Golf

June 17, 2018 - 6:32 pm
SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. (AP) — Brooks Koepka wins US Open for 2nd straight year, becoming 6th player to go back-to-back.
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Tommy Fleetwood of England, waves to spectators after finishing the final round of the U.S. Open Golf Championship, Sunday, June 17, 2018, in Southampton, N.Y. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)
June 17, 2018 - 5:24 pm
SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. (AP) — Somehow, tying a U.S. Open record with a final-round 63 wasn't totally satisfying for Tommy Fleetwood. "Yeah," he said with a laugh, "but I wanted 62." The Englishman nearly got it: A birdie putt from 8 feet on No. 18 broke right and skidded past the hole. Still, the 12th-...
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Tommy Fleetwood of England hits an approach shot on the eighth hole during the final round of the U.S. Open Golf Championship, Sunday, June 17, 2018, in Southampton, N.Y. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
June 17, 2018 - 3:13 pm
SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. (AP) — The Latest on Sunday's final round of the U.S. Open (all times local): 3:10 p.m. No one is taking advantage of benign conditions at Shinnecock Hills more than England's Tommy Fleetwood. Starting the day at 9 over par, Fleetwood reeled off eight birdies to move within one...
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Rickie Fowler plays his shot from the 13th tee during the final round of the U.S. Open Golf Championship, Sunday, June 17, 2018, in Southampton, N.Y. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)
June 17, 2018 - 12:43 pm
SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. (AP) — The Latest on the US Open (all times local): 12:30 p.m. The USGA pledged to ease off the severe conditions at Shinnecock Hills. Rickie Fowler responded with the low round of the U.S. Open. Fowler tapped in for birdie on the 18th hole for a 5-under 65. If nothing else, he...
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Phil Mickelson walks off the course after finishing the 18th hole during the third round of the U.S. Open Golf Championship, Saturday, June 16, 2018, in Southampton, N.Y. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)
June 17, 2018 - 11:34 am
SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. (AP) — The Latest on the US Open (all times local): 11:30 a.m. The U.S. Open won't be so tough on Sunday with the trophy at stake. After the third-round conditions prompted complaints from some of the world's best players, Open officials promised to make things easier at...
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Dustin Johnson misses a putt on the 18th green during the third round of the U.S. Open Golf Championship, Saturday, June 16, 2018, in Southampton, N.Y. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)
June 17, 2018 - 8:55 am
SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. (AP) — The water hoses were out early Sunday for the final round of the U.S. Open in its attempt to slightly soften Shinnecock Hills. USGA officials have conceded that wind and dry conditions made the third round tougher than it needed to be. Tony Finau and Daniel Berger started...
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Phil Mickelson reacts to a shot from the fescue on the fifth hole during the third round of the U.S. Open Golf Championship, Saturday, June 16, 2018, in Southampton, N.Y. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
June 16, 2018 - 10:16 pm
SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. (AP) — Phil Mickelson intentionally hit a moving putt on the 13th green Saturday, then asked the USGA to explain the ruling after hearing suggestions he should be disqualified from the U.S. Open. His bogey putt from above the hole ran by the cup and was headed down a slope when he...
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Daniel Berger talks to an official on the first green during the third round of the U.S. Open Golf Championship, Saturday, June 16, 2018, in Southampton, N.Y. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)
June 16, 2018 - 10:01 pm
SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. (AP) — Daniel Berger managed to hit a sweet spot that was even smaller than the target area on one of Shinnecock Hills' glassy greens: He played well enough to make the cut at the U.S. Open, but not so well that he teed off among the leaders after the course turned treacherous...
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Dustin Johnson hits out of the rough on the 15th hole during the third round of the U.S. Open Golf Championship, Saturday, June 16, 2018, in Southampton, N.Y. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)
June 16, 2018 - 9:54 pm
SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. (AP) — Dustin Johnson at least gets one more round to try to redeem himself in the U.S. Open. So does the USGA. The best players in the world were no match for a Shinnecock Hills course that even the USGA conceded got out of hand Saturday. Putts were rolling some 50 feet by the...
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Phil Mickelson reacts to a shot from the fescue on the fifth hole during the third round of the U.S. Open Golf Championship, Saturday, June 16, 2018, in Southampton, N.Y. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
June 16, 2018 - 9:23 pm
SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. (AP) — After intentionally hitting a moving putt on the 13th green Saturday, Phil Mickelson asked the USGA if he should withdraw from the U.S. Open. His bogey putt from above the hole ran by the cup and was headed down a slope when he trotted over and swatted it back toward the...
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