The Open Championship 2011 (Rd. 1)

  • Denmark's Thomas Bjorn reacts to a question about his father's recent death during a press conference after finishing his first round during the first day of the British Open Golf Championship at Royal St George's golf course Sandwich, England, Thursday, July 14, 2011.
  • Phil Mickelson of the US hits a shot out of the rough on the 6th hole during the first day of the British Open Golf Championship at Royal St George's golf course Sandwich, England, Thursday, July 14, 2011.
  • Spain's Sergio Garcia reacts after playing a shot from the rough on the 15th hole during the first day of the British Open Golf Championship at Royal St George's golf course Sandwich, England, Thursday, July 14, 2011.
  • Northern Ireland's Rory McIlroy stands in the rough on the 15th hole during the first day of the British Open Golf Championship at Royal St George's golf course Sandwich, England, Thursday, July 14, 2011.
  • Northern Ireland's Rory McIlroy reacts after his shot from the 4th tee during the first day of the British Open Golf Championship at Royal St George's golf course Sandwich, England, Thursday, July 14, 2011.
  • Spain's Miguel Angel Jimenez reacts after putting a birdie on the 17th green during the first day of the British Open Golf Championship at Royal St George's golf course Sandwich, England, Thursday, July 14, 2011.
  • Dustin Johnson of the US lines up a putt on the 3rd green during the first day of the British Open Golf Championship at Royal St George's golf course Sandwich, England, Thursday, July 14, 2011.
  • Northern Ireland's Rory McIlroy prepares to putt on the 6th green during the first day of the British Open Golf Championship at Royal St George's golf course Sandwich, England, Thursday, July 14, 2011.
  • Rickie Fowler of the U.S. reacts after putting on the 6th green during the first day of the British Open Golf Championship at Royal St George's golf course Sandwich, England, Thursday, July 14, 2011.
  • Nick Watney of the US hits a ball out of the bunker onto the 6th green during the first day of the British Open Golf Championship at Royal St George's golf course Sandwich, England, Thursday, July 14, 2011.
  • Northern Ireland's Rory McIlroy and his caddie JP Fitzgerald, right, stand on the 8th fairway during the first day of the British Open Golf Championship at Royal St George's golf course Sandwich, England, Thursday, July 14, 2011.
  • Denmark's Thomas Bjorn acknowledges the crowd after finishing his round on the first day of the British Open Golf Championship at Royal St George's golf course Sandwich, England, Thursday, July 14, 2011.
  • Denmark's Thomas Bjorn reacts after missing a putt on the 18th green during the first day of the British Open Golf Championship at Royal St George's golf course Sandwich, England, Thursday, July 14, 2011.
  • South Africa's Ernie Els hits a shot onto the 7th green during the first day of the British Open Golf Championship at Royal St George's golf course Sandwich, England, Thursday, July 14, 2011.
  • Northern Ireland's Rory McIlroy hits a shot from the 8th tee during the first day of the British Open Golf Championship at Royal St George's golf course Sandwich, England, Thursday, July 14, 2011.
  • England's Luke Donald reacts after putting a birdie on the 4th green during the first day of the British Open Golf Championship at Royal St George's golf course Sandwich, England, Thursday, July 14, 2011.
  • Spain's Sergio Garcia watches his shot on the 4th fairway during the first day of the British Open Golf Championship at Royal St George's golf course Sandwich, England, Thursday, July 14, 2011.
  • Northern Ireland's Rory McIlroy reacts on the 2nd green during the first day of the British Open Golf Championship at Royal St George's golf course Sandwich, England, Thursday, July 14, 2011.
  • Korea's KJ Choi plays a shot on the 4th fairway during the first day of the British Open Golf Championship at Royal St George's golf course Sandwich, England, Thursday, July 14, 2011.
  • Rory McIlroy hacks out of deep rough on the 15th hole Thursday during the first round of the Open Championship.
  • Mark Calcavecchia waves to the crowd during the first round of the 2011 Open Championship
  • Thomas Bjorn plays a bunker shot during the first round of the Open Championship
  • Jerry Kelly gestures to a TV cameraman during the first round of the Open Championship
  • Dustin Johnson during Round 1 of the Open Championship
  • Thomas Bjorn tees off on the 16th hole Thursday at the Open Championship