Golf

Golf

Players at British Open choosing to stay away from drivers

The fairways at Carnoustie are baked to a rich brown, a stark contrast to the deep green of the heavily watered putting surfaces. It's no exaggeration to say the fairways are actually faster than the greens, and that's by design. Tournament officials have had to suspend play at the British Open before because balls were blowing off the greens.

Last Word: Arnold Palmer

The golfer Arnold Palmer was one of the most celebrated and charismatic athletes of the 20th century.