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News & Tours

Why we might be in store for the first hole-in-one on a par 4 in U.S. Open history

Some players are using driver. Most are using 3-wood. Almost all are making at least a birdie. Related: The winners & losers through three rounds at Chambers Bay The drivable par-4 12th hole at Chambers...
Sunday, 6/21/2015 at 5:31PM
U.S. Open

Crisis Averted: Chambers Bay 18th Hole To Play Way It Was Meant To Be Played

UNIVERSITY PLACE, Wash. — The 18th hole at Chambers Bay was going to be played as a par-4 until stronger-than-expected north winds forced the USGA to stick with the hole as a three-shotter. The 18th hole...
Sunday, 6/21/2015 at 1:40PM
U.S. Open

Chambers Bay won't be any easier on Sunday

UNIVERSITY PLACE, Wash.--Can we get those fire hoses over to Chambers Bay? As a warehouse blaze sent black smoke ominously above 2015’s U.S. Open venue, the already-parched course turned nasty. Another pre-dawn irrigation overload will...
Saturday, 6/20/2015 at 11:14PM
Missing Links

In defense of Chambers Bay: ‘Nobody will look back on US Open and demand an asterisk beside winner’s name’

Stories of interest you might have missed... “Diego Maradona and PelĂ© weren’t prevented from being the finest football players in the world by the occasional poor pitch,” Ewan Murray of the Guardian writes in defense...
Saturday, 6/20/2015 at 9:34AM

ICYMI: Here's how Fox launched its coverage of the U.S. Open

All great things have a beginning, the USGA noted in a Tweet about Fox Sports’ first U.S. Open, and it began with a video called, “The Beginning of Something Big.” It features a gamut of...
Friday, 6/19/2015 at 9:51AM
U.S. Open

Are Chambers Bay's greens better than they look? Depends on who you ask

UNIVERSITY PLACE, Wash. — The admittedly wretched-looking Chambers Bay greens roll better than they look. But that was not enough for several players to call them out. Sergio Garcia took to Twitter following his opening-round...
Thursday, 6/18/2015 at 8:57PM
U.S. Open

Reactions came in hot as Phil Mickelson led (very) early at Chambers Bay

It was very, very, very early at the U.S. Open. But one of the biggest storylines of the week -- once again -- is Phil Mickelson going for the career Grand Slam at a course...
Thursday, 6/18/2015 at 11:42AM
U.S. Open

Here's what we're willing to wager that an amateur makes the cut at Chambers Bay

Having not been given formal approval from my wife, I cannot officially wager my house on the following statement. I do, however, have slightly more authority over my daughter's doll house, so I will...
Wednesday, 6/17/2015 at 12:52PM
News & Tours

Graham DeLaet disses USGA executive director Mike Davis on Twitter

We expected to hear golfers in the field at the U.S. Open complaining about Chambers Bay this week. But what about from guys not playing? And before the tournament even starts? Related: 11 people with...
Wednesday, 6/17/2015 at 11:23AM
U.S. Open

This video of U.S. Open competitor dribbling his golf ball down the fairway illustrates how firm Chambers Bay will play

We knew Chambers Bay would play very firm and fast this week. U.S. Opens always do. And the USGA always stresses it. But this video from one of the top amateurs in the U.S. Open,...
Tuesday, 6/16/2015 at 9:19PM
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