British Open: Tiger one shot behind Miguel Angel Jimenez after two rounds


British Open GolfGULLANE, SCOTLAND – Tiger Woods is in the mix after two rounds of the British Open at Muirfield.

The 37-year-old American is in a group of four players at two-under par for the championship, alongside compatriot Dustin Johnson, Sweden’s Henrik Stenson and England’s Lee Westwood.

Miguel Angel Jimenez of Spain is the overall leader at three-under through the second round.

Players who headed out in the afternoon once again had a tough time. First-round leader Zach Johnson, who was in one of the final groups of the day, shot a second-round 75 and is now one-under overall for the championship.

Here are reactions from the some of the players at the top of the leader board after the second round.

(Tiger Woods on what it’s going to take to win his 15th major)


(Tiger on his plan for Saturday)


(Tiger on finding the pace for his putts)


(Tiger on how the greens sped up on Friday)


(Miguel Angel Jimenez on enjoying the pressure of a major)


(Miguel Angel Jimenez on what it would mean to win a major)


(Lee Westwood on the difference of playing early or late)


(Westwood on needing experience to thrive at the Open)


(Westwood on the tough finish at Muirfield)


(Henrik Stenson on being in contention)


(Stenson on being tough mentally at the Open)


(Stenson says he enjoys the difficult conditions)


Comments Closed

Comments are closed.

Most Recent Golf Posts

Jason Day in the lead headed to Sunday

KOHLER, WI - A day after heavy rains softened the course, the winds at Whistling Straits died down - giving the world's best golfers ideal scoring conditions. Jason Day fired a six-under par 66...
Jason Day, of Australia, reacts to his birdie on the 17th hole during the third round of the PGA Championship golf tournament Saturday, Aug. 15, 2015, at Whistling Straits in Haven, Wis. (AP Photo/Jae Hong)

Storms suspend second-round play at the PGA

KOHLER, WI - Heavy rain and lightning suspended play on Friday at the PGA Championship with the leaders still on the course. The horn came at about 5:30 PM local time as Jason Day was hitting an...
Fans scramble for cover near the first hole as a storm passes after play was suspended for weather during the second round of the PGA Championship golf tournament Friday, Aug. 14, 2015, at Whistling Straits in Haven, Wis. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)

Dustin Johnson opens with a six-under 66

KOHLER, WI - Dustin Johnson became the first golfer to lead after the first round in three consecutive majors, carding an opening-round 66 on Thursday at Whistling Straits. Johnson sits a shot...
Dustin Johnson hits a drive on the 16th hole during the first round of the PGA Championship golf tournament Thursday, Aug. 13, 2015, at Whistling Straits in Haven, Wis. (AP Photo/Jae Hong)

The PGA Championship Tonight: Preview Edition

KOHLER, WI - Westwood One's live hole-by-hole coverage from Whistling Straits Golf Course begins Thursday at 2 PM Eastern. All eyes will be on Jordan Spieth, as the young Texan tries to win a...
PGA Champ Tonight Weds