Mark Hayes, the former Oklahoma State star who won the PGA Tour’s 1977 Players Championship, has died. He was 69.

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Brittany Lincicome has every reason to be nervous as she chases history.

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The eve of the British Open felt like cramming for a final exam, a multiple choice one with no obvious answers.

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Facts and figures for the 147th British Open, which starts Thursday:

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Some players had to give up their drivers — at least temporarily — this week as British Open officials decided to test them to see if they were in violation of the rules.

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Getting into the British Open was a reward in itself for Russell Knox. And then it got better.

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Rory McIlroy was an 18-year-old with big head of curls and a big game to match when he teed it up as an amateur in his first British Open at Carnoustie in 2007.

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He comes from a place where they play midnight golf and the most precious item in the bag is a rusty “lava club,” used to hit balls off rock formations strewn across the fairways.

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The voluminous comic turned golf caddie turned golf analyst makes no apologies for the style that makes him one of the network’s more polarizing personalities.

It was just five years ago that Brooks Koepka won the Scottish Hydro Challenge to earn a spot on the European Tour.

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Justin Thomas lost a skin by making bogey. He won a bet by making par.

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Patrick Reed would figure to be a player British fans love to hate, largely due to his passionate play for the other side in the Ryder Cup.

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The Latest from the British Open (all times local):

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It hasn't rained all that much at Carnoustie, and things could get interesting off the tee.

Tiger Woods doesn’t feel as old at the oldest championship in golf.

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It’s been 20 years since Justin Rose, his slight frame shrouded by a baggy red sweater, holed out for eagle to secure a tie for fourth place at the British Open.

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As golf exhibitions go, this probably once seemed like a good idea.

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Two rounds of 63, made eight months apart and on different sides of the Atlantic, are fuelling the belief that Tommy Fleetwood can end the American dominance of the majors at the British Open.

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Jordan Spieth figured someone from the R&A would be waiting for him when he pulled into the parking lot at Carnoustie to take back the silver claret jug. Instead, he was part of a ceremony with enough pomp to drive home the point.

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Vijay Singh hit a perfect approach to set up the winning playoff birdie. His celebration as the ball rolled into the cup was nowhere near as spectacular.

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