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Best golf images for 2018

Best golf images for 2018

The photographic team from Getty Images have covered all the big golf events across the globe this year and here are 100 of the finest shots they captured. 4 Dec 2018
Move over Curtis, Koepka new back-to-back U.S Open Champion

Move over Curtis, Koepka new back-to-back U.S Open Champion

It has taken 29 years, but the US Open has its first back-to-back champion since Curtis Strange successfully defended the title in 1989. 18 Jun 2018
Gallery: Moments from US Open second round

Gallery: Moments from US Open second round

Dustin Johnson leads the US Open by four strokes at the halfway mark, as some of the biggest names in the game look to do something else this weekend. Here's how day two unfolded through the lens of Getty Images photographers. 16 Jun 2018
DJ seizes control at US Open as seven Aussies head home

DJ seizes control at US Open as seven Aussies head home

And then there were two. Of the nine Australians who started this 118th US Open, only Marc Leishman (143) and Aaron Baddeley (146) remain. 16 Jun 2018
Gallery: Reputations blown away at U.S Open

Gallery: Reputations blown away at U.S Open

it was a tough day at the office for the 156-man field playing the first round of the US Open at Shinnecock Hills. High winds, long rough and some controversial pin positions sent scores soaring. Here's how the Getty Images team of photographers saw the day unfold. 15 Jun 2018
Shinnecock carnage claims high profile U.S Open victims

Shinnecock carnage claims high profile U.S Open victims

Not many of the 156 golfers gathered at Shinnecock Hills for the 118th US Open will remember the opening day with much affection. 15 Jun 2018
HUGGAN: The last word from Shinnecock

HUGGAN: The last word from Shinnecock

Australian golfers make up nine of the 156-strong field gathered on a crowded Long Island for the 118th US Open at Shinnecock Hills. 14 Jun 2018
Gallery: World's best fine tune for U.S Open

Gallery: World's best fine tune for U.S Open

The world's best golfers have been putting the final touches on their preparations for the 118th US Open Championship at Shinnecock Hills. 13 Jun 2018
Confident Day ready for golf’s toughest test

Confident Day ready for golf’s toughest test

Swing coach Pete Cowen knows a thing or two about winning major championships. 13 Jun 2018
Ogilvy’s U.S Open TV audition

Ogilvy’s U.S Open TV audition

For the second year in succession, former US Open champion Geoff Ogilvy won’t be playing in the championship he won at Winged Foot back in 2006. 12 Jun 2018
GA Express #246: Koepka joins the major club

GA Express #246: Koepka joins the major club

Newly-crowned US Open champion Brooks Koepka might still be a young man, but for those who’ve followed this prodigious talent over the years, his PGA Tour success has been a long time coming. 20 Jun 2017
U.S OPEN: Best final round images

U.S OPEN: Best final round images

Brooks Koepka is the US Open Champion for 2017. Here is some of the action caught through the lens of the Getty Images team of photographers during the final round. 19 Jun 2017
U.S OPEN: Koepka powers to maiden major victory

U.S OPEN: Koepka powers to maiden major victory

With a championship record-equalling 16-under par aggregate of 272, Brooks Koepka is the new US Open champion. 19 Jun 2017
U.S OPEN: Best images from round 3

U.S OPEN: Best images from round 3

A host of players have a shot at winning their first major title after the third round of the 117th US Open Championship. Here is some of the action caught through the lens of the Getty Images photographic team. 18 Jun 2017
U.S OPEN: Major first-timers get their crack at history

U.S OPEN: Major first-timers get their crack at history

The eventual winner of the 117th U.S Open Championship remains a mystery, wrapped in a riddle, within a conundrum. 18 Jun 2017
U.S OPEN: Best images from round two

U.S OPEN: Best images from round two

A quartet of players lead the 117th US Open Championship after a dramatic second round where six of the World's Top-10 players failed to make the cut. Here is some of the action caught through the lens of the Getty Images team. 17 Jun 2017
U.S OPEN: Leishman the last Aussie standing

U.S OPEN: Leishman the last Aussie standing

And then there was one. The second day of the 117th US Open Championship will not go down as one of the most memorable for Australian golf. 17 Jun 2017
U.S OPEN: Best images from round one

U.S OPEN: Best images from round one

Rickie Fowler leads the 117th US Open Championship after an eventful opening round that saw plenty of high-profile victims of the brutal Erin Hills course. 16 Jun 2017
U.S OPEN: Fowler off to hot start as stars struggle

U.S OPEN: Fowler off to hot start as stars struggle

Funny game golf. On a day when one major champion, Danny Willett, failed to break 80 and two others, Rory McIlroy and Jason Day, struggled to stay in the 70s, Rickie Fowler’s seven-under-par 65 leads the 117th US Open at the end of day one. 16 Jun 2017
U.S OPEN: Erin Hills sets up “perfectly” for Rory

U.S OPEN: Erin Hills sets up “perfectly” for Rory

The eve of any major championship is typically one of reflection, a time to contemplate the odds and the likely contenders. This time, the 117th U.S Open is, on paper at least, a bit harder to predict than usual. 15 Jun 2017
U.S OPEN: Scott, Day primed for golf's toughest test

U.S OPEN: Scott, Day primed for golf's toughest test

Times may be relatively hard – for the second year in succession, only five Australians: Jason Day, Nick Flanagan, Marc Leishman, Wade Ormsby and Adam Scott – will be taking part in the US Open – but the prospects are good. 14 Jun 2017