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#The Open 2012

# the-open-2012 - Tuesday 24 July, 2012

R&A chief says he's okay with Tevez caddying for Romero at the Open
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R&A chief says he's okay with Tevez caddying for Romero at the Open

Jul 24th 2012, 12:40 PM 646 Views 0 Comments

But other members of the Royal and Ancient described the Man City player’s role as ‘absolute madness’.

In the swing: route back to the top anything but Easy for Ernie Els
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In the swing: route back to the top anything but Easy for Ernie Els

Jul 24th 2012, 11:46 AM 269 Views 0 Comments

Neil Cullen watched the South African take an unlikely Claret Jug victory from the grandstand at Royal Lytham on Sunday evening.

# the-open-2012 - Monday 23 July, 2012

Open Championship costs Rory McIlroy as Tiger takes No 2 rankings spot
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Open Championship costs Rory McIlroy as Tiger takes No 2 rankings spot

Jul 23rd 2012, 2:19 PM 655 Views 0 Comments

Luke Donald remains at the top of the rankings with Woods, McIlroy, Lee Westwood and US Open champion Webb Simpson completing the top five.

Dejected McDowell vows to learn from Open disappointment
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Dejected McDowell vows to learn from Open disappointment

Jul 23rd 2012, 10:50 AM 2,539 Views 1 Comment

A five-over-par 75 yesterday saw G-Mac drop to a tie for fifth, five shots behind eventual winner Ernie Els of South Africa.

The Morning Score: Monday
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The Morning Score: Monday

Jul 23rd 2012, 9:05 AM 401 Views 0 Comments

Here’s everything you need to know this morning, unless your name is Adam Scott.

# the-open-2012 - Sunday 22 July, 2012

The Open 2012: Jittery start for leader Scott, bunker blues for Woods
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The Open 2012: Jittery start for leader Scott, bunker blues for Woods

Jul 22nd 2012, 4:20 PM 3,198 Views 0 Comments

Meanwhile, Northern Ireland’s Graeme McDowell is now five shots off the lead.

It’s Sunday so here’s 13 of our favourite pictures from the past 7 days
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It’s Sunday so here’s 13 of our favourite pictures from the past 7 days

Jul 22nd 2012, 8:01 AM 1,494 Views 0 Comments

Here’s how the week developed.

# the-open-2012 - Saturday 21 July, 2012

The Open 2012: Scott seizes four-stroke lead at Open
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The Open 2012: Scott seizes four-stroke lead at Open

Jul 21st 2012, 7:22 PM 3,964 Views 0 Comments

Graeme McDowell, the 2010 US Open champion and runner-up at last month’s US Open, fired a 67 to stand second alongside Snedeker on 203.

The Open: Rory McIlroy reveals confidence crisis
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# Off Form

The Open: Rory McIlroy reveals confidence crisis

Jul 21st 2012, 6:03 PM 5,551 Views 9 Comments

“I’m frustrated but that’s the way it is,” McIlroy said after another disappointing day at the office for the Holywood man.

The Open 2012: McIlroy, Westwood still struggling at Open
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The Open 2012: McIlroy, Westwood still struggling at Open

Jul 21st 2012, 2:10 PM 1,935 Views 2 Comments

Rory McIlroy won’t win his second Major this weekend. And Lee Westwood sure won’t win his first.

# the-open-2012 - Friday 20 July, 2012

The Open 2012: Tiger, Scott chase Open pace-setter Snedeker
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The Open 2012: Tiger, Scott chase Open pace-setter Snedeker

Jul 20th 2012, 5:36 PM 2,965 Views 0 Comments

Rory McIlroy struggled to a 75 to stand on 142 with Belgian Nicolas Colsaerts, who fired a 77 after an opening 65, and Padraig Harrington, with bogeys on three of the last four holes to shoot 72.

The Open: McIlroy and Harrington in danger of missing cut as Snedeker storms into the lead
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The Open: McIlroy and Harrington in danger of missing cut as Snedeker storms into the lead

Jul 20th 2012, 3:20 PM 5,253 Views 29 Comments

The Northern Irish golfer is struggling to find the fairway while Padraig Harrington has moved into the red.

The Open: Day 2 tees off with Rory, Tiger chasing Scott
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The Open: Day 2 tees off with Rory, Tiger chasing Scott

Jul 20th 2012, 9:23 AM 1,361 Views 0 Comments

Ground staff at Royal Lytham & St Anne’s have been working hard to clear surface water on the course overnight.

The Morning Score: Friday
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The Morning Score: Friday

Jul 20th 2012, 9:00 AM 318 Views 0 Comments

Welcome to the weekend. Here’s everything you need to know this Friday morning.

# the-open-2012 - Thursday 19 July, 2012

The Open: 13 great photos from day one at Royal Lytham
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# Say Cheese

The Open: 13 great photos from day one at Royal Lytham

Jul 19th 2012, 7:50 PM 1,201 Views 0 Comments

How many people does it take to find a golf ball in that rough?

British Open: Woods and McDowell in the mix as Adam Scott leads the field
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British Open: Woods and McDowell in the mix as Adam Scott leads the field

Jul 19th 2012, 5:59 PM 4,898 Views 7 Comments

Tiger has kept the galleries rapt but Rory McIlroy is putting together a solid round to catch the championship leading Aussie.

Double bogeys cost amateur golfer Alan Dunbar on his Open debut
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Double bogeys cost amateur golfer Alan Dunbar on his Open debut

Jul 19th 2012, 5:45 PM 724 Views 0 Comments

The 22-year-old was left cursing three mismanaged holes but still outscored his compatriot, a ‘disgusted’ Darren Clarke.

# the-open-2012 - Wednesday 18 July, 2012

Tiger finding firm form on soft Lytham links
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Tiger finding firm form on soft Lytham links

Jul 18th 2012, 12:45 PM 366 Views 0 Comments

“I have a good feel for the greens and the pace,” Woods said. “The golf course is soft for a links course, but certainly by no means soft.”

Humbled McIlroy ready to cope with poor conditions
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Humbled McIlroy ready to cope with poor conditions

Jul 18th 2012, 9:20 AM 415 Views 0 Comments

The Holywood star says his comments about not enjoying poor conditions were ‘pure frustration’ at last year’s Open and he’s ready to go this weekend.

# the-open-2012 - Tuesday 17 July, 2012

Here we are again: These were the 5 best Opens at Royal Lytham & St Annes
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Here we are again: These were the 5 best Opens at Royal Lytham & St Annes

Jul 17th 2012, 2:05 PM 2,459 Views 1 Comment

Seve to Jacklin to Gary Player. There’s a lot of history around this old course.

McIlroy wants to improve his bad weather game at Royal Lytham
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McIlroy wants to improve his bad weather game at Royal Lytham

Jul 17th 2012, 11:11 AM 1,863 Views 5 Comments

The world number two says he’s looking forward to teeing off in difficult conditions this week.

# the-open-2012 - Monday 16 July, 2012

I never drank from Claret Jug - Clarke
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I never drank from Claret Jug - Clarke

Jul 16th 2012, 5:17 PM 1,280 Views 0 Comments

‘I thought about it a few times, but I couldn’t get myself to do it.’ He may have sipped from the replica once or twice though.

# the-open-2012 - Thursday 12 July, 2012

Scott primed for British Open tilt
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Scott primed for British Open tilt

Jul 12th 2012, 1:19 PM 236 Views 0 Comments

Since missing the cut at the HP Byron Nelson Championship in May, Scott has improved significantly in his past three starts.