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News & Tours

How would Scotland's independence affect the British Open vs. Open Championship debate?

If you want to make someone from Scotland, England, Wales or basically anywhere else in Europe really angry, just call it the "British Open" instead of the "Open Championship" or "The Open."It's a little silly,...
Friday, 9/12/2014 at 12:57PM
News & Tours

After winning the British Open, Rory McIlroy decides to "move on and move forward"

By Dave Shedloski AKRON, Ohio -- With a third major title secured and the chance to return to No. 1 looming this week at the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational, Rory McIlroy said he hasn't dwelled much...
Tuesday, 7/29/2014 at 5:08PM
Golf & Business

Baby, You're a Rich Man: What Winning Another Major Means for Rory's Finances

By Peter FinchWhat does a golfer get for winning a major championship, beyond the prize money? Even more money.Rory McIlroy’s win at Hoylake earned him nearly £1 million, or $1.7 million. But paydays like...
Tuesday, 7/22/2014 at 4:28PM
Tenuous golf connection

Rory and Jagermeister: An unauthorized history

By Alex Myers The pictures of Rory McIlroy and the claret jug have been flowing since his win at Hoylake. And apparently, the Jagermeister has been flowing among his inner circle as well. Not...
Monday, 7/21/2014 at 4:43PM
News & Tours

Faced with questions on Sunday, Rory McIlroy provided all the right answers

By John HugganHOYLAKE, England -- Three down, one to go. In the eight decades that have passed since the evolution of the Masters Tournament, only five men have so far annexed all of golf’s four...
Sunday, 7/20/2014 at 3:44PM
News & Tours

Young gun Rickie Fowler says there's life in the old guard yet!

By Geoff Shackelford HOYLAKE, England -- As Rickie Fowler was walking beside Rory McIlroy up the 18th hole Sunday at the British Open, the tournament's final group playing the final hole, Tiger Woods and...
Sunday, 7/20/2014 at 3:16PM
Gear & Equipment

Winner's Bag: What Rory McIlroy used to win the British Open

By E. Michael Johnson HOYLAKE, England -- There was something about Rory McIlroy that was lost in the glare of the glitzy unveiling of his mega deal with Nike last year in Abu Dhabi.When...
Sunday, 7/20/2014 at 1:33PM
News & Tours

The hidden message in Tom Watson's Sunday 68 at Hoylake

By Ryan Herrington HOYLAKE, England -- There is little that Tom Watson can do at the British Open that would surprise anybody, the man's love of links golf and its ability to bring out the...
Sunday, 7/20/2014 at 11:19AM
News & Tours

Here are the lessons Rickie Fowler can use from past majors to try pulling off a Sunday upset at Hoylake

By Ryan Herrington HOYLAKE, England -- Game over? It would seem so given Rory McIlroy’s six-stroke lead entering the final round at Royal Liverpool. Even the man who will join him in the final...
Saturday, 7/19/2014 at 1:31PM
News & Tours

On brink of history, McIlroy leaves his opponents humbled and with little hope

By John HugganHOYLAKE, England -- From two-tee start through (a brief) three-man race to one-man show: That was the third round of the 143rd Open Championship. With a brace of eagles and a birdie over the...
Saturday, 7/19/2014 at 1:15PM
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