Articles by Ryan Lavner

Jul 17, 2016 4:45 PM ET
Phil Mickelson played as well has he could, perhaps as well as he ever has. But it still wasn't good enough. Read More
Jordan Spieth
Jul 17, 2016 10:01 AM ET
Jordan Spieth on Sunday shot his first under-par score in a major since the opening round of the Masters. Read More
Jul 16, 2016 3:55 PM ET
Henrik Stenson and Phil Mickelson will begin Sunday with a five-shot cushion on the rest of the field, which could present a match-play-like scenario for the final round of The Open. Read More
Jul 16, 2016 3:42 PM ET
The top 12 players on the leaderboard combined to make only 12 birdies on the back nine Saturday at Royal Troon. Read More
Jul 16, 2016 3:27 PM ET
Phil Mickelson limited his post-round session with reporters to only six questions Saturday night. There was too much work to be done before nightfall. Read More
Jul 16, 2016 3:05 PM ET
The statistic defies logic: Bill Haas, a six-time PGA Tour winner, hasn’t finished in the top 10 in 27 career major appearances. Read More
Jul 16, 2016 1:00 PM ET
That club toss on 16 that resulted in a broken 3-wood for Rory McIlroy? Was it poor form or poor equipment? Read More
Jul 16, 2016 5:35 AM ET
Hoping to avoid the type of delay that plagued last year’s Open, the R&A announced Saturday that it did not cut or roll the greens before the third round in anticipation of wind gusts up to 30 mph. Read More
Jul 15, 2016 4:18 PM ET
Billy Horschel was one of the early contenders at Royal Troon. By Friday evening, he was on the wrong side of history. Read More
Jul 15, 2016 3:50 PM ET
The top 14 players on the Open leaderboard all have one thing in common: They played late on Thursday and early Friday. Read More