British Open: Kevin Kisner, Zach Johnson Set Pace As Tommy Fleetwood Leads Home Hopes
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British Open: Kevin Kisner, Zach Johnson Set Pace As Tommy Fleetwood Leads Home Hopes

Tommy Fleetwood is dreaming of becoming the first English golfer to lift the Claret Jug since Nick Faldo in 1992.

Tale of Two Golf Courses for British Open Champion Zach Johnson
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Tale of Two Golf Courses for British Open Champion Zach Johnson

Zach Johnson's wins were eight years apart - the Masters in 2007 and the British Open in 2015, and in both instances he came in under the radar.

Zach Johnson wins golf Tournament of Champions
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Zach Johnson wins golf Tournament of Champions

The 37-year-old American tied Billy Horschel for the low round of the day to win the USPGA Tour tournament by one shot.

Zach Johnson stuns Tiger Woods in World Challenge playoff
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Zach Johnson stuns Tiger Woods in World Challenge playoff

Johnson, the 2007 Masters champion, denied the world number one a sixth victory in the unofficial tournament he hosts for the benefit of his charitable foundation.

Tiger Woods fifth after Round 1 of World Challenge, Zach Johnson leads by one stroke
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Tiger Woods fifth after Round 1 of World Challenge, Zach Johnson leads by one stroke

Tiger Woods birdied the fifth and 11th -- both par-fives -- but he missed a golden opportunity at 18 when he missed a four-foot birdie putt.

The Open Championship: Phil Mickelson wins his first British Open
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The Open Championship: Phil Mickelson wins his first British Open

Phil Mickelson of the United States won his first British Open at Muirfield on Sunday by three strokes from Henrik Stenson of Sweden.

The Open Championship: Shiv Kapur upbeat after carding even-par 71 in final round
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The Open Championship: Shiv Kapur upbeat after carding even-par 71 in final round

Kapur will leave Muirfield with his head held high after a dramatic week where he led briefly in the first round before settling for a 68.

British Open: Lee Westwood leads after third round, Tiger Woods tied 2nd
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British Open: Lee Westwood leads after third round, Tiger Woods tied 2nd

Lee Westwood fired a 70 for a three-under total of 210 to lead by two from Tiger Woods, who had a 72, and Hunter Mahan, who had a 68, equalling the best round of the day at the British Open.

British Open: Shiv Kapur disappoints in Round 3, calls event a
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British Open: Shiv Kapur disappoints in Round 3, calls event a 'learning curve'

Kapur, who qualified for the tournament at the Local Final Qualifying in Dunbar two weeks ago, enjoyed a dream start when he briefly led at Muirfield courtesy of a sensational 30 on the front nine.

The Open Championship: Thongchai Jaidee takes U-turn to Muirfield after news of making cut
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The Open Championship: Thongchai Jaidee takes U-turn to Muirfield after news of making cut

The Thai star was a distance away from the early projected cut-off mark, but managed to make the grade right on eight over 150 when players late in the afternoon struggled with the tough scoring conditions at Muirfield.

British Open: Survivor Miguel Angel Jimenez leads at halfway stage
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British Open: Survivor Miguel Angel Jimenez leads at halfway stage

Jimenez, who broke his leg just seven months ago, leads by one stroke from a star-studded chasing pack of Tiger Woods, Lee Westwood, Dustin Johnson and Henrik Stenson.

British Open: Shiv Kapur makes first-ever cut at a golf major
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British Open: Shiv Kapur makes first-ever cut at a golf major

Ranked fourth at the start of the day, Shiv Kapur slipped back when he shot four-over in the opening six holes. He traded another two birdies against four bogeys for a three-over-par 145 total.

The Open Championship: Tiger Woods in the mix on another sunny day at Muirfield
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The Open Championship: Tiger Woods in the mix on another sunny day at Muirfield

He finished with an even-par 71 that looked pretty good under the circumstances. This was another day for surviving the perilous, rock-hard setup, and Woods walked to the clubhouse just three shots behind first-round leader Zach Johnson, one of the last guys to tee off.

The Open Championship: Lee Westwood takes clubhouse lead
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The Open Championship: Lee Westwood takes clubhouse lead

Tiger Woods looked menacing as he had two birdies in the first five holes, to get to three under, but he failed to capitalise on that with bogeys at the eighth and 11th, his putter letting him down on both occasions. The world number one stayed at one under through 16 holes.

The Open Championship: Excitement builds for Tiger Woods
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The Open Championship: Excitement builds for Tiger Woods' challenge

Anticipation for a second day Woods charge was palpable even on the first tee. The mood there was especially tense following the world number one's disastrous opening shot on Thursday, when he fired it deep into the rough and had to declare an unplayable.

The Open Championship: Lee Westwood makes his move
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The Open Championship: Lee Westwood makes his move

Tournament favourite Tiger Woods, handily placed after an opening 69, made a solid start with three pars, followed by a birdie at the third, where he sunk a 12-footer. He then promptly three-putted the par-three fourth to drop back to two over before narrowly missing a monster putt for eagle at the next.

British Open: Shiv Kapur shines in opening round
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British Open: Shiv Kapur shines in opening round

Shiv Kapur held his head high despite three-putting for double bogey on 10 and dropped another shot on 14 when his tee shot found the thick rough in British Open.

The Open Championship: Politicians condemn men-only Muirfield venue
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The Open Championship: Politicians condemn men-only Muirfield venue

Britain's sports secretary Maria Miller is boycotting golf's most prestigious event, while a spokesman for Prime Minister David Cameron said he backed her decision.

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