29 Oct '13, 1am

British Open alters qualifying, to use tour events in five nations for entry:

SHANGHAI – The British Open is moving away from 36-hole qualifying, instead using 10 tour events from five continents to determine 32 spots in the field. The only 36-hole qualifying that remains for golf's oldest championship will be 12 spots available from four links courses just before the British Open. They will become permanent sites. Players who fail to get in the British Open off their own tour can enter those final qualifying sites. Royal & Ancient Chief Executive Peter Dawson said Monday the reasons for the change include building more interest in the weeks leading up to the British Open to give players a more rigorous test over 72 holes at a tour event instead of 36 holes of qualifying. The new system will be called the "Open Qualifying Series," and it starts next month at the Australian Open. GOLF AROUND THE WORLD: Check our photos from the action in October On t...

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