Tracker: McIlroy stretches British Open lead

Friday at the British Open, Rory McIlroy widened his British Open lead at Royal Liverpool from one shot to four, while Dustin Johnson gave chase -- as Tiger Woods and Adam Scott struggled. Recap the highlights here!

Notes: Bubba 'already left it;' Day tweaks wrist

Soon after he bogeyed Royal Liverpool's 18th for a British Open missed cut, Bubba Watson turned to thoughts of home and family; Jason Day reports some pain in his wrist; plus more Open Championship news and notes.

British Open tee times: Third round

Second-round leader Miguel Angel Jimenez will bring up the rear of the Open Championship field Saturday, when 18 golfers will start the day within four shots of him at Muirfield.

McIlroy, Rose, Fowler headline Open missed cuts

Two-time major winner Rory McIlroy and reigning U.S. Open champion Justin Rose headline those that missed the cut at the 142nd Open Championship at Muirfield on Friday.

Friday afternoon groups beat up by mighty Muirfield

Don't let the sunny skies in Scotland fool you, Friday afternoon's groups -- or games as they are called at the Open -- faced a brutal test named Muirfield, and the course won in a knockout.

McDowell on Woods: 'He was impressive'

Our Jeff Rude witnessed Tiger Woods bunt his way around Muirfield on Friday, staying patient in firing a 71 and keeping himself in the thick of things to end his five-year drought in majors.

Break out the cigars: Jimenez leads at Muirfield

The red wine-drinking, cigar-smoking, carefree Miguel Angel Jimenez fired a 71 on Friday to stay near the top of the leaderboard, leading wandering minds to wonder if the Spaniard could become the oldest major winner in history.

How it happened: Jimenez takes lead; Tiger 1 back

Miguel Angel Jimenez made a great par on the 18th hole to card an even-par 71 and take the outright 36-hole lead at 3 under, one shot clear of Tiger Woods (71), Henrik Stenson (70) and Lee Westwood (68). How it happened.

Johnson one shot back after 'best 3-wood of my life'

Dustin Johnson fired a 1-over 72 on Friday, but his first-round 68 has him one shot back of the leader Miguel Angel Jimenez at the Open Championship at Muirfield.

Balance is key to Stenson's game at the Open

Balance: The key to Henrik Stenson’s game at the Open Championship at Muirfield. Stenson is in the clubhouse at 2 under for the tournament after back-to-back 70s.

Is it finally time for Lee Westwood's major moment?

Instead of whining about or bemoaning the difficult conditions at Muirfield, Lee Westwood instead took the course head on and beat it for the most part in firing a 3-under 68 on Friday.

Spieth falters late after conquering Muirfield early

Jordan Spieth was in the hunt at the 142nd Open Championship, but the last four holes in Friday’s second round either showed why Muirfield is such a difficult test or why 19-year-olds don't win major championships.

One amateur inside cutline at the Open

There is only one amateur inside the cutline at the Open Championship – Jimmy Mullens. Where do the rest stand at Muirfield?

5 Questions with Round 1 surprise Shiv Kapur

Shiv Kapur, 31, wasn't a name many expected to see leading the Open Championship -- especially after the native India had only played seven holes as part of the first round's final group. Find out more about the native of India.

VIDEO: Henrik Stenson interview after second round

Henrik Stenson, who is in the clubhouse at 2 under, talks with the media after his second round of the 2013 Open Championship at Muirfield.