For the traditional Swilcan Bridge trophy pictures the organisers missed a trick by not getting Victor Perez to sit on a bucket.
Carnoustie has a reputation for providing one of the toughest golfing challenges in the world.
He has been a professional for over a decade, won big tournaments on both sides of the Atlantic and carried the tag of ‘Scottish number one’ for a few of those seasons on tour.
He didn’t even have to think about it.
Danny Willett hasn’t won at St Andrews, but an Old Course lesson helped set him up for his biggest career success.
With Calum Hill’s primary goal for the season boxed off during a glorious summer, the Kinross golfer has a free hit at this week’s Alfred Dunhill Links Championship.
As sure as night follows day and a huge gallery follows Tiger Woods, the main question for a young winner of the Silver Medal at The Open is ‘when will you turn professional?’
Many a golfer will have dreamed about holing a 40-foot putt on the 18th on an Open Sunday.
Sam Locke will be the first Scottish winner of the Silver Medal for leading amateur at The Open since 2005 after making the cut by one shot.
The Open has lost the number one and two in the world at the half-way stage.