Women’s British Open 2018: Live stream, TV channel, and insight into the Royal Lytham showdown

THE 2018 Ricoh Women’s British Open sees South Korean ace In-Kyung Kim defend her title on the links at Royal Lytham & St Annes.

The tournament boasts the most international field of the year in women’s golf.

In-Kyung Kim defends her British Women’s Open crown

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In-Kyung Kim defends her British Women’s Open crown

Challenging Kim will be China’s first World No.1 Shanshan Feng, the youngest ever world No. 1, Lydia Ko and Americans Michelle Wie and Stacy Lewis.

Past champions Ariya Jutanugarn, Inbee Park, Yani Tseng and Mo Martin and UK favourites Charley Hull and Catriona Matthew are amongst other top competitors.

Jutanugarn, the 2018 US Open Champion and last week’s Scottish Open winner comes into the event as the current world No 1 with Park ranked at No 2.

They start alongside the year’s other Major winners in Pernilla Lindberg, the 2018 ANA Inspiration winner and Sung Hyun Park, the 2018 KPMG Women’s PGA champion.

Current US and Scottish Open champion Ariya Jutanugarn is a hot tip to take the title at Royal Lytham

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Current US and Scottish Open champion Ariya Jutanugarn is a hot tip to take the title at Royal Lytham

British hope Charley Hull is sure to attract big galleries

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British hope Charley Hull is sure to attract big galleries

The action takes place from August 2-5 at Royal Lytham & St Annes.

You can see the world’s top female golfers in action live on Sky Sports Golf everyday and also on Sky Sports Mix.

Shanshan Feng is expected to launch a stern challenge

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Shanshan Feng is expected to launch a stern challenge

Sung Hyun Park is the 2018 KPMG Women’s PGA champion

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Sung Hyun Park is the 2018 KPMG Women’s PGA champion

There is 30 hours of coverage across the four rounds, with the action available from 11am over the first two days and from midday over the weekend.

Highlights of Thursday’s first day play will be shown on BBC Two at 11.15pm; Friday’s action will be replayed at 11.35pm, Saturday’s action at 11.45pm and Sunday’s final round at 11.50pm.

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Ahead of the fourth women’s major of the year, there is also a special hour-long, live Sky show from the range from 3pm-4pm on Wednesday – offering a whole host of bonus preview content.

You can also watch the action on the move via SkyGo, while non-Sky subscribers can get a Sky Sports Pass and watch all of the golf without a contract with NOW TV.

 

 

THE 2018 Ricoh Women’s British Open sees South Korean ace In-Kyung Kim defend her title on the links at Royal Lytham & St Annes.