Carnoustie Golf Links. Scottish Senior Open.

Photo: Carnoustie Golf Links

Senior Open Championship

Day 1 of the Senior Open Championship Presented by Rolex from Carnoustie Golf Links where a 144-strong field are taking part in the tournament’s 30th anniversary.

The Senior Open Championship returns to Scotland after a gap of 4 years and the championship has attracted a who’s who of golfing legends.  Eight-time major champion Tom Watson and two-time major champion Bernhard Langer are just two of 28 major champions who will be gracing the fairways in Angus, holding no less than 67 Major titles between them.

Colin Montgomerie. Senior Open Championship. Fred Couples, Tom Lehman and Mark O’Meara are among the other stars in action who will require little introduction, along with Scotland’s very own Sandy Lyle, Sam Torrance and Colin Montgomerie, the latter pictured in action at Castle Stuart Golf Links in the Aberdeen Asset Management earlier this month.

This is the full list of players who are entered for the 2016 Senior Open Championship.

Play starts today at 8.30am*.

*Start times to be confirmed when the tee times are confirmed.

Tickets in advance are available via the ‘Get Tickets’ link for one day access or with a season ticket option.  Under 16s go free when accompanied by an adult.

Tickets on the day are available at the gate.  £30 Adults/Under 16s free with adult.

Car parking is free of charge.

Travel: Spectator information on all routes of travel to Carnoustie Golf Links is available via the Senior Open Championship website travel section.