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The 2013 U.S. Open was supposed to be a story about how today's players - using today's equipment - can overpower the classic venues of old.
Merion is an American classic, the ultimate target course shoe-horned into 110 acres in a residential area just 8 miles from downtown Philadelphia, with a wonderful tradition and a list of champions that includes Bobby Jones, Ben Hogan, Lee Trevino and, now, Justin Rose.
May 12, 2013; Ponte Vedra Beach, FL, USA; Tiger Woods hits his tee shot safely onto the 17th green during The Players Championship at TPC Sawgrass - Stadium Course.
Spending several days this week in Northern Ireland for the global G8 Summit, President Barack Obama took time during one of his scheduled appearances to discuss an interest shared by many in the country: golf.
Tiger Woods needs to go back to the drawing board after posting a disappointing final score of 13 over par at the 2013 U.S. Open.
In a four-year span, Justin Rose has conquered two of the hardest courses in the Philadelphia area.
Invariably, the answer is this: Because people still care about him. Like it or not, Woods will remain in the spotlight until people just stop caring.
Leishman, who earned his first title on the PGA Tour, finished the tournament at 14-under-par 266.
I don't know about you, but I was all set to ring the Liberty Bell, wave the flag that Betsy Ross made and build a statue beside Rocky Balboa's.
Either things are going extremely well between Tiger Woods , and his Olympian girlfriend, Lindsey Vonn , or someone's doing a bit of premature wishful thinking! Lindsey told the New York Times that the couple talk golf after Tiger does his rounds, but she's more of an interested ear, than an active participant in the conversations, saying: "a ... (more)
ARDMORE, Pa. - This isn't the kind of record Tiger Woods had in mind at the U.S. Open.
It is 1-~-18 in the city; 1, 13-18/2-12 in the suburbs. The main difference I noticed was that there is no John Chaney and no pinochle in the Merion clubhouse.
McIlroy was miserable at Merion and he took out his frustrations on his club on No.
Tiger Woods hits down the second hole during the fourth round of the U.S. Open golf tournament at Merion Golf Club, Sunday, June 16, 2013, in Ardmore, Pa.
In 1971 at Merion, Simons was Kim. He was a collegian, at Wake Forest, and he came to the U.S. Open with happy feet.
Philadelphia-area golf fans haven't completely let Sergio Garcia off the hook for an ongoing spat with Tiger Woods that the Spaniard stoked with some racially insensitive remarks.