JB Holmes leads, Rory and Tiger stumble at The Open – Round 1 full video highlights

It was a slow, long day at Royal Portrush that sees American JB Holmes leading Ireland’s Shane Lowry but a stroke at the end of day one of the 2019 Open Championship.

As the wind and rain swept across the north coast of Northern Ireland, plenty of big names tumbled down the leaderboard including Tiger Woods and pre-tournament favourite Rory McIlroy who stumbled out of the blocks with a quadruple-bogey on the opening hole.

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Watch this news reel of the 1951 Open Championship at Royal Portrush

The Open returns to Northern Ireland this week for the first time since 1951.

The last time The Open Championship was played at Royal Portrush was in 1951 when England’s Max Faulkner claimed the Claret Jug.

We stumbled upon this old highlights news reel from the tournament which also includes a brief few seconds of Australian Norman Von Nida (also a photo of him below) who despite leading through the first round, withdrew before he finished on Sunday with illness.

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Royal Portrush hole-by-hole flyovers: The front nine

To get you excited about Open Championship week, here is a video guide to the front nine at Royal Portrush Golf club.

The Open Championship returns to Royal Portrush in Northern Ireland for the first time since American Max Faulkner won in 1951.

To get you in the Open Championship mood, here are flyovers of the front nine at Royal Portrush courtesy of The Open YouTube Channel.

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THE OPEN Scores, tee times and TV Times

Here are the full tee times, TV schedule and the link to the official live scores for The Open Championship at Royal Portrush in Northern Ireland. (Therefore it’s not the British Open).

Full Open Championship scores AUSTRALIAN TV TIMES

Live on FoxSports/Kayo (AEST) Thursday: 3:30pm – 5:00am Friday: 3:30pm – 5:00am Saturday: 7:00pm – 5:00am Sunday: 6:00pm – 4:00am

TEE TIMES (Round 1/Round2)

[/one_third_last]1:15 pm/8:14 am Billy HORSCHEL Jazz JANEWATTANANOND Aaron WISE

1:26 pm/8:25 am Jordan SPIETH Marc LEISHMAN Danny WILLETT

1:37 pm/8:36 am Cameron SMITH Adam HADWIN David LIPSKY

1:48 pm/8:47 am Paul LAWRIE Chez REAVIE Justin HARDING

2:04 pm/9:03 am Takumi KANAYA (a) Tom LEWIS Brandon STONE

2:15 pm/9:14 am Lucas GLOVER Joost LUITEN Nino BERTASIO

2:26 pm/9:25 am Ernie ELS J.B.

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