Day 2 of The Open gets off to a soggy start

Golf course with puddles
The waterlogged Royal Lytham and St Annes Golf Course Credit: PA
Spectators avoid the mud Credit: PA
Grounds staff clear the water Credit: PA

Grounds staff at the Royal Lytham and St Annes Golf Club spent the morning draining and sweeping away puddles after the Fylde saw heavy rain overnight. More rain is forecast for this afternoon.

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The Open 2012

The 2012 Open Championship begins today at Royal Lytham & St Annes Golf Club.