Expectations low for Henrik Stenson heading into the Open
the Guardian -

• 2016 champion struggling at Carnoustie with elbow injury• Swede staying in a hotel after being burgled at Royal Birkdale

Henrik Stenson is entitled to ask what he has done wrong. Since producing an epic final round to seal the 2016 Open Championship, misfortune has followed the Swede at golf’s oldest major.

Twelve months ago, Stenson’s Open rental home was burgled as he played his first round at Royal Birkdale. He has arrived at Carnoustie with an existing problem, namely a left elbow injury...


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