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Players at British Open choosing to stay away from drivers

The fairways at Carnoustie are baked to a rich brown, a stark contrast to the deep green of the heavily watered putting surfaces. It's no exaggeration to say the fairways are actually faster than the greens, and that's by design. Tournament officials have had to suspend play at the British Open before because balls were blowing off the greens.

His children and their children call him "Golfdaddy"

Dr. Nelson S. Carswell Jr. of Dublin, Ga., tees off on hole No.1 at the Harbour Town Golf Links on Hilton Head Island, SC. He was playing in his 49th Pro-Am at the RBC Heritage Presented by Boeing on Wednesday, April 12, 2017.