British Open prize money increased

The winner of next week`s British Open at Royal Liverpool will pocket 975,000 pounds ($1.66 million), a rise of 30,000 pounds on 2013.

Woods endures nightmare day at Torrey Pines

Defending champion Tiger Woods plunged to new depths when he missed a secondary cut on the PGA Tour for the first time after struggling badly in Saturday`s third round of the Farmers Insurance Open outside San Diego.

McDowell backs `Iron Man` Woods to win Open Championship

World No.1 Tiger Woods has been backed by Northern Irish golf star Graeme McDowell as being ready to return to return to his winning ways with a victorious Open Championship at Muirfield, after five years of a Major drought.

McIlroy, golf aces slam Muirfield`s ` outdated` men-only policy ahead of Open Championship

Former golf World No.1 Rory McIlroy has slammed Muirfield for banning women members from playing, saying that the stance of the club is outdated and should be consigned to history.

Woods silent on Muirfield policy restricting women members

American golfer Tiger Woods has refused to comment on the controversy surrounding Muirfield`s men-only membership policy, with it being one of the three courses on the Open rota not to allow women members.

Indians fail to make Open, Kiradech tops

None of the three Indians in fray made the grade at the International Final Qualifying (Asia) today as Thai Kiradech Aphibarnrat led the four qualifiers into the prestigious Open Championships at Muirfield.