Photos: Best practice round shots ahead of the 2022 British Open at St. Andrews

It’s time to crown the next Champion Golfer of the Year.

Collin Morikawa has handed over the Claret Jug but is primed to defend his title at the 2022 Open Championship, the final men’s golf major championship of the season. This year’s event is the 150th playing of the Open, and it’s being held at the home of golf, the Old Course at St. Andrews in Scotland. The course will play 7,189 yards with a par 72.

Take a scroll and check out the best photos from the early-week festivities and practice rounds at the 2022 Open Championship at St. Andrews.