Tim Rosaforte on Jay Williamson at the British Open

This is nice: one of my favorite writers/broadcasters writing about my Trinity College classmate and all around good guy Jay Williamson. Jay shot a first-round 73 and is tied for…

Sal Johnson’s Golf Observer preview of the British Open

…or should I say Open Championship. The article is here. Things to note – “The old timers are saying this will go down as the greenest British Open ever.” “on…

Weather Channel says Wind, Rain Expected for Open Championship

It’s about time too…2005 and 2006 were downright silly with no wind and sunshine all day and players grabbing birdies by the fistful.  Weather channel says rough sailing in Merseyside…

For Open Championship week, my Golf Channel Article on golf in England

My latest Golf Channel dot com article discusses where to play if you’re out at Royal Birkdale for the Open Championship. Enjoy…and try Wallasey! One more news item – ***correction***…

My Open Championship Preview Piece on Royal Birkdale is up at PGA.com

Click here for some interesting history, analysis of the course, and Old World flavor: it’s Open Championship week (British Open to some of you on this side of the Atlantic.)…

Remember the website is www.opengolf.com for the British Open

…or to be correct, The Open Championship.  Everybody got that?  The website is www.opengolf.com. As you were.

Happy Old Tom Morris Day

AWITP is proud to join Melvyn Morrow and the rest of the Morris family and, indeed, the entire golf world in honoring the anniversary of the birth of Old Tom…

Wild about Harrington – Padraig Wins Open Championship

While the rest of the world was wild about Harry Potter, (did you get to the part where….whoops, no spoilers here!), Padraig Harrington pulled a magic trick of his own….

Sergio surges, Gary Player shreds TOUR, Woods Mickelson on steroids

Well it certainly wasn’t Carnastie today as Sergio Garcia fired a blistering 6-under 65 to lead by two over Paul McGinley and three over reigning U.S. Open champion Angel Cabrera,…

British Open, I mean Open Championship Week – Cannizzaro on Bayonne

In honor of Open Championship week, lets examine a little bit of ye olde sod here in Ye Big Apple.  Mark Cannizzaro of the New York Post wrote this excellent…

Golf course setup gone bad Vol. 2

Remember Shinnecock in ’04?  Funny…the R&A didn’t during today’s Open Championship qualifier and they had a mess on their hands. They had to move a screwy pin on the fourth…

Power Serge! Garcia charges to 29 on front at British Open

29! It’s a magical number. One of those career milestones a player never forgets. Garcia has positioned himself into an unlikely spot. A full seven shots in Woods’ rear view…

What Magical Mystery Tour? Tiger wins the British Open in another cakewalk

I’ve read this book before. Heck, book? It’s a blueprint – right off Woods’ nightstand. “Day 1 – The heck with “getting to know the course” – send message with…

The 2006 British Open at Royal Liverpool – Roll up for the Mystery Tour

Everybody sing it with me! (Cue Tambourines) Roll Uuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuup! Roll up for the mystery tour! Yes members at Royal Liverpool are also singing (“Get Back to where you once belonged”?:)…

2006 British Open (Open Championship) – The Early Buzz

What’s the buzz this week? Nick Faldo says it won’t be fun being paired with Tiger Woods for two days after criticizing him from the broadcast booth. My Golf Observer…