Tag: the open 2016

  • The Open 2016: Colin Montgomerie not ready to call time on championship

    The Open 2016: Colin Montgomerie not ready to call time on championship

    Scotland’s Colin Montgomerie posted a final-round five-over-par 76 in what he hopes is not his last experience of The Open Championship. It left the 53-year-old a disappointing 17 over par for the tournament on his home course of Royal Troon. “I haven’t really performed that well, but at the same time I’ve always enjoyed the […]

  • The Open 2016: Rory McIlroy says golf needs to improve its drug testing

    The Open 2016: Rory McIlroy says golf needs to improve its drug testing

    Golf must improve its drug-testing policy because it is “some way behind the other sports”, says Rory McIlroy. The most recent report from the World Anti-Doping Agency revealed 507 tests were carried out on golfers in 2014, with eight testing positive. “On average, we get tested four or five times a year. It’s very little […]