Keeping Score

Keeping score

5

Number of players in this week’s Senior British Open who are past champions at the British Open. Tom Watson, a five-time Claret Jug winner (1975, 1977, 1980, 1982, 1983), will be joined by Darren Clarke (2011), Paul Lawrie (1999), Tom Lehman (1996) and Sandy Lyle (1985). Play begins Thursday at Royal Lytham & St. Annes in Lytham, England. Among the five past Open champions, only Lehman won the Claret Jug at Royal Lytham (tee times).


9

Number of the top 10 players in the FedEx Cup standings who will be competing this week at the WGC FedEx St. Jude Invitational in Memphis, Tenn. Among the top 10, only Rickie Fowler will not be competing at TPC Southwind (tee times).


25

Number of years that the Evian Championship has been played, including the past seven years as a major championship on the LPGA schedule. The Evian begins Thursday at Evian Resort Golf Club in Evian-les-Bains, France (tee times).


30

Number of consecutive years that Highland Springs Country Club in Springfield, Mo., has hosted the PGA Tour’s developmental circuit. The Korn Ferry Tour’s Price Cutter Charity Championship, one of only four remaining original stops on the developmental tour, will begin Thursday (tee times).


5,500

Elevation, in feet, of Montreux Golf & Country Club in Reno, Nev., site of the PGA Tour’s Barracuda Championship, which begins Thursday. The elevation will be the second-highest on Tour this season, behind only the 7,835 feet at Chapultepec Golf Club, site of the WGC Mexico Championship (tee times).


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