Royal Troon Golf Club

It will be the ninth time that the Championship has been held over the famous links, most recently in 2004 when veteran American Todd Hamilton overcame three-time major champion Ernie Els in a play-off. Sign up to our Newsletter and we will keep you up to date with all the latest news from Royal Troon and the 2016 Open Championship.

Ireland's Olivia Mahaffey claimed the Helen Holm Scottish Open Strokeplay Championship with a final round 75 over Royal Troon, but Scotland's 15-year-old Shannon McWlliam did herself proud with a third place on a wild and windy day on the Ayrshire coast.