141st British Open
Where: Royal Lytham & St. Annes
Length: 7,086 yds Par: 34-36–70
Prize money: $7.75 million (winner’s share $1.4 million)
2011 champion: Darren Clarke
Key statistic: The last 15 majors have been won by 15 players, the second-longest streak since the Masters began in 1934.
Noteworthy: Americans have a chance to hold all four straight majors for the first time since Phil Mickelson won the 2004 Masters.
Today’s television: ESPN, 1:30 a.m.-noon PDT