The Senior Open Championship Golf 2016

2016 Schedule

18th July - 24th July, 2016

Place: Angus, Scotland.

2016 Schedule of Events

Wednesday, 20 July 

Official Practice Day 
Gates open to the public at 07:00

Thursday, 21 July 

Championship Round 1 - 144

Friday, 22 July 

Championship Round 2 - 144 competitors

Saturday, 23 July 

Championship Round 3 - Leading 70 players and those tied for 70th place

Sunday, 24 July 

Championship Round 4 - Leading 70 players (and ties)

2016 Prize Money

  • Purse : $2,100,000

2016 Tickets

Ticket prices will be disclosed soon..

Ticket Purchasing

  Pre-Event  On the Gate 
 Practice Day - Wednesday 20th July £  £
 Any One Day - Thursday 20 – Sunday 24 £ £
 Season Ticket - Wednesday 20th - Sunday 24th July £ £

2016 Leaderboard

    Round        
Pos Name 1 2 3 4 Today Total Strokes Purse
                   
                   
                   
                   
                   
                   
                   
                   
                   
                   
                   

The Senior Open Championship Facts

Tournament Information
Location Angus, Scotland
Established 1987
Course(s) Carnoustie Golf Links(2016)
Par 72 (2016)
Length 7,065 yards (6,460 m) (2016)
Tour(s) European Seniors Tour
Champions Tour
Format Stroke play
Prize fund US$2,100,000
Month played July
Tournament Record Score
Aggregate 263 Tom Watson (2003)
To par −17 Tom Watson (2003)
Current Champion
Marco Dawson

Course

Course Name : Carnoustie Golf Links

Hole Par Yards   Hole Par Yards
1       10    
2       11    
3       12    
4       13    
5       14    
6       15    
7       16    
8       17    
9       18    
Out       In    
        Tot    

The Senior Open Championship Past Champions

Year Winner Country Venue Score
The Senior Open Championship presented by Rolex
2015 Marco Dawson United States Sunningdale Golf Club, England 264(-16)
2014 Bernhard Langer Germany Royal Porthcawl Golf Club, Wales 266 (−18)
2013 Mark Wiebe United States Royal Birkdale Golf Club, England 271 (-9)
The Senior Open Championship
2012 Fred Couples United States Turnberry (Ailsa Course), Scotland 271 (−9)
2011 Russ Cochran United States Walton Heath Golf Club, England 276 (−12)
The Senior Open Championship presented by MasterCard
2010 Bernhard Langer Germany Carnoustie Golf Links, Scotland 279 (−5)
2009 Loren Roberts United States Sunningdale Golf Club, England 268 (−12)
2008 Bruce Vaughan United States Royal Troon Golf Club, Scotland 278 (−6)
The Senior Open Championship presented by Aberdeen Asset Management
2007 Tom Watson United States Muirfield Golf Links, Scotland 284 (E)
The Senior British Open Championship presented by Aberdeen Asset Management
2006 Loren Roberts United States Turnberry (Ailsa Course), Scotland 274 (−6)
2005 Tom Watson United States Royal Aberdeen Golf Club, Scotland 280 (−4)
The Senior British Open Championship presented by MasterCard
2004 Pete Oakley United States Royal Portrush Golf Club, Northern Ireland 284 (−4)
Senior British Open presented by MasterCard
2003 Tom Watson United States Turnberry (Ailsa Course), Scotland 263 (−17)
2002 Noboru Sugai Japan Royal County Down, Northern Ireland 281 (−3)
2001 Ian Stanley Australia Royal County Down, Northern Ireland 278 (−6)
2000 Christy O'Connor Jnr Ireland Royal County Down, Northern Ireland 275 (−9)
Senior British Open
1999 Christy O'Connor Jnr Ireland Royal Portrush, Northern Ireland 282 (−6)
1998 Brian Huggett Wales Royal Portrush, Northern Ireland 283 (−5)
1997 Gary Player South Africa Royal Portrush, Northern Ireland 278 (−10)
1996 Brian Barnes Scotland Royal Portrush, Northern Ireland 277 (−11)
1995 Brian Barnes Scotland Royal Portrush, Northern Ireland 281 (−7)
1994 Tom Wargo United States Royal Lytham & St. Annes, England 280 (−8)
1993 Bob Charles New Zealand Royal Lytham & St. Annes, England 291 (+7)
1992 John Fourie South Africa Royal Lytham & St. Annes, England 282 (−2)
1991 Bobby Verwey South Africa Royal Lytham & St. Annes, England 285 (−1)
1990 Gary Player South Africa Turnberry (Ailsa Course), Scotland 280 (E)
1989 Bob Charles New Zealand Turnberry (Ailsa Course), Scotland 269 (−11)
1988 Gary Player South Africa Turnberry (Ailsa Course), Scotland 272 (−8)
1987 Neil Coles England Turnberry (Ailsa Course), Scotland 279 (−1)

