The Open Championship: Can Shane Lowry reproduce his Royal Portrush magic?
A look at how past winners have fared when defending the Claret Jug and whether 2019 hero Shane Lowry is a good bet to challenge again.
The Sandwich epiphany: Bones Mackay on Phil Mickelson’s linksland learning curve
He lifted the Claret Jug at Muirfield in 2013, but the seeds of Mickelson’s Open success were sown two years earlier.
On this day in 2003: Outsider Ben Curtis win The Open
The 26-year-old from Ohio was competing in his first major championship and had never previously recorded a top-10 finish in a main tour event.