LiveRE-READ: Day one: The Open gets into full swing

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  • Day one of the 143rd Open Championship starts today, Thursday.
  • Tiger Woods to tee off at 9.04am.
  • Defending champion Phil Mickelson tees off at 2.05pm.
  • More than 200,000 people expected to descend on Hoylake over the course of the tournament.
  • Hollywood stars expected to support their golfing pals on the fairway.
  • Tweet your pictures to @emmajanerigby or @WIRRALGLOBENEWS

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