Pebble Beach

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Gary Woodland celebrates after winning the US Open at Pebble Beach, California. Photograph: Matt York/AP

Sitting in a quiet corner of an airport lounge in San Francisco as the US Open hurtled towards its conclusion, Pete Cowen realised that he could not l(...)

 Brooks Koepka plays a shot from the 18th tee during a practice round prior to the 2019 US Open at Pebble Beach Golf Links, California.   Photo by Andrew Redington/Getty Images

Rory McIlroy’s four Major triumphs between 2011 and 2014 hinted at separation from the rest of the world’s leading contenders. After Jordan Spieth cla(...)

Jordan Spieth: “I think big picture you still had the right champions every single time. And that’s what you want to do in Majors, you want to separate who is playing the best from who’s not.”  Photograph: Etienne Laurent/EPA

Time will tell whether Jordan Spieth’s defence of the United States Golf Association proves a rarity this week at Pebble Beach. The support offered by(...)

Justin Thomas has paid tribute to the way Brooks Koepka closed out victory in the US Open. Photograph: Chung Sung-Jun/Getty

Justin Thomas did not really want to say it, but admits he will channel his “inner Brooks Koepka” as he aims to emulate his compatriot’s amazing recen(...)

Rory McIlroy wearing a Toronto Raptors vest after winning the Canadian Open in Hamilton, Ontario. Photograph: Michael Reaves/Getty Images

In Rory McIlroy’s case, hot form rather than the hit-and-miss nature of his previous US Open appearances – five missed cuts, including the last three (...)