal Troon announced as 2023 Open host

Royal Troon announced as 2023 Open host

The 152nd Open will be played at Royal Troon from 16-23 July 2023. 26 Feb 2020
VIDEO: Stenson v Mickelson Open highlights

VIDEO: Stenson v Mickelson Open highlights

It will go down as one of the great final round duels in the history of major championship golf. Henrik Stenson versus Phil Mickelson head-to-head at Royal Troon for the Claret Jug. Here are the just some of the highlights. 18 Jul 2016
OPEN: Stenson outduels Mickelson for record win

OPEN: Stenson outduels Mickelson for record win

Henrik Stenson has played one of the greatest final rounds in major history to outgun Phil Mickelson and win The Open Championship by three strokes. Brendan James reports from Royal Troon. 18 Jul 2016
OPEN: Luck of the draw kills Aussie bid

OPEN: Luck of the draw kills Aussie bid

The Australian bid for a first Open win in 23 years ended with a whimper at Royal Troon, as the weather and an unlucky draw took its toll. Brendan James reports. 18 Jul 2016