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# claret-jug - Monday 30 December, 2019

Golf in 2019: Shane Lowry makes the breakthrough and Tiger roars back into spotlight
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# Fore!

Golf in 2019: Shane Lowry makes the breakthrough and Tiger roars back into spotlight

Dec 30th 2019, 7:00 AM 1,891 Views 0 Comments

The Offaly man took the Claret Jug down the road from Portrush.

# claret-jug - Saturday 21 July, 2018

Brilliant back nine helps Rose challenge at the Open as Miyazato and Wood amongst early movers
# Claret Jug
# Claret Jug

Brilliant back nine helps Rose challenge at the Open as Miyazato and Wood amongst early movers

Updated Jul 21st 2018, 3:05 PM 7,813 Views 14 Comments

It’s moving day at Carnoustie.

# claret-jug - Friday 20 July, 2018

Zach Johnson sets British Open pace as Fleetwood and McIlroy fire
# Claret Jug
# Claret Jug

Zach Johnson sets British Open pace as Fleetwood and McIlroy fire

Updated Jul 20th 2018, 2:00 PM 11,684 Views 3 Comments

McIlroy shot his second successive 69 to go to four-under for the tournament, two shots off the clubhouse lead.

# claret-jug - Sunday 23 July, 2017

Jordan Spieth holds his nerve to land British Open in astonishing fashion
# Clutch Time
# Clutch Time

Jordan Spieth holds his nerve to land British Open in astonishing fashion

Jul 23rd 2017, 7:05 PM 18,587 Views 24 Comments

It is Spieth’s third major title after he won the Masters and US Open in 2015.

# claret-jug - Monday 17 July, 2017

Sergio Garcia focused on landing a second major days before his wedding
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# Royal Birkdale

Sergio Garcia focused on landing a second major days before his wedding

Jul 17th 2017, 9:18 PM 9,046 Views 5 Comments

The Masters champ has had a few near misses with the Claret Jug.

# claret-jug - Sunday 17 July, 2016

Open champ Stenson dedicates victory to friend who lost battle with cancer last week
# Claret Jug
# Claret Jug

Open champ Stenson dedicates victory to friend who lost battle with cancer last week

Jul 17th 2016, 9:58 PM 30,163 Views 18 Comments

“He was one of the real good guys back in Dubai.”

Henrik Stenson wins duel with Mickelson on enthralling final day of The Open
# The Ice Man Cometh
# The Ice Man Cometh

Henrik Stenson wins duel with Mickelson on enthralling final day of The Open

Jul 17th 2016, 6:32 PM 22,126 Views 19 Comments

The Swede claimed his first major in a tense final round battle.

# claret-jug - Wednesday 1 July, 2015

Irish amateur Paul Dunne produces stunning round to qualify for The Open
# Double Up
# Double Up

Irish amateur Paul Dunne produces stunning round to qualify for The Open

Jul 1st 2015, 10:21 AM 5,205 Views 2 Comments

It is his second time to qualify.

# claret-jug - Tuesday 15 July, 2014

44-year-old Open champion Phil Mickelson believes his best is yet to come
# Lefty's Right
# Lefty's Right

44-year-old Open champion Phil Mickelson believes his best is yet to come

Jul 15th 2014, 7:15 AM 1,883 Views 0 Comments

Lefty is seeking his sixth Major win at Hoylake this week.

# claret-jug - Tuesday 17 June, 2014

Millions to be spent before Royal Portrush can host The Open Championship
# Claret Jug
# Claret Jug

Millions to be spent before Royal Portrush can host The Open Championship

Jun 17th 2014, 7:15 AM 2,894 Views 2 Comments

However, the organisers expect the economy to benefit by £70 million as a result.

# claret-jug - Sunday 21 July, 2013

Phil Mickelson wins The Open with stunning round of 66
# Leftie
# Leftie

Phil Mickelson wins The Open with stunning round of 66

Jul 21st 2013, 5:59 PM 10,914 Views 32 Comments

A brilliant Sunday of golf earns the American his first Claret Jug and fifth major.

# claret-jug - Sunday 14 July, 2013

Phil Mickelson in the mood for Claret Jug after gutsy Scottish Open win
# Playoff Drama
# Playoff Drama

Phil Mickelson in the mood for Claret Jug after gutsy Scottish Open win

Jul 14th 2013, 7:51 PM 2,189 Views 2 Comments

The American stormed to the title at Castle Stuart after a nerve-jangling playoff against Branden Grace.

# claret-jug - Thursday 19 July, 2012

British Open: Woods and McDowell in the mix as Adam Scott leads the field
# The Open 2012
# The Open 2012

British Open: Woods and McDowell in the mix as Adam Scott leads the field

Jul 19th 2012, 5:59 PM 4,898 Views 7 Comments

Tiger has kept the galleries rapt but Rory McIlroy is putting together a solid round to catch the championship leading Aussie.

Double bogeys cost amateur golfer Alan Dunbar on his Open debut
# Medal Hunter
# Medal Hunter

Double bogeys cost amateur golfer Alan Dunbar on his Open debut

Jul 19th 2012, 5:45 PM 718 Views 0 Comments

The 22-year-old was left cursing three mismanaged holes but still outscored his compatriot, a ‘disgusted’ Darren Clarke.

# claret-jug - Monday 16 July, 2012

I never drank from Claret Jug - Clarke
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# OPEN CHAMPION

I never drank from Claret Jug - Clarke

Jul 16th 2012, 5:17 PM 1,280 Views 0 Comments

‘I thought about it a few times, but I couldn’t get myself to do it.’ He may have sipped from the replica once or twice though.

# claret-jug - Thursday 28 July, 2011

Darren Clarke caught speeding; poses for pictures with cops
# Silly Boy
# Silly Boy

Darren Clarke caught speeding; poses for pictures with cops

Jul 28th 2011, 11:29 AM 3,129 Views 3 Comments

Recently-crowned British Open champion tells critics of his much-publicised celebrations to “get a life”.

# claret-jug - Saturday 16 July, 2011

As it happened: British Open, day three
# Shot-by-shot
# Shot-by-shot

As it happened: British Open, day three

Jul 16th 2011, 10:20 AM 1,253 Views 0 Comments

We’re went shot-by-shot for day three at Royal St. George’s.