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New landscape as British Open returns to Liverpool

In this July 23, 2006, file photo, Tiger Woods of the  United States, right, celebrates after winning the British Open Golf Championship at the Royal Liverpool Golf Course in Hoylake, England. The British Open golf championship returns to Royal Liverpool on Thursday July 17, 2014. (AP Photo/Jon Super, File)

HOYLAKE, England (AP) — The British Open packs 154 years of history on links courses that have been nurtured more by time than by tractors. It returns this year to Royal Liverpool, the second-oldest golf club in England, established in 1867 before anyone in America knew much about the Royal & Ancient game.

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Mickelson seeks links prep at Scottish Open

ABERDEEN, Scotland (AP) — From Darren Clarke in 2011 to Phil Mickelson in 2013, the last three winners of the British Open have honed their links-course game at the Scottish Open a week earlier.

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Angel Cabrera builds momentum for British Open

Angel Cabrera waves to fans after he made his final putt to win The Greenbrier Classic golf tournament at the Greenbrier Resort in White Sulphur Springs, W.Va., Sunday, July 6, 2014. (AP Photo/Chris Tilley)

WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va. (AP) — Angel Cabrera has some much-needed momentum heading to the British Open in his quest for a title in a third different major.

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Angel Cabrera wins Greenbrier Classic by 2 shots

Angel Cabrera holds up The Greenbrier Classic Springhouse Trophy after winning the Greenbrier Classic golf tournament at the Greenbrier Resort in White Sulphur Springs, W.Va., Sunday, July 6, 2014.  (AP Photo/Chris Tilley)

WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va. (AP) — Angel Cabrera no longer has to fret about that streak of disappointments in non-major events on the PGA Tour.

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