British Open Tee Times: First-, Second-Round Groupings For Golf’s Oldest Major

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It’s hard to imagine, but it’s been nearly 160 years since the first British Open, and as they have since 1860, golf’s best players will play four grueling rounds with the Claret Jug at stake this weekend.

This year, Royal Birkdale in England will host The Open Championship, which tees off Thursday morning.

Defending champion Henrik Stenson is in one of Thursday’s earlier groups, going off at 9:47 a.m. local time along side Si-Woo Kim and two-time major winner Jordan Spieth. Masters winner Sergio Garcia is part of another star-studded group with Zach Johnson and Jason Day, while Dustin Johnson and Rory McIlroy are part of a late grouping that also features Charl Schwartzel.

Here’s a full list of tee times for both Rounds 1 and 2 — all times local, with a five-hour difference from Eastern (via PGA.com).

6:35 a.m., Rd. 1/11:36 a.m., Rd. 2: Mark O’Meara, Chris Wood, Ryan Moore
6:46 a.m., Rd. 1/11:47 a.m., Rd. 2: Phachara Khongwatmai, Maverick McNealy (a), Stuart Manley
6:57 a.m., Rd. 1/11:58 a.m., Rd. 2: Stewart Cink, Sandy Lyle, Jeunghun Wang
7:08 a.m., Rd 1/12:09 p.m., Rd. 2: Paul Broadhurst, Thongchai Jaidee, Roberto Castro
7:19 a.m., Rd. 1/12:20 p.m., Rd.2: Tom Lehman, Byeong Hun An, Darren Fichardt
7:30 a.m., Rd. 1/12:31, p.m., Rd.2: Soren Kjeldsen, Billy Horschel, Danny Willet
7:41 a.m., Rd. 1/12:42 p.m., Rd. 2: Matthew Fitzpatrick, Steve Stricker, Emiliano Grillo
7:52 a.m., Rd. 1/12:53 p.m., Rd. 2: Jason Dufner, Branden Grace, Bryson DeChambeau
8:03 a.m., Rd. 1/1:04 p.m., Rd. 2: Alex Noren, Russell Knox, Ian Poulter
8:14 a.m., Rd. 1/1:15 p.m., Rd. 2: David Duval, Prayad Marksaeng, KT Kim
8:25 a.m., Rd. 1/1:26 p.m., Rd. 2: Younghan Song, David Horsey, David Fritelli
8:36 a.m., Rd. 1/1:37 p.m., Rd. 2: Mike Lorenzo-Vera, Charles Howell III, Shiv Kapur
8:47 a.m., Rd. 1/1:48 p.m., Rd. 2: Russell Henley, Fabrizio Zanotti, Peter Uihlein
9:03 a.m., Rd. 1/2:04 p.m., Rd. 2: Alexander Levy, Brendan Steele, Webb Simpson
9:14 a.m., Rd. 1/2:15 p.m., Rd. 2: Wesley Bryan, Anirban Lahiri, Alfie Plante (a)
9:25 a.m., Rd. 1/2:26 p.m., Rd. 2: Darren Clarke, Gary Woodland, Harry Ellis (a)
9:36 a.m., Rd. 1/2:37 p.m., Rd. 2: Padraig Harrington, Pat Perez, Thomas Pieters
9:47 a.m., Rd. 1/2:48 p.m., Rd. 2: Henrik Stenson, Si-Woo Kim, Jordan Spieth
9:58 a.m., Rd. 1/2:59 p.m., Rd. 2: Louis Oosthuizen, Justin Rose, Justin Thomas
10:09 a.m., Rd. 1/3:10 p.m., Rd. 2: Brooks Koepka, Hideki Matsuyama, Tommy Fleetwood
10:20 a.m., Rd. 1/3:21 p.m., Rd. 2: JB Holmes, Brandt Snedeker, Shane Lowry
10:31 a.m., Rd. 1/3:32 p.m., Rd. 2: Richard Bland, Shaun Norris, Luca Cianchetti (a)
10:42 a.m., Rd. 1/3:43 p.m., Rd. 2: Yiken Chang, Chan Kim, Mark Foster
10:53 a.m., Rd. 1/3:54 p.m., Rd. 2: Sung-Hoon Kang, Tony Finau, Matthieu Pavon
11:04 a.m., Rd. 1/4:05 p.m., Rd. 2: Alexander Bjork, Joe Deane, Robert Streb
11:15 a.m., Rd. 1/4:16 p.m., Rd. 2: Robert Dinwiddie, Julian Suri, Adam Hodkinson
11:36 a.m., Rd. 1/6:35 a.m., Rd. 2: Andrew Johnston, Adan Hadwin, Todd Hamilton
11:47 a.m., Rd. 1/6:46 a.m., Rd. 2: John Daly, Adam Bland, Connor Syme (a)
11:58 a.m., Rd. 1/6:57 a.m., Rd. 2: William McGirt, Toby Tree, Jamie Lovemark
12:09 p.m., Rd. 1/7:08 a.m., Rd. 2: Matthew Griffin, Austin Connelly, Matthew Southgate
12:20 p.m., Rd. 1/7:19 a.m., Rd. 2: Cameron Smith, Bill Haas, Callum Shinkwin
12:31 p.m., Rd. 1/7:30 a.m., Rd. 2: Michael Hendry, Brian Harman, Martin Laird
12:42 p.m., Rd. 1/7:41 a.m., Rd. 2: Ernie Els, Ross Fisher, Bernd Wiesberger
12:53 p.m., Rd. 1/7:52 a.m., Rd. 2: Tyrell Hatton, Martin Kaymer, Aaron Baddeley
1:04 p.m., Rd. 1/8:03 a.m., Rd. 2: Zach Johnson, Jason Day, Sergio Garcia
1:15 p.m., Rd. 1/8:14 a.m., Rd. 2: Andy Sullivan, Joost Luiten, David Lipsky
1:26 p.m., Rd. 1/8:25 a.m., Rd. 2: Rickie Fowler, Adam Scott, Paul Casey
1:37 p.m., Rd. 1/8:36 a.m., Rd. 2: Matt Kuchar, Richie Ramsey, Ryan Fox
1:48 p.m., Rd. 1/8:47 a.m., Rd. 2: Kevin Kisner, Charley Hoffman, David Drysdale
2:04 p.m., Rd. 1/9:03 a.m., Rd. 2: Jimmy Walker, Hideto Tanihara, Thorbjorn Olesen
2:15 p.m., Rd. 1/9:14 a.m., Rd. 2: Jhonattan Vegas, Brandon Stone, Sean O’Hair
2:26 p.m., Rd. 1/9:25 a.m., Rd. 2: Daniel Berger, Pablo Larrazabal, Yuta Ikeda
2:27 p.m., Rd. 1/9:36 a.m., Rd. 2: Paul Lawrie, Kevin Chappell, Yusaku Miyazato
2:48 p.m., Rd. 1/9:47 a.m., Rd. 2: Rory McIlroy, Dustin Johnson, Charl Schwartzel
2:59 p.m., Rd. 1/9:58 a.m., Rd. 2: Jon Rahm, Patrick Reed, Lee Westwood
3:10 p.m., Rd. 1/10:09 a.m., Rd. 2: Phil Mickelson, Francesco Molinari, Marc Leishman
3:21 p.m., Rd. 1/10:20 a.m., Rd. 2: Scott Hend, Rafael Cabrera-Bello, Bubba Watson
3:32 p.m., Rd. 1/10:31 a.m., Rd. 2: Paul Waring, Kyle Stanley, Kevin Na
3:43 p.m., Rd. 1/10:42 a.m., Rd. 2: Giwhan Kim, Xander Schauffele, Andrew Dodt
3:54 p.m., Rd. 1/10:53 a.m., Rd. 2: Haotong Li, Kent Bulle, Haydn McCullen
4:05 p.m., Rd. 1/11:04 a.m., Rd. 2: Jbe Kruger, Nick McCarthy, Ashley Hall
4:16 p.m., Rd. 1/11:15, a.m., Rd. 2: Ryan McCarthy, Laurie Canter

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