2016 British Open Championship tee times and pairings: Round 1
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2016 British Open Championship tee times and pairings: Round 1

The 2016 British Open Championship will tee off on Thursday (Wednesday night in the United States) from Royal Troon in Scotland, with the club hosting for the first time since 2004.

The beauty of the British Open is that the first two days will include 14 hours of wall-to-wall golf off only the first tee. Thanks, British summer!

Jordan Spieth is grouped with Justin Rose and Shane Lowry for the first two rounds, going off on Thursday at 9:03 a.m.

Jason Day plays with Masters champion Danny Willett and Rickie Fowler, starting on Thursday at 9:25 a.m.

U.S. Open champion Dustin Johnson has drawn Martin Kaymer and Russell Knox, playing on Day 1 at 2:04 p.m.

Rory McIlroy will look for second Claret Jug, and he starts alongside Bubba Watson and Hideki Matsuyama. They hit the first tee at 9:36 a.m. on Thursday.

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2016 British Open Championship tee times for Round 1

All times are British Summer Time

6:35 a.m. -- Colin Montgomerie, Marc Leishman, Luke Donald

6:46 a.m. -- Steve Alker, Marcus Fraser, Sanghee Lee

6:56 a.m. -- Jeunghun Wang, Jon Rahm, Ryan Palmer

7:08 a.m. -- Sandy Lyle, Scott Gregory (a), David Duval

7:19 a.m. -- Richie Ramsay, Danny Lee, Harris English

7:30 a.m. -- Alex Noren, Steve Bowditch, Kevin Chappell

7:41 a.m. -- Darren Clarke, Thorbjorn Olesen, Jim Furyk

7:52 a.m. -- Justin Thomas, David Lingmerth, Kiradech Aphibarnrat

8:03 a.m. -- Branden Grace, Patrick Reed, Byeong-hun An

8:14 a.m. -- Paul Lawrie, Thongchai Jaidee, Brandt Snedeker

8:25 a.m. -- Padraig Harrington, Louis Oosthuizen, Jamie Donaldson

8:36 a.m. -- Scott Piercy, Paul Dunne, Jamie Lovemark

8:46 a.m. -- Victor Dubuisson, Jimmy Walker, Scott Hend

9:03 a.m. -- Jordan Spieth, Justin Rose, Shane Lowry

9:14 a.m. -- Ross Fisher, Steve Stricker, Vijay Singh

9:25 a.m. -- Danny Willett, Rickie Fowler, Jason Day

9:36 a.m. -- Rory McIlroy, Hideki Matsuyama, Bubba Watson

9:47 a.m. -- Gary Woodland, James Morrison, Soomin Lee

9:58 a.m. -- Smylie Kaufman, Chris Kirk, George Coetzee

10:09 a.m. -- Billy Horschel, Matt Fitzpatrick, Hideto Tanihara

10:20 a.m. -- Matteo Manassero, Shugo Imahira, Russell Henley

10:31 a.m. -- Kodai Ichihara, Robert Rock, William McGirt

10:42 a.m. -- Brendan Steel, Richard Sterne, Matt Jones

10:53 a.m. -- Patton Kizzire, Nicolas Colsaerts, Rod Pampling

11:04 a.m. -- Dave Coupland, Nathan Holman, Phachara Khongwatmai

11:15 a.m. - Scott Fernandez, Rikard Karlberg, Haydn Porteous

11:36 a.m. -- Greg Chalmers, Kristoffer Broberg, Clement Sordet

11:47 a.m. -- David Howell, Seung-yul Noh, Tony Finau

11:58 a.m. -- Jordan Niebrugge, Nick Cullen, Robert Streb

12:09 p.m. -- Ben Curtis, Stefano Mazzoli (a), John Daly

12:20 p.m. -- Francesco Molinari, Kevin Kisner, K.T. Kim

12:31 p.m. -- Todd Hamilon, Justin Leonard, Mark Calcavecchia

12:42 p.m. -- Soren Kjeldsen, Lasse Jensen, Bill Haas

12:53 p.m. -- Paul Casey, Charl Schwartzel, Kevin Na

1:04 p.m. -- Emiliano Grillo, Joost Luiten, Charley Hoffman

1:15 p.m. -- Graeme McDowell, Matt Kuchar, Andrew Johnston

1:26 p.m. -- Phil Mickelson, Lee Westwood, Ernie Els

1:37 p.m. -- Satoshi Kodaira, James Hahn, Andy Sullivan

1:48 p.m. -- Ryan Moore, Bernd Wiesberger, Tommy Fleetwood

2:04 p.m. -- Dustin Johnson, Martin Kaymer, Russell Knox

2:15 p.m. -- Zach Johnson, Adam Scott, Henrik Stenson

2:26 p.m. -- Chris Wood, Yusaku Miyazato, Mark O'Meara

2:37 p.m. -- Miguel Angel Jimenez, Jason Dufner, Marc Warren

2:48 p.m. -- Anirban Lahiri, Sergio Garcia, Keegan Bradley

2:59 p.m. -- Webb Simpson, Yuta Ikeda, Thomas Pieters

3:10 p.m. -- Rafa Cabrera-Bello, J.B. Holmes, Brandon Stone

3:21 p.m. -- Marco Dawson, Matthew Southgate, Yosuke Tsukada

3:32 p.m. -- Jack Senior, James Heath, Brian Gay

3:43 p.m. -- Jim Herman, Fabian Gomez, Anthony Wall

3:54 p.m. -- Paul Howard, Daniel Summerhays, Colt Knost

4:05 p.m. -- Oskar Arvidsson, Harold Varner III, Tyrrell Hatton

4:16 p.m. -- Ryan Evans, Callum Shinkwin, Zander Lombard

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