Whatever happens over the rest of his career, young amateur Sam Locke will always have the tale to tell of the afternoon he roled home a birdie putt on the famous 18th hole at Carnoustie in The Open.
You’re never too old for first tee nerves.
The kid waiting for Christmas analogy doesn’t do justice to Matthew Southgate counting down the days to Open week at Carnoustie.
A man has been charged with careless driving following a crash involving a car and a minibus near Carnoustie as the Open teed off.
The likes of Bobby Locke, Fred Daly and Peter Alliss were competing when a young Sandy Lyle started out on his Open journey.
A young golfer playing in his first Open as a professional is supposed to be the one on the hunt for tips and advice wherever he can find it.
Russell Knox’s summer just keeps getting better and better.
Scottish amateur Sam Locke has been able to walk the fairways with a Carnoustie Open champion in the build-up to this week’s Championship.
This time last year Tiger Woods was considering the possibility that he’d never return to the Open Championship, far less being actively considered for a fourth Claret Jug.
Uncharitably described by one US observer as “robotic”, Brooks Koepka is in fact a smouldering volcano of resentment with a massive chip on his shoulder.