22.7.2019 09:00 am
The Irishman gave the home crowds a dream finish to the first Open to be held in Northern Ireland since 1951.
Shane Lowry said that he "couldn't believe it was happening" as he marched down the 18th fairway in front of thousands of fans at Royal Portrush with the British Open title all but secured on Sunday.
Rose has already won on one scenic California coastal course this year, with his victory in the Farmers Insurance Open.
Brooks Koepka wants yet another major, but a resurgent Tiger Woods and Rory McIlroy lurk.
There’s no doubt that Woods will be better prepared for the 119th US Open.
Koepka shook off four back-nine bogeys in a row to win his fourth major title.
Three-time major winner Koepka fired a level-par 70 Saturday to stand on 12-under 198 and seize a 54-hole tournament-record seven-stroke lead.
Koepka held off Woods to win last year’s PGA at Bellerive while Molinari denied Woods last year to win the Claret Jug at Carnoustie.
The PGA of America approved two-time major winner Daly’s request to use a cart, making the 53-year-old American the first player since 2012 to do so in a Major.
The 34-year-old American, who won his only major title at the 2016 US Open, settled for a share of second place last month at Augusta.
Sixth-ranked Woods will arrive at the Long Island layout three major wins shy of the career record 18 set by Jack Nicklaus.
Trump congratulated Woods on “your amazing comeback and your amazing life and for giving sports fans a lifetime of memories.
The 43-year-old stunned the sporting world earlier this month by completing an epic comeback from spinal fusion surgery to capture his 15th major.
Woods stunned the sporting world earlier this month by completing an epic comeback from spinal fusion surgery to win his 15th major at Augusta National.