Troy Merritt and Billy Horschel seized on the tight window of favorable weather to post impressive rounds before the sky eventually turned nasty.

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Tiger Woods didn’t entirely hurt his chances in the British Open.

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Brittany Lincicome will have to wait until the weekend to resume her bid to make the cut in a PGA Tour event.

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Those at even or better after two rounds include the famous (Rory McIlroy, Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson), the less so (co-leader Kevin Kisner), a Xander and a Zander.

A light rain in the morning that gave way to soft sunlight in the afternoon took some of the sting out of Carnoustie.

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South Africa’s summer takeover of golf in Scotland could yet yield the most prized trophy of them all: The claret jug.

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A brief look at Friday’s second round of the British Open at Carnoustie Golf Links (all times EDT):

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The key hole in the second round of the 147th British Open at Carnoustie:

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Tommy Fleetwood was on the verge of breaking the single-round scoring record at the U.S. Open last month until an 8-footer for 62 slid by the hole on the 18th green at Shinnecock Hills.

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Justin Rose made his only birdie of the day when he needed it the most, sinking an 18-footer on the final hole to make the cut Friday in the British Open.

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Tommy Fleetwood was on the verge of breaking the single-round scoring record at the U.S. Open last month until an 8-footer for 62 slid by the hole on the 18th green at Shinnecock Hills.

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Sandy Lyle has a green jacket and his name on the claret jug. He might have one other thing in common with Jack Nicklaus — a birdie on what likely was his final hole in the British Open.

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

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Rory McIlroy has the word “NASTY” written on the soles of his golf shoes and he’s talking about “going out swinging” in a bid to end his four-year drought in the majors.

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A 16-year-old Thai player made a hole-in-one and an albatross on consecutive holes Thursday in an American Junior Golf Association tournament.

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Brittany Lincicome has a huge hole to climb out of if she hopes to make golf history.

  • Gary B. Graves | AP
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A brief look at Thursday’s first round of the British Open at Carnoustie Golf Links (all times EDT):

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Sung Kang doesn’t plan to handle rulings any differently because he doesn’t think he did anything wrong when fellow PGA Tour player Joel Dahmen accused him of taking a bad drop three weeks ago.

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Brooks Koepka stepped back in the sand, took a deep breath and composed himself ahead of a third shot from the greenside bunker.

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Rory McIlroy and Tiger Woods were among a big group at even par or better after the first round at sun-baked Carnoustie, where it feels like Definitely Not Scotland.

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