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Louis Oosthuizen plays a shot off the 18th tee Friday during the second round of the British Open Golf Championship on the Old Course at St. Andrews, Scotland. Oosthuizen shot a 67 and leads the field by five shots entering the weekend. (Associated Press)

Oosthuizen blows to top of British Open leaderboard

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By Doug Ferguson, AP Golf Writer

ST. ANDREWS, Scotland -- Around the loop at the far end of St. Andrews, shots at the mercy of a vicious wind were flying in every direction as Rory McIlroy, Tiger Woods and so many others struggled to survive in the British Open.


Just as daunting was one thing that didn't move -- the name of Louis Oosthuizen atop the leaderboard.

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