History tells us Americans do very well at Royal Birkdale.
Golf’s oldest major has been held nine times before at the glorious Southport layout and our cousins from across the pond have taken the Claret Jug back with them on five occasions.
It puts the Lancashire links up there with St Andrews when it comes to the favourite tourist trap for our transatlantic visitors.
This revered venue gave Arnold Palmer and Lee Trevino their first triumphs and Tom Watson his fifth. Johnny Miller and Mark O’Meara...
8 months ago, National Club Golfer