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# The Open

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Phil Mickelson wins The Open with stunning round of 66
A brilliant Sunday of golf earns the American his first Claret Jug and fifth major.
Westwood and Scott share Open lead as Poulter charges
Tiger Woods and Adam Scott are both two over ar through the opening four holes.
Just a 450-yard drive to within six foot of the hole at the Open
This, from Charl Schwartzel yesterday, was more than a little special.
Woods confident of Open success despite past failures
The 14-time Major winner has never come from behind to claim victory.
5 images that sum up the wide variety of golf fans at the Open
Everything from fake tigers to Rickie Fowler look-a-likes were on display on Saturday.
Westwood leads the Open as Tiger and Hunter stalk close behind
Lowry, Harrington and McDowell struggle but Clarke remains in touch.
Golfer putts from bunker with the ball at waist height
Even those of us who hack their way around a golf course once a week have probably never played a shot like this.
Here are all the big-name golfers who missed the cut at the Open
Ten top-40 players are toast.
'If I can't shoot low, I won't be here': Age no problem for feisty Jimenez
‘I don’t know what’s going to happen Sunday, I don’t know what’s going to happen tomorrow…” Miguel is starting to sound like Liam Neeson to us.
Hard-living Jimenez takes halfway lead at The Open
2011 champion Darren Clarke is once again carrying Ireland’s hopes as Rory McIlroy slumped to 12 over par.
Miguel Angel Jimenez does this great stretching routine before every round
Try this before five-a-side next week.
Faldo plays down rift with McIlroy
‘I’m like a big grandad here’, says the former Ryder Cup skipper as he dishes out more advice.
Quadruple bogey halts Clarke charge at The Open but Westwood birdies it up
Tiger Woods and Graeme McDowell set off just before 10am in pursuit of tournament leader Zach Johnson.
Watch in horror as Darren Clarke spends more time in the sand than David Hasselhoff*
*Lame joke courtesy of golfing legend Shooter McGavin.
Tiger Woods' niece Cheyenne roars into Spanish Open lead
The 22-year-old shot a superb round of 64 to lead the way after the first round.
Zach attack as Johnson leads The Open but McIlroy slumps to +8
Migual Angel Jimenéz stormed into an early lead but remains in the mix despite dropping two late shots.
Rory McIlroy blames 'too many stupid mental errors' after nightmare 79
The Northern Irish golfer is 13 shots adrift after a day to forget at Muirfield.
Thomas Bjorn smashes a TV camera with his second shot
The Dane can look forward to getting an invoice in the post, presumably.
The Open gets underway at Muirfield
Play has started this morning with a host of the world’s best golfers eyeing the prize.
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Graeme McDowell confident he has the game to win The Open
The Portrush golfer has two wins on Links courses so far this season.
Good to go: Woods says elbow fine, no loss of confidence ahead of Open tilt
Tiger hasn’t won one of golf’s biggest events since the 2008 US Open
Phil Mickelson practices his backwards chip 'trick shot' before the Open
This is the kind of thing we do by accident all the time…
Nick Faldo's advice to Rory McIlroy ahead of The Open: 'Concentrate on golf'
The six-time Major winner says the Northern Irishman can enjoy the finer things in life once he retires.
NBC's top golf analyst blames Caroline Wozniacki for Rory McIlroy's slump
Young love is distracting’ says Johnny Miller.
McDowell gets Woods and Oosthuizen in Open draw
Rory’s been drawn with Phil Mickelson and a rising star, meanwhile.
Phil Mickelson in the mood for Claret Jug after gutsy Scottish Open win
The American stormed to the title at Castle Stuart after a nerve-jangling playoff against Branden Grace.
Have boots, will travel: 6 sporting trips to take in 2013
We mark your sporting calendar and give you a couple of resolutions you may actually enjoy.
Swings and Ryder bouts: Golfing review of 2012
Gareme McDowell came close, Rory McIlroy won a major by eight strokes again and Team Europe rallied from face-down on the canvas.
An insight into Padraig Harrington’s golfing obsession
A new biography of the three-time Major winner sees Paul McGinley, Bob Torrance and Jean Van De Velde amongst those who provides their thoughts on the Dublin golfer.
'I've been there' -- McIlroy backs Scott to bounce back
Holywood man Rory McIlroy experienced a similar disappointment to Adam Scott’s Open collapse.
Right said Fred: Couples clinches British Seniors Open
The gentleman of American golf held his nerve while Bernhard Langer went all Kiawah Island.
In the swing: route back to the top anything but Easy for Ernie Els
Neil Cullen watched the South African take an unlikely Claret Jug victory from the grandstand at Royal Lytham on Sunday evening.
What's in the bag? R&A to examine legality of long putter
Padraig Harrington has been a vocal critic of the extended club used by both Adam Scott and Ernie Els this week.
Dejected McDowell vows to learn from Open disappointment
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.
Carlos Tevez caddies for Andres Romero at the Open
It seems that Carlito took his golfing holiday back in Argentina a little more seriously than we’d thought.
The Open 2012: Scott seizes four-stroke lead at Open
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 2012: McIlroy, Westwood still struggling at Open
Rory McIlroy won’t win his second Major this weekend. And Lee Westwood sure won’t win his first.
The Open 2012: Tiger, Scott chase Open pace-setter Snedeker
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.