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# claret-jug - Monday 30 December, 2019

From The42 Golf in 2019: Shane Lowry makes the breakthrough and Tiger roars back into spotlight Fore!

Golf in 2019: Shane Lowry makes the breakthrough and Tiger roars back into spotlight

The Offaly man took the Claret Jug down the road from Portrush.

# claret-jug - Saturday 21 July, 2018

From The42 Brilliant back nine helps Rose challenge at the Open as Miyazato and Wood amongst early movers Claret Jug

Brilliant back nine helps Rose challenge at the Open as Miyazato and Wood amongst early movers

It’s moving day at Carnoustie.

# claret-jug - Friday 20 July, 2018

From The42 Zach Johnson sets British Open pace as Fleetwood and McIlroy fire Claret Jug

Zach Johnson sets British Open pace as Fleetwood and McIlroy fire

McIlroy shot his second successive 69 to go to four-under for the tournament, two shots off the clubhouse lead.

# claret-jug - Sunday 23 July, 2017

From The42 Jordan Spieth holds his nerve to land British Open in astonishing fashion Clutch Time

Jordan Spieth holds his nerve to land British Open in astonishing fashion

It is Spieth’s third major title after he won the Masters and US Open in 2015.

# claret-jug - Monday 17 July, 2017

Sergio Garcia focused on landing a second major days before his wedding

The Masters champ has had a few near misses with the Claret Jug.

# claret-jug - Sunday 17 July, 2016

From The42 Open champ Stenson dedicates victory to friend who lost battle with cancer last week Claret Jug

Open champ Stenson dedicates victory to friend who lost battle with cancer last week

“He was one of the real good guys back in Dubai.”

Henrik Stenson wins duel with Mickelson on enthralling final day of The Open

The Swede claimed his first major in a tense final round battle.

# claret-jug - Wednesday 1 July, 2015

From The42 Irish amateur Paul Dunne produces stunning round to qualify for The Open Double Up

Irish amateur Paul Dunne produces stunning round to qualify for The Open

It is his second time to qualify.

# claret-jug - Tuesday 15 July, 2014

44-year-old Open champion Phil Mickelson believes his best is yet to come

Lefty is seeking his sixth Major win at Hoylake this week.

# claret-jug - Tuesday 17 June, 2014

From The42 Millions to be spent before Royal Portrush can host The Open Championship Claret Jug

Millions to be spent before Royal Portrush can host The Open Championship

However, the organisers expect the economy to benefit by £70 million as a result.

# claret-jug - Sunday 21 July, 2013

From The42 Phil Mickelson wins The Open with stunning round of 66 Leftie

Phil Mickelson wins The Open with stunning round of 66

A brilliant Sunday of golf earns the American his first Claret Jug and fifth major.

# claret-jug - Sunday 14 July, 2013

Phil Mickelson in the mood for Claret Jug after gutsy Scottish Open win

The American stormed to the title at Castle Stuart after a nerve-jangling playoff against Branden Grace.

# claret-jug - Thursday 19 July, 2012

British Open: Woods and McDowell in the mix as Adam Scott leads the field

Tiger has kept the galleries rapt but Rory McIlroy is putting together a solid round to catch the championship leading Aussie.

From The42 Double bogeys cost amateur golfer Alan Dunbar on his Open debut Medal Hunter

Double bogeys cost amateur golfer Alan Dunbar on his Open debut

The 22-year-old was left cursing three mismanaged holes but still outscored his compatriot, a ‘disgusted’ Darren Clarke.

# claret-jug - Monday 16 July, 2012

I never drank from Claret Jug - Clarke

‘I thought about it a few times, but I couldn’t get myself to do it.’ He may have sipped from the replica once or twice though.

# claret-jug - Thursday 28 July, 2011

From The42 Darren Clarke caught speeding; poses for pictures with cops Silly Boy

Darren Clarke caught speeding; poses for pictures with cops

Recently-crowned British Open champion tells critics of his much-publicised celebrations to “get a life”.

# claret-jug - Saturday 16 July, 2011

From The42 As it happened: British Open, day three Shot-by-shot

As it happened: British Open, day three

We’re went shot-by-shot for day three at Royal St. George’s.