• The first group went off at 0632 BST at Muirfield as the 142nd Open got under way
  • Australian Peter Senior hit the first tee shot of the tournament
  • Chris Wood was among the early starters to find trouble - he racked up a seven at the first hole
  • Miguel Angel Jimenez is one of the few early starters to make a good start
  • Defending champion Ernie Els tees off at the first
  • It was a steady start for Sir Nick Faldo, twice the Open winner at Muirfield
  • Ian Poulter faces a sartorial challenge in his three ball
  • Rory McIlroy found some early trouble
  • Things did not get much better for Rory
  • Spain's Rafa Cabrera-Bello opened with an excellent four-under 67
  • Old stager Tom Watson eyes down another iron shot
  • Stylish American Billy Horschel unleashes a tee-shot
  • Big-hitting Dustin Johnson discusses his round of 68
  • Phil Mickelson weighs up his options from the long grass
  • Veteran Mark O'Meara rolled back the years on the opening day
  • Lee Westwood studies a putt early in his round
  • Tiger Woods waits to tee off on the first hole
  • Tiger finds all sorts of trouble on his opening hole
  • A dejected Rory McIlroy on the way to an opening 79
  • Adam Scott was among the star names out in the afternoon ...
  • ... and so was Graeme McDowell
  • Zach Johnson talks about his excellent opening 66
  • A glum Louis Oosthuizen is driven off the course after his withdrawal
  • Shiv Kapur had birdies on six of his first seven holes
  • Frustration gets the better of Charl Scwartzel

2013 - Day One

The first group went off at 0632 BST at Muirfield as the 142nd Open got under way