Multiple Winners

  • 3 Wins: Gary Player, Tom Watson
  • 2 Wns: Brian Barnes, Bob Charles, Christy O'Connor Jnr, Loren Roberts

2015 Schedule

23 July - 26 July, 2015

Place:Bridgend, Wales.

2015 Schedule of Events

Wednesday, 22 July 

Official Practice Day 
Gates open to the public at 07:00

Thursday, 23 July 

Championship Round 1 - 144 competitors tee off from 07:00
Gates open to the public at 06:00

Friday, 24 July 

Championship Round 2 - 144 competitors tee off from 07:00
Gates open to the public at 06:00

Saturday, 25 July 

Championship Round 3 - Leading 70 players and those tied for 70th place tee off from approximately 08:15
Gates open to the public at 07:00

Sunday, 26 July 

Championship Round 4 - Leading 70 players (and ties) tee off from approximately 08:15
Gates open to the public at 07:00

2015 Prize Money

  • Purse : $2,000,000

2015 Tickets

Ticket Purchasing

  Pre-Event  On the Gate 
 Practice Day - Wednesday 22nd July £12  £15
 Any One Day - Thursday 23 – Sunday 26 £25 £30 
 Season Ticket - Wednesday 22nd - Sunday 26th July £70 £80

2015 Leaderboard

    Round        
Pos Name 1 2 3 4 Today Total Strokes Purse
1 Marco Dawson 65 67 68 64 -6 -16 264 $295,395
2 Bernhard Langer 65 68 68 64 -6 -15 265 $196,978
3 Colin Montgomerie 67 67 66 67 -3 -13 267 $110,872
4 Miguel Angel Jimenez 65 69 68 67 -3 -11 269 $88,626
T5 Woody Austin 69 67 70 66 -4 -8 272 $68,575
T5 Fred Couples 68 66 69 69 -1 -8 272 $68,575
T7 Jeff Maggert 71 67 66 69 -1 -7 273 $48,705
T7 Philip Walton 71 67 65 70 E -7 273 $48,705
T9 Esteban Toledo 73 68 68 65 -5 -6 274 $35,906
T9 Jeff Sluman 65 69 70 70 E -6 274 $35,906
T9 Peter Fowler 69 65 68 72 2 -6 274 $35,906
T12 Peter Senior 69 67 70 69 -1 -5 275 $28,654
T12 Bart Bryant 65 70 70 70 E -5 275 $28,654
T12 Barry Lane 68 70 68 69 -1 -5 275 $28,654
T15 Lian-Wei Zhang 65 71 72 68 -2 -4 276 $24,383
T15 Duffy Waldorf 69 68 69 70 E -4 276 $24,383
T15 Brian Henninger 66 73 67 70 E -4 276 $24,383
T15 Tom Watson 67 72 66 71 1 -4 276 $24,383
T19 Scott Dunlap 70 72 68 67 -3 -3 277 $21,503
T19 Kevin Sutherland 72 69 66 70 E -3 277 $21,503
T19 Billy Andrade 67 73 67 70 E -3 277 $21,503
T22 Tom Lehman 69 69 70 70 E -2 278 $19,691
T22 Miguel Angel Martin 70 70 68 70 E -2 278 $19,691
T22 Stephen Ames 69 67 69 73 3 -2 278 $19,691
T25 Scott McCarron 71 67 72 69 -1 -1 279 $17,021
T25 Mark Brooks 68 73 70 68 -2 -1 279 $17,021
T25 Michael Allen 65 71 71 72 2 -1 279 $17,021
T25 Andre Bossert 71 71 70 67 -3 -1 279 $17,021
T25 Steen Tinning 69 70 68 72 2 -1 279 $17,021
T25 Kirk Triplett 68 69 69 73 3 -1 279 $17,021
T31 Peter O'Malley 68 71 71 70 E E 280 $14,601
T31 Russ Cochran 70 70 67 73 3 E 280 $14,601
T31 Mark McNulty 68 73 73 66 -4 E 280 $14,601
T34 Paul Goydos 67 69 74 71 1 1 281 $12,753
T34 Jamie Spence 74 68 68 71 1 1 281 $12,753
T34 Joe Durant 68 72 68 73 3 1 281 $12,753
T34 Fred Funk 70 71 67 73 3 1 281 $12,753
T34 Massy Kuramoto 70 70 68 73 3 1 281 $12,753
T34 Fran Quinn 73 70 70 68 -2 1 281 $12,753
T40 Kohki Idoki 69 73 68 72 2 2 282 $10,521
T40 Cesar Monasterio 66 72 71 73 3 2 282 $10,521
T40 Jean-Francois Remesy 69 72 70 71 1 2 282 $10,521
T40 Rocco Mediate 70 73 69 70 E 2 282 $10,521
T40 Gary Rusnak 70 68 68 76 6 2 282 $10,521
T40 Jay Don Blake 71 72 71 68 -2 2 282 $10,521
T40 Lee Janzen 65 70 70 77 7 2 282 $10,521
T47 Jeff Hart 67 72 72 72 2 3 283 $8,666
T47 Steve Jones 70 69 72 72 2 3 283 $8,666
T47 Tom Pernice Jr. 68 71 72 72 2 3 283 $8,666
T47 Wes Short Jr. 67 76 69 71 1 3 283 $8,666
T51 Jesper Parnevik 73 69 69 73 3 4 284 $6,829
T51 Mark Calcavecchia 67 68 74 75 5 4 284 $6,829
T51 Ross Drummond 71 70 68 75 5 4 284 $6,829
T51 Lance Ten Broeck 69 72 70 73 3 4 284 $6,829
T51 Gordon Brand Jr. 69 69 70 76 6 4 284 $6,829
T51 Gene Sauers 69 71 72 72 2 4 284 $6,829
T51 Sandy Lyle 70 73 71 70 E 4 284 $6,829
T58 Greg Bruckner 69 69 72 75 5 5 285 $5,250
T58 Jerry Pate 72 69 70 74 4 5 285 $5,250
T58 Mark Wiebe 70 70 72 73 3 5 285 $5,250
T58 Roger Sabarros 71 68 75 71 1 5 285 $5,250
T62 Seiki Okuda 70 73 68 75 5 6 286 $4,305
T62 Jerry Smith 70 70 71 75 5 6 286 $4,305
T62 Ian Woosnam 69 69 74 74 4 6 286 $4,305
T62 Gary Wolstenholme 69 73 71 73 3 6 286 $4,305
T62 Bruce Davidson 72 71 73 70 E 6 286 $4,305
T67 David Frost 68 71 71 77 7 7 287 $3,460
T67 Dick Mast 72 69 71 75 5 7 287 $3,460
T67 Tim Thelen 70 71 71 75 5 7 287 $3,460
T67 Andrew Oldcorn 76 67 71 73 3 7 287 $3,460
T67 Rod Spittle 69 73 73 72 2 7 287 $3,460
T72 Greg Turner 70 73 69 76 6 8 288 $3,117
T72 Chris G. Williams 69 73 70 76 6 8 288 $3,117
74 Olin Browne 70 71 71 77 7 9 289 $3,009
T75 Sam Torrance 69 70 73 78 8 10 290 $2,865
T75 Bob Cameron 67 76 75 72 2 10 290 $2,865
T75 Mark Mouland 66 75 78 71 1 10 290 $2,865
78 Jose Rivero 69 74 76 72 2 11 291 $2,721
79 Marc Farry 70 73 76 74 4 13 293 $2,649
T80 Pedro Linhart 71 72 75 76 6 14 294 $2,541
T80 Richard Backwell 73 69 76 76 6 14 294 $2,541
DQ Mark Davis DQ DQ DQ DQ DQ DQ DQ $936
T82 Guy Boros 68 76 MC MC - - 144 $1,760
T82 Roger Chapman 74 70 MC MC - - 144 $1,760
T82 Nick Faldo 71 73 MC MC - - 144 $1,760
T82 John Inman 70 74 MC MC - - 144 $1,760
T82 Glenn Joyner 72 72 MC MC - - 144 $1,760
T82 Carl Mason 70 74 MC MC - - 144 $1,760
T82 Yngve Nilsson 71 73 MC MC - - 144 $1,760
T82 Costantino Rocca 72 72 MC MC - - 144 $1,760
T82 Joey Sindelar 77 67 MC MC - - 144 $1,760
T82 Des Smyth 71 73 MC MC - - 144 $1,760
T92 Brady Exber 69 76 MC MC - - 145 -
T92 Brad Faxon 74 71 MC MC - - 145 $1,497
T92 Philip Golding 70 75 MC MC - - 145 $1,497
T92 Wraith Grant 70 75 MC MC - - 145 $1,497
T92 Mike Harwood 71 74 MC MC - - 145 $1,497
T92 Santiago Luna 72 73 MC MC - - 145 $1,497
T92 Gordon Manson 73 72 MC MC - - 145 $1,497
T92 Loren Roberts 72 73 MC MC - - 145 $1,497
T92 Sonny Skinner 72 73 MC MC - - 145 $1,497
T92 Noboru Sugai 70 75 MC MC - - 145 $1,497
T92 Paul Wesselingh 73 72 MC MC - - 145 $1,497
T103 Paul Eales 73 73 MC MC - - 146 $1,408
T103 Carlos Franco 75 71 MC MC - - 146 $1,408
T103 Bob Gilder 75 71 MC MC - - 146 $1,408
T103 P.H. Horgan III 74 72 MC MC - - 146 $1,408
T103 Tony Johnstone 72 74 MC MC - - 146 $1,408
T103 Bobby Lincoln 71 75 MC MC - - 146 $1,408
T103 Jim McGovern 70 76 MC MC - - 146 $1,408
T103 Bob Tway 76 70 MC MC - - 146 $1,408
T111 Peter Dahlberg 73 74 MC MC - - 147 $1,123
T111 Jean Pierre Sallat 73 74 MC MC - - 147 $1,123
T111 Peter Scott 73 74 MC MC - - 147 $1,123
T111 Andrew Sherborne 73 74 MC MC - - 147 $1,123
T111 Grant Waite 73 74 MC MC - - 147 $1,123
T116 Angel Franco 74 74 MC MC - - 148 $1,123
T116 Nick Hubbard 73 75 MC MC - - 148 $1,123
T116 Ricky Willison 73 75 MC MC - - 148 $1,123
T119 Rick Gibson 72 77 MC MC - - 149 $1,123
T119 Frederic Grosset-Grange 75 74 MC MC - - 149 $1,123
T121 Mark Booth 73 77 MC MC - - 150 $1,123
T121 Jose Manuel Carriles 74 76 MC MC - - 150 $1,123
T121 John Cook 77 73 MC MC - - 150 $1,123
T121 Jeff Hall 76 74 MC MC - - 150 $1,123
T121 Mark James 74 76 MC MC - - 150 $1,123
T121 Gary Milne 73 77 MC MC - - 150 $1,123
T121 Larry Mize 73 77 MC MC - - 150 $1,123
T128 Chip Lutz 72 79 MC MC - - 151 -
T128 Malcolm MacKenzie 76 75 MC MC - - 151 $1,123
T128 Ronan Rafferty 76 75 MC MC - - 151 $1,123
T131 Stephen East 75 77 MC MC - - 152 -
T131 David J. Russell 73 79 MC MC - - 152 $936
T131 George Ryall 76 76 MC MC - - 152 $936
T134 Mauro Bianco 75 78 MC MC - - 153 $936
T134 Peter Evans 80 73 MC MC - - 153 $936
136 Andrew George 77 77 MC MC - - 154 $936
137 Gordon J. Brand 73 82 MC MC - - 155 $936
138 Mark Balen 79 77 MC MC - - 156 $936
139 Peter Mitchell 78 79 MC MC - - 157 $936
140 Steve Spittles 81 80 MC MC - - 161 $936
141 Robin Briars 78 85 MC MC - - 163 $936
142 Anders Forsbrand 69 74 77 WD - - 220 $2,397
143 Mark O'Meara 68 75 WD WD - - 143 $2,397