The motto of Royal Troon Golf Club sums it all up rather nicely. The Latin which adorns the 138-year-old Ayrshire links’ crest reads: “Tam Arte Quam Marte”, which means “as much by skill as by strength”.
Thu, 14 Jul, 2016
ON A raw and moist day along the English Channel, the lunchtime leaderboard at the British Open was a reflection of the current state of affairs in professional golf — a Dane, Spaniards, Englishmen, and a gentleman from Japan, but nary an American in sight.
Fri, 15 Jul, 2011
RORY McILROY’S worst fears were realised in the cruellest fashion at St Andrews last night when his prospects of a first major title at the tender age of 21 were almost certainly blown away by the gale force winds that swept over the Old Course and turned the British Open into nothing short of a lottery.
Sat, 17 Jul, 2010