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US Open: Thomas leads as Mickelson stumbles

US Open: Thomas leads as Mickelson stumbles

World No.3 Justin Thomas fired his lowest opening score in a major and holds a one-shot lead after the first round of the US Open, while Phil Mickelson and Tiger Woods were among a slew of big-name players well off the pace. 18 Sep 2020
US Open: Tiger rues missed opportunities

US Open: Tiger rues missed opportunities

Former World No.1 Tiger Woods was left to rue a frustrating finish to his opening round at the US Open as he failed to take advantage of perfect conditions at the notoriously tough Winged Foot course. 18 Sep 2020
US Open: Aussies struggle on day one

US Open: Aussies struggle on day one

Adam Scott still believes despite Australia's nine-strong contingent making a rough start to the US Open in New York. 18 Sep 2020
Michel’s Major Leap

Michel’s Major Leap

Lukas Michel will make his long-awaited major debut at Winged Foot Golf Club this week, courtesy of his historic victory at the US Mid-Amateur last September. 17 Sep 2020
Marc Leishman: On A Wing & A Prayer

Marc Leishman: On A Wing & A Prayer

Marc Leishman heads to the 120th US Open Championship at New York’s Winged Foot Golf Club with few expectations but a fierce determination to have a red-hot crack at the title. 17 Sep 2020
Hend: Euro bubble ideal US Open prep

Hend: Euro bubble ideal US Open prep

Queenslander Scott Hend says the mental challenges of spending five weeks inside the European Tour's biosecure bubble recently have prepared him for the savagery of a US Open at Winged Foot. 17 Sep 2020
Herbert, Luck ready to step up at US Open

Herbert, Luck ready to step up at US Open

Promising Australian prospects Lucas Herbert and Curtis Luck are blooming on some of golf's biggest Tours but the pair are hoping to step up to the majors stage at the US Open. 17 Sep 2020
Patient Day ready for second major win

Patient Day ready for second major win

Jason Day believes patience will be key if he is to win an elusive second major title at this week's US Open, as New York's Winged Foot will test every bit of his resolve. 16 Sep 2020
Exclusive interview: Scott Hend unplugged

Exclusive interview: Scott Hend unplugged

There are few professional golfers who are as well travelled in their career as Scott Hend. The three-time European Tour winner from Queensland has seen plenty during his more than 20 years in the play-for-pay ranks and, typically, he doesn’t hold back on a wide range of topics. 16 Sep 2020
“Jack is Back” – 40 years on from Nicklaus’ greatest comeback

“Jack is Back” – 40 years on from Nicklaus’ greatest comeback

It’s commonplace and often a little frustrating that we have a tendency to assign the moniker of ‘legend’ or ‘great’ far too casually these days. 16 Sep 2020
Ogilvy backs Aussies to contend at US Open

Ogilvy backs Aussies to contend at US Open

There is an urban legend involving Adam Scott, Geoff Ogilvy and Ernie Els' private plane that has grown since the 2006 US Open at Winged Foot. 16 Sep 2020
So-called expert golf tips for this week

So-called expert golf tips for this week

The second men’s major of 2020 is upon us, as the best players in the game head to Winged Foot for the US Open. Meanwhile, Hannah Green defends in Portland and Europe’s best are in Portugal. But who do our tipsters fancy? 15 Sep 2020
Ogilvy exclusive: How 30 mad minutes changed my life

Ogilvy exclusive: How 30 mad minutes changed my life

For me, of course, it was literally a life-changing event, one I still regularly get asked about today, 14 years on from the day I won the US Open. 15 Sep 2020
Amateur Michel eyes major debut at Winged Foot

Amateur Michel eyes major debut at Winged Foot

Australian amateur Lukas Michel hopes rolling his sleeves up and digging trenches on golf courses in Detroit has toughened him up for a US Open debut at New York's notoriously brutal Winged Foot course. 15 Sep 2020
The Preview: US Open

The Preview: US Open

The second men’s major of 2020 arrives at famed Winged Foot in New York this week. Here is all you need to know about the 120th US Open, including the nine Aussies vying for major glory. 15 Sep 2020
Struggling Leishman ready for US Open test

Struggling Leishman ready for US Open test

Marc Leishman's on-course struggles continue but the Australian star refuses to get down on himself as he readies for the US Open at New York's brutal Winged Foot course. 15 Sep 2020
US Open: Horsfield withdraws after positive COVID test

US Open: Horsfield withdraws after positive COVID test

Sam Horsfield, who has played in 14 USGA championships, including three US Opens, has withdrawn from the 120th US Open Championship following a positive COVID-19 test. 15 Sep 2020
Scheffler tests positive for COVID-19, withdraws from US Open

Scheffler tests positive for COVID-19, withdraws from US Open

Scottie Scheffler, the 2013 US Junior Amateur champion and a member of the victorious 2017 USA Walker Cup team, has withdrawn from the 120th US Open Championship. 14 Sep 2020
USGA announces plans for base and five US Opens at Pinehurst

USGA announces plans for base and five US Opens at Pinehurst

In an effort to expand its impact in golf and extend its mission to champion and advance the game, the USGA will establish “Golf House Pinehurst” in North Carolina, to include a new equipment-testing facility, innovation hub, museum/visitor centre and offices by 2023, and host five U.S. Open Championships in the golf-rich state by 2047. 10 Sep 2020
Koepka pulls out of US Open

Koepka pulls out of US Open

Two-time US Open winner Brooks Koepka has withdrawn from next week's tournament at Winged Foot due to knee injury. 10 Sep 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