ROYAL & ANCIENT GOLF CLUB OF ST. ANDREWS
SITE: Lytham, England
COURSE: Royal Lytham and St. Annes Golf Club (7,086 yards, par 70)
TELEVISION: ESPN (Thursday-Friday, 5 a.m.-6 p.m., 7-10 p.m.; Saturday, 7 a.m.-2:30 p.m., 7-10 p.m.; Sunday, 6 a.m.-1:30 p.m.), ESPN2 (Saturday, 4-7 a.m., Sunday, 9 p.m.-midnight) and ABC-Ch. 6 (Saturday-Sunday, 3-6 p.m.)
LAST YEAR: Darren Clarke won his first major title, finishing at 5 under at Royal St. George’s for a three-stroke victory over Phil Mickelson and Dustin Johnson.
NOTES: Tiger Woods won the last of his 14 major titles in the 2008 U.S. Open at Torrey Pines. He has a PGA Tour-high three victories this year to push his career total to 74. … The tournament is the third major of the year. Bubba Watson won the Masters Tournament, and Webb Simpson took the U.S. Open. … The event was last played at Lytham in 2001. David Duval won by three strokes that year.
TRUE SOUTH CLASSIC
SITE: Madison, Miss.
COURSE: Annandale Golf Club (7,202 yards, par 72)
TELEVISION: Golf Channel (Thursday, 3-6 p.m.; Friday-Sunday, midnight-3 a.m., 3-6 p.m.; Monday, midnight-3 a.m.)
LAST YEAR: Chris Kirk won his first PGA Tour title, beating Tom Pernice Jr. and George McNeill by a stroke.
NEXT EVENT: Evian Masters, on July 26-29, Evian Masters Golf Club, Evian-Les-Bains, France
LAST EVENT: Na Yeon Choi won the U.S. Women’s Open on July 8 at Blackwolf Run in Kohler, Wis., for her first major title.
NEXT EVENT: Senior British Open, on July 26-29, Turnberry, Ailsa Course, Turnberry, Scotland
LAST WEEK: Roger Chapman won the U.S. Senior Open to join Jack Nicklaus, Gary Player and Hale Irwin as the only players to win the tournament and Senior PGA Championship in the same season.
NEXT EVENT: Nationwide Children’s Hospital Invitational, on July 26-29, Ohio State University Golf Club, Scarlet Course, Columbus, Ohio
LAST WEEK: Doug LaBelle II won the Utah Championship, making a 5-foot par putt on the final hole for a one-stroke victory.
NGA TOUR CLASSIC
SITE: Achasta Golf Club, Dahlonega, Ga.
EGOLF PROFESSIONAL TOUR
RIVER LANDING OPEN
SITE: River Landing Country Club, River Course, Wallace, N.C.