Keeping Score

Keeping score

7

Number of previous British Opens played at Carnoustie (Scotland) Golf Links, site of this week’s 147th Open (tee times). The winners at Carnoustie: Tommy Armour (1931), Henry Cotton (1937), Ben Hogan (1953), Gary Player (1968), Tom Watson (1975), Paul Lawrie (1999) and Padraig Harrington (2007).


12-1

Odds for American Dustin Johnson, the favorite and No. 1 player in the Official World Golf Ranking, to win this week’s British Open, according to Westgate Las Vegas SuperBook. England’s Justin Rose was the No. 2 pick, at 14-1, followed by American Rickie Fowler and Northern Ireland’s Rory McIlroy at 16-1. American Jordan Spieth, the defending champion, was among a group at 20-1. American Tiger Woods was listed at 25-1 (tee times).


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