British Open

Tim Clark of South Africa acknowledges the crowd after making birdie on 12th hole the during the final round of the RBC Canadian Open.

Peter Kostis On RBC Canadian Open: ‘Glen Abbey Hasn’t Favored The Longer Hitters’

CBS Sports on-course reporter Peter Kostis previews the RBC Canadian Open at Glen Abbey Golf Club.


Zach Johnson of the United States celebrates a birdie putt on the 18th green during the final round of the 144th Open Championship.

This Week In Golf: Zach Johnson Wins Open Championship In Four-Hole Playoff

Zach Johnson becomes a two-time major champion after claiming the Open Championship at St. Andrews in a three-player, four-hole playoff.


Zach Johnson celebrates after winning the British Open in a three-man playoff. (Getty Images)

Zach Johnson Wins British Open In Playoff, As Jordan Spieth’s Grand Slam Quest Comes Up Just Short

A bogey at the 17th hole Monday cost Spieth a chance to get in the playoff that Johnson won by a stroke.


Paul Dunne. (Getty Images)

Amateur Dunne Shares Lead At British Open, With Spieth 1 Back

Somewhere, Bobby Jones must be smiling.

CBS Chicago–07/19/2015

Dustin Johnson. (Getty Images)

Dustin Johnson Leads Open After 36 Holes At British Open, Long Delay

Dustin Johnson survived the longest round and 40 mph gusts with one last birdie for a 3-under 69 and a one-shot lead in the British Open.

CBS Chicago–07/18/2015

Dustin Johnson. (Getty Images)

Dustin Johnson Still In Control At St. Andrews

Johnson will have to finish his second round Saturday morning after a Friday weather delay.

CBS Chicago–07/17/2015

Dustin Johnson, left, and Jordan Spieth. (Getty Images0

Spieth Sits 2 Shots Back Of Leader Johnson After Opening Round At St. Andrews

Six players, including Jason Day, are one shot behind Johnson, who shot a 7-under 65.

CBS Chicago–07/16/2015

Jordan Spieth. (Getty Images)

Bernstein: Jordan Spieth Is Something Else

Let’s enjoy Spieth before it all gets too complicated.

CBS Chicago–07/15/2015

Tiger Woods. (Getty Images)

Tiger Woods Insists He’s Not ‘Buried And Done’

Woods hasn’t won in nearly two years.

CBS Chicago–07/14/2015

Jordan Spieth reacts as he walks off the fifth green after making par.

This Week In Golf: Jordan Spieth Wins John Deere Classic With Late Surge

Jordan Spieth defeated PGA Tour veteran Tom Gillis on the second playoff hole to win the John Deere Classic.


Jordan Spieth of the United States hits his tee shot on the second hole during the final round of the 2015 Masters.

British Open Groupings, Tee Times Released

Jordan Spieth and Dustin Johnson will be in the same group.

CBS Chicago–07/13/2015

Rory McIlroy. (Andrew Redington/Getty Images)

Rory McIlroy Says He Won’t Play In British Open After Ankle Injury

McIlroy suffered a ruptured ligament over the weekend playing pickup soccer.

CBS Chicago–07/08/2015

Rory McIlroy. (Andrew Redington/Getty Images)

Rory McIlroy Ruptures Ligament In Ankle While Playing Soccer

McIlroy’s status for the British Open — which starts July 16 — is in doubt.

CBS Chicago–07/06/2015

Angel Cabrera of Argentina tees off the third hole during the final round of the Greenbrier Classic.

Jim Nantz On Greenbrier Classic: ‘Nothing But Riveting Tournaments’

CBS Sports anchor Jim Nantz previews the upcoming Greenbrier Classic at the Old White TPC.


Tiger Woods.  (Sam Greenwood/Getty Images)

Tiger To Rory: You’re Not Winning Green Jacket In ’15

Rory McIlroy emphasizes that Tiger Woods “wasn’t joking.”

CBS Chicago–08/21/2014

Tiger Woods. (Warren Little/Getty Images)

Tiger Woods’ 5 Worst Finishes In A Major

Woods is in danger of missing the cut at Valhaala this weekend after an opening 74.

CBS Chicago–08/07/2014

Tiger Woods. (Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Woods Will Tee It Up In PGA Championship

Tiger Woods says his back feels good enough to play in the season’s final major.

CBS Chicago–08/06/2014

Rory McIlroy watches his shot from the17th tee during his third round 68, on day three of the 2014 British Open Golf Championship.  (Credit: PETER MUHLY/AFP/Getty Images)

McIlroy Pushes Lead At British Open To 6

McIlroy put a stranglehold on his third major championship by shooting a 4-under 68 Saturday.


Rory McIlroy. (Getty Images)

McIlroy Builds 4-Shot Lead At British Open

Tiger Woods fell out of contention with a 77.

CBS Chicago–07/18/2014

Edoardo Molinari of Italy hits his shot on the 3rd hole during the second round of The 143rd Open Championship at Royal Liverpool on July 18, 2014 in Hoylake, England. (credit: Andrew Redington/Getty Images)

7 Facts About The British Open

Known as the oldest golf tournament in the world, the 143rd British Open is currently underway. A winner will be awarded the trophy on Sunday, July 20th.