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A brief look at Sunday's final round of the U.S. Open

Sep. 20, 2020 7:25 PM EDT

MAMARONECK, N.Y. (AP) — A glance at Sunday's final round of the U.S. Open at Winged Foot: CHAMPION: Bryson DeChambeau won his first major title by shooting 3-under 67 to finish the tournament at 6-under 274. SILVER MEDALIST: Matthew Wolff's two-shot lead coming into the day ended in a six-shot deficit. He...

Dustin Johnson, of the United States, plays his shot from the fourth tee during the third round of the US Open Golf Championship, Saturday, Sept. 19, 2020, in Mamaroneck, N.Y. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)

Johnson unable to keep momentum going at U.S. Open

Sep. 20, 2020 6:43 PM EDT

Dustin Johnson arrived at Winged Foot playing better golf than arguably anyone in the world. A balky putter cost him any shot at a second U.S. Open title. Unable to get much going from the start, Johnson closed out his tournament with a even-par 70 on Sunday in final round. He finished tied for sixth at 5 over,...

Matthew Wolff, of the United States, motions as he watches Bryson DeChambeau's shot off the fifth tee during the final round of the US Open Golf Championship, Sunday, Sept. 20, 2020, in Mamaroneck, N.Y. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

The Latest: DeChambeau bombs away, pulls away to win US Open

Sep. 20, 2020 6:05 PM EDT

MAMARONECK, N.Y. (AP) — The Latest from the final round of the U.S. Open, golf’s second major of the year (all times EDT): ___ Bryson DeChambeau has won the U.S. Open — the first major championship for golf’s long-hitting mad scientist. He is the third person in history to win an NCAA...

Justin Thomas, of the United States, marks his ball on the 18th green during the third round of the US Open Golf Championship, Saturday, Sept. 19, 2020, in Mamaroneck, N.Y. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

Justin Thomas moves in wrong direction at US Open

Sep. 19, 2020 8:07 PM EDT

After watching his 7-foot par putt skim past the edge of the cup on No. 16, Justin Thomas doubled over in frustration and then said to his ball, as if it could answer, “Why?” It was moving day at the U.S. Open on Saturday, and Thomas was moving in the wrong direction. Top-ranked No. 1 Dustin Johnson...

Rory McIlroy, of Northern Ireland, checks his lie on the first green during the third round of the US Open Golf Championship, Saturday, Sept. 19, 2020, in Mamaroneck, N.Y. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)

The Latest: Matsuyama still in contention at U.S. Open

Sep. 19, 2020 5:52 PM EDT

MAMARONECK, N.Y. (AP) — The Latest from the third round of the U.S. Open, golf's second major of the year (all times local): ___ Hideki Matsuyama had a wild ride in his third round, yet still finds himself in contention at the U.S. Open. Matsuyama did not have a par on his card through his first seven...

Patrick Reed, of the United States, plays a shot off the second fairway during the second round of the US Open Golf Championship, Friday, Sept. 18, 2020, in Mamaroneck, N.Y. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)

Even without hostile NY crowds, this US Open is tough enough

Sep. 19, 2020 9:12 AM EDT

It’s rare when fans wind up rooting for the golf course, even one as majestic as Winged Foot, but suddenly that’s a viable option. Maybe because the two players atop the leaderboard heading into Round 3 at the U.S. Open are not exactly — how to put this? — the most likeable guys in the...

Gary Woodland, of the United States, plays his shot from the second tee during the first round of the US Open Golf Championship, Thursday, Sept. 17, 2020, in Mamaroneck, N.Y. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)

Woodland returns as wounded US Open champion

Sep. 18, 2020 9:28 PM EDT

MAMARONECK, N.Y. (AP) — Gary Woodland waited 15 months to return to the U.S. Open as defending champion and it turned into a miserable week before he even arrived. Woodland shot another 74 on Friday and appeared certain to miss the cut. What bothered him more than his score was a tear in his left labrum...

Tiger Woods, of the United States, walks up to the ninth tee during the second round of the US Open Golf Championship, Friday, Sept. 18, 2020, in Mamaroneck, N.Y. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)

Woods, Mickelson, defending champ Woodland miss US Open cut

Sep. 18, 2020 7:39 PM EDT

Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson are heading home, hot-footing it out of Winged Foot after missing the cut at the U.S. Open. Defending champion Gary Woodland also will be watching this weekend when his replacement is crowned in the pandemic-delayed tournament outside of New York City. “It’s never easy...

Patrick Reed, of the United States, plays a shot off the second fairway during the second round of the US Open Golf Championship, Friday, Sept. 18, 2020, in Mamaroneck, N.Y. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)

The Latest: Woods, Mickelson miss U.S. Open cut

Sep. 18, 2020 7:37 PM EDT

MAMARONECK, N.Y. (AP) — The Latest from the U.S. Open (all times EDT): ___ 7:35 p.m. Tiger Woods will not play the weekend at the U.S. Open. Neither will Phil Mickelson, marking the second time they’ve both missed the cut in 85 majors played together. After a brutal second round at Winged Foot, the...

Tiger Woods, of the United States, walks up to the ninth tee during the second round of the US Open Golf Championship, Friday, Sept. 18, 2020, in Mamaroneck, N.Y. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)

Column: Another major mishap by Tiger Woods at US Open

Sep. 18, 2020 7:35 PM EDT

Tiger Woods has made enough double bogeys in his career to understand anything in golf is possible, especially in the U.S. Open. But two on the same hole with a pair of fluffed chips in successive rounds? That’s a stat that won’t make the cut when it comes time to review Woods’ spectacular...