It is perhaps fitting that Royal Lytham and St Annes can boast that Bobby Jones was its first Open winner.
Luke Donald will celebrate a career landmark when he defends his Scottish Open this week. He'll also face a dilemma
Record crowds totaling more than 100 000 are expected to flock to Northern Ireland's first Irish Open in 60 years this week.
Danny Willett, the 2012 European Tour's ninth first-time winner, can hardly be called a come-from-nowhere 'who's he?'.
The next winner of a major this year will received the famed Claret Jug. Here's a history of how it came into being.
If anyone is going to be fired up at the BMW International Open this week, it's most likely to be Martin Kaymer.
Defending champion Alex Noren will lead a strong Swedish contingent at Bro Hof Slott Golf Club in Stockholm this week.
Alex Noren must be hoping his win in Monday's US Open qualifier can be carried forward to the ISPS Handa Wales Open.
Ian Poulter is unbashfully a man with a mission heading into this week's Volvo World Match Play Championship.
Expect the European Tour's Spanish contingent to double their efforts at this week's Open de Espana.