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USGA announces players for Walker Cup practice session

USGA announces players for Walker Cup practice session

The United States Golf Association’s International Team Selection Committee today announced the 16 players who will attend a practice session on December 16-18 for the 2021 Walker Cup Match. 25 Nov 2020
Twenty amateurs added to US Women’s Open

Twenty amateurs added to US Women’s Open

The United States Golf Association (USGA) today announced that 20 additional amateurs have earned entry into the 75th US Women’s Open Championship, which will be hosted by Champions Golf Club, in Houston, Texas, from December 10-13, 2020. 13 Nov 2020
Five players added to U.S Women’s Open field

Five players added to U.S Women’s Open field

The United States Golf Association (USGA) today announced that five additional players have earned entry into the 75th US Women’s Open Championship, which will be hosted by Champions Golf Club in Houston, Texas, on December 10-13, 2020. 10 Nov 2020
USGA finalises field for US Open

USGA finalises field for US Open

The United States Golf Association (USGA) today announced that five additional players have earned exemptions into the 120th US Open Championship, which will be contested at Winged Foot Golf Club (West Course), in Mamaroneck, N.Y., on Sept. 17-20, 2020. 9 Sep 2020
Strafaci adds to family legacy with US Amateur Victory

Strafaci adds to family legacy with US Amateur Victory

Eighty-five years after Frank Strafaci Sr. won the 1935 US Amateur Public Links, his grandson, Tyler Strafaci, 22, of Davie, Fla., captured the US Amateur Championship in dramatic fashion at Bandon Dunes Golf Resort. 17 Aug 2020
Ruffels runner-up at US Women's Amateur

Ruffels runner-up at US Women's Amateur

Australia's Gabi Ruffels has lost the US Women's Amateur Championship in cruel fashion with a lipped-out putt during a sudden-death playoff at Woodmont Country Club in Maryland. 10 Aug 2020
US Open to be played without crowds

US Open to be played without crowds

The US Open will be played without spectators in attendance at Winged Foot in September, tournament organisers have confirmed. 30 Jul 2020
Stu Francis nominated as 66th USGA president

Stu Francis nominated as 66th USGA president

J. Stuart Francis, of Hillsborough, California, has been nominated to serve as the 66th president of the United States Golf Association (USGA). 5 Dec 2019
Ogilvy: A special Open invitation

Ogilvy: A special Open invitation

It’s been 13 years now since I won the US Open, but the benefits from what is the highlight of my career so far keep on coming. 10 Oct 2019
PGA Tour targets non-conforming drivers

PGA Tour targets non-conforming drivers

Several players were deemed to be using non-conforming drivers at last week's Safeway Open in California as the new PGA Tour testing procedure swung into full gear, Reuters has learned. 30 Sep 2019
USGA changes US Open policy for US Amateur winners

USGA changes US Open policy for US Amateur winners

The USGA announced Monday that moving forward, the reigning US Amateur and US Women’s Amateur champions will be afforded the opportunity to utilize their exemptions in the following year’s US Open and US Women’s Open as an amateur or professional. 6 Aug 2019
Record US Women's Open purse not half men's

Record US Women's Open purse not half men's

World No.2 Minjee Lee and six other Australians will be playing for a US$1 million winner's cheque at this week's US Women's Open – a first, even if prize money continues to lag well behind the riches on offer in the men's game. 29 May 2019