U.S. Open Men's Golf Championships

June 06, 2019 - 12:13 pm
PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Facts and figures for the 119th U.S. Open golf championship: Dates: June 13-16. Site: Pebble Beach Golf Links. The course: Designed by two amateur players, Jack Neville and Douglas Grant, Pebble Beach opened in 1919. Jack Nicklaus redesigned the par-3 fifth hole along...
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This Nov. 8, 2018 photo shows an aerial view of the seventh green of the Pebble Beach Golf Links in Pebble Beach, Calif. The U.S. Open golf tournament is scheduled at Pebble Beach from June 13-16, 2019. (AP Photo/Terry Chea)
June 06, 2019 - 11:59 am
The U.S. Open's return to Pebble Beach coincides with the 100-year anniversary of the golf course with the most famous coastline in American golf. Where Jack Nicklaus said he would go if he had only one more round to play. Where Tiger Woods delivered his greatest display of dominance. Not even the...
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June 06, 2019 - 11:51 am
PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Tiger Woods, Jordan Spieth and Justin Rose — all U.S. Open champions — will be playing the opening two rounds together at the Open at Pebble Beach. Phil Mickelson, missing only the U.S. Open for the career Grand Slam, is in the same group as Dustin Johnson and Graeme...
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Canadian Adam Hadwin hits his tee shot on the 18th hole during the pro-am at the Canadian Open golf tournament, Wednesday, June 5, 2019, in Hamilton, Ontario. (Nathan Denette/The Canadian Press via AP)
June 05, 2019 - 2:27 pm
ANCASTER, Ontario (AP) — A couple of key changes have stacked the odds against Dustin Johnson as he tries to defend his RBC Canadian Open title. The No. 2 player in the world pulled away from the field after a nearly two-hour rain delay to win his first Canadian Open last year, firing 6-under 66 in...
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In this May 6, 2019, photo, PGA golf professional Jacob Lippold putts on the third green at Chambers Bay, in University Place, Wash. Four years removed from the U.S. Open golf championship that was largely derided for its putting green problems, Chambers Bay may have salvaged its future in the championship rotation with a massive undertaking to replace every green on the course. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)
June 04, 2019 - 2:55 pm
UNIVERSITY PLACE, Wash. (AP) — The brown, lumpy patches that dotted nearly every putting surface at Chambers Bay and became the story of the 2015 U.S. Open are now lush, smooth and a Northwest-appropriate shade of green. Four years removed from a championship that was largely derided because of its...
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Jack Nicklaus, left, presents Patrick Cantlay with the trophy after Cantlay won the Memorial golf tournament Sunday, June 2, 2019, in Dublin, Ohio. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete)
June 04, 2019 - 2:14 pm
DUBLIN, Ohio (AP) — To the victor go the social media requests. This proved far more difficult for Patrick Cantlay than his 64 at Muirfield Village, the lowest final round by a winner in 44 years of the Memorial and a performance that suggested his move to No. 8 in the world was about more than any...
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Tiger Woods reacts to hitting his ball close to the hole during the pro-am round of the Memorial golf tournament Wednesday, May 29, 2019, in Dublin, Ohio. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete)
May 29, 2019 - 1:55 pm
DUBLIN, Ohio (AP) — Winning the Masters gave Tiger Woods his 15th major and allowed him to resume the pursuit of Jack Nicklaus and his 18 majors. It moved him even closer to another record that Rory McIlroy believes should get more attention. Woods now is at 81 career victories on the PGA Tour, one...
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Tiger Woods reacts as he walks off the 7th green during the second round of the PGA Championship golf tournament, Friday, May 17, 2019, at Bethpage Black in Farmingdale, N.Y. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)
May 23, 2019 - 10:45 am
DUBLIN, Ohio (AP) — Tiger Woods has decided to play in the Memorial next week ahead of his next chance in a major. Woods is a five-time winner at Muirfield Village. He has never missed it when healthy, except in 2006 when he took time off after his father's death. The Memorial is two weeks before...
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Brooks Koepka reacts after sinking a putt on the 18th green to win the PGA Championship golf tournament, Sunday, May 19, 2019, at Bethpage Black in Farmingdale, N.Y. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)
May 21, 2019 - 1:59 pm
FARMINGDALE, N.Y. (AP) — Majors matter more than any other golf tournament. They are not the sole measure of greatness. And that might be one reason it took Brooks Koepka winning four majors — as many as Rory McIlroy, one more than Jordan Spieth among his contemporaries — for the 29-year-old...
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May 20, 2019 - 6:51 pm
DALLAS (AP) — Former Masters champion Mike Weir is headed back to the U.S. Open for the first time in six years as one of 10 players who advanced Monday from the first of 12 sectional qualifiers. Brendon Todd continued his resurgence with rounds of 65-66 at Northwood Club and Bent Tree to share...
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