Jordan Spieth sets standard at Open to share lead after first round

Jordan Spieth shot a five-under 65 at Royal Birkdale to share the first-round result with his fellow Americans Brooks Koepka and Matt Kuchar Jordan Spieth waited 467 days for this. The truth is, so had the rest of us. There have been few more painful episodes in athletic including for spectators who retain even an […]

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Jordan Spieth’s astounding 13 th-hole recovery paves way for Open victory

Jordan Spieth beat Matt Kuchar by three shootings to win the Open at Royal Birkdale after his recovery from a mishit drive at the 13 th pit re-energised his final round Whatever else Jordan Spieths career yields and expect it to be plenty there will never be anything as remarkable as this. The 23 -year-old […]

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R& A between boulder and a hard place over Trump and Turnberry Open | Ewan Murray

The Republican presidential candidates recent comments do not sit well with golfs attempts to be more all-inclusive but a solution may not be straightforward Even months of shadowing his predecessor, Peter Dawson, cannot have prepared Martin Slumbers for the cyclone that engulfed him upon taking office as the chief executive of the R& A. Sympathy […]

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Jordan Spieth defines standard at Open to share lead after first round

Jordan Spieth shot a five-under 65 at Royal Birkdale to share the first-round lead with his fellow Americans Brooks Koepka and Matt Kuchar Jordan Spieth waited 467 days for this. The truth is, so had the rest of us. There have been few more painful episodes in athletic including for spectators who retain even an […]

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Jordan Spieth defines standard at Open to share result after first round

Jordan Spieth shot a five-under 65 at Royal Birkdale to share the first-round result with his fellow Americans Brooks Koepka and Matt Kuchar Jordan Spieth waited 467 days for this. The truth is, so had the rest of us. There have been few more painful episodes in sport including for spectators who retain even an […]

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