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US Open Golf 2018

US Open Golf History

United State open golf is one of the significant golf competitions on the PGA Tour of United States, and is likewise a piece of Major title which was set up in 2009. At the first run through this competition was led in 1895 on October fourth and entrusted towards the mid june of consistently. The competition is led by United States golf affiliation. This position gives a base load of focuses to the champ in spite of the quality of the field. Open Championship Cup trophy is introduced to the victor of this golf competition.

The prize reserve is considered to estimation of their capacity, when contrasted with both competitions like the PGA Tour and the European Tour. At any rate the United States Open’s status is one of the great golf controls when contrasted with other golf competitions.

In 1895 United States open golf was led at Newport Country Club in Newport, Rhode Island. Where victor of this competition is 21 years of age Englishman Horace Rawlins and he won $ 150 money rather than prize cash $335 likewise a gold award. Horace Rawlins got Open Championship Cup trophy without precedent for golf and is exhibited by USGA.

The following are list of First European golf players:

1. Retief Goosen (2004)
2. New Zealander Michael Campbell (2005)
3. Australian Geoff Ogilvy (2006)
4. Argentine Ángel Cabrera (2007)
Most of United State’s champions are from Southern Hemisphere and Northern Ireland only.

US Open Golf 2018 Facts

Tournament information
Dates June 14–17, 2018
Location Shinnecock Hills, New York
Course(s) Shinnecock Hills Golf Club
Organized by USGA
Tour(s) PGA Tour
European Tour
Japan Golf Tour
Statistics
Par 70
Length 7,440 yards (6,800 m)
Field 156 players, 67 after cut
Cut 148 (+8)
Prize fund $12,000,000
€10,244,150
Winner’s share $2,160,000
€1,843,947
Champion
Brooks Koepka
281 (+1)

Course Layout

Course layout

Hole Name Yards Par Hole Name Yards Par
1 Westward Ho 399 4 10 Eastward Ho 415 4
2 Plateau 252 3 11 Hill Head 159 3
3 Peconic 500 4 12 Tuckahoe 469 4
4 Pump House 475 4 13 Road Side 374 4
5 Montauk 589 5 14 Thom’s Elbow 519 4
6 Pond 491 4 15 Sebonac 409 4
7 Redan 189 3 16 Shinnecock 616 5
8 Lowlands 439 4 17 Eden 175 3
9 Ben Nevis 485 4 18 Home 485 4
Out 3,819 35 In 3,621 35
Total 7,440 70

Lengths of the course for previous major championships:

  • 6,996 yards (6,