the open 2008


The Open 2008 looks set to be one of the most hotly contested golf majors in recent history with Tiger Woods out and Birkdale set up for attack-minded golf.

From July 17th Royal Birkdale will be awash with the best golfers on earth, each vying to become The Open 2008 champion. But who is best placed to take on Birkdale and win The Open now Tiger's out of the equation?

Today's Golfer has spent the last few weeks putting together our interactive Open 2008 preview guide to give you the inside line on The Open 2008 and arm you with the knowledge to enhance your Open experience.

Below you'll see a series of links to our Open 2008 content with everything from a Royal Birkdale golf course guide to your own links golf course video tips series so you can go out and follow in the footsteps of the Open's stars.

We've also spent time talking to players about what golf clubs they'll be using  and to betting experts to find out who they think will win The Open 2008.

Our preview coverage will run right up to the event and we'll be adding new features right up to the start of the tournamant. From July 14th we'll also be reporting from the venue itself, bringing you all the gossip from the area and behind the scenes practice days coverage.

Click on the links below to start feeding your Open 2008 addiction now and to join in the debate post your comments, thoughts and feelings on the evnt at the bottom of any of our articles...