Here’s a view taken from the top row of a virtually empty grandstand around the 18th hole at Royal Liverpool. There’s a bit of a competition going on at the course right now …The Open of course!
I took this photo on Monday afternoon, the second practice day and there weren’t many spectators around the 18th. The hustle and bustle of the competition had yet to descend upon the course. In fact Ian Poulter was so laid back he treated himself to a coffee on the green: