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Bryson DeChambeau, of the United States, hits onto the 18th green during the final round of the US Open Golf Championship, Sunday, Sept. 20, 2020, in Mamaroneck, N.Y. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

DeChambeau carves up US Open one divot-sized slice at a time

Sep. 21, 2020 12:19 PM EDT

Golfers like to say they win when it’s their week, when a swing adjustment suddenly clicks or because they are driving the ball and putting it just a little better than everyone else. Bryson DeChambeau has a different take: He thinks every week belongs to him. Over the course of four days, DeChambeau...

Bryson DeChambeau, of the United States, reacts after sinking a putt for par on the 18th hole to win the US Open Golf Championship, Sunday, Sept. 20, 2020, in Mamaroneck, N.Y. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

Bryson DeChambeau blasts way to U.S. Open title

Sep. 20, 2020 9:14 PM EDT

MAMARONECK, N.Y. (AP) — What was supposed to be a typical U.S. Open produced a most unconventional champion. Bryson DeChambeau was not the least bit concerned by the narrow fairways or the ankle-deep rough that shape Winged Foot into historically the toughest of all U.S. Opens. With his extra 40 pounds of...

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...

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...

Matthew Wolff hits off the 18th fairway during the third round of the US Open Golf Championship, Saturday, Sept. 19, 2020, in Mamaroneck, N.Y. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

California cool, Matthew Wolff takes detour to US Open lead

Sep. 19, 2020 8:44 PM EDT

MAMARONECK, N.Y. (AP) — Matthew Wolff is playing his first U.S. Open and carving his own path. That starts with shots he gouges out of the rough. It ends with him making six birdies, the last one a towering 7-iron from the first cut of rough that landed over the steep slope on the 18th green at Winged Foot...

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...

A brief look at the third round of the U.S. Open

Sep. 19, 2020 8:03 PM EDT

MAMARONECK, N.Y. (AP) — A glance at Saturday’s third round of the U.S. Open at Winged Foot (All times EDT): LEADING: 21-year-old Matthew Wolff shot 5-under 65 to finish the third round at 5-under 205. FOLLOWING: Bryson DeChambeau shot even-par 70 to finish two shots behind Wolff. NOT MUCH COMPANY:...

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...

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)

Reed takes the lead as the real US Open gets started

Sep. 18, 2020 9:13 PM EDT

MAMARONECK, N.Y. (AP) — Every shot required full attention. Every hole was a test. Every par was valued. Patrick Reed embraced every aspect of it Friday when the U.S. Open lived up to its reputation as the toughest test in golf, and so did Winged Foot. “I love the grind,” Reed said, barely...

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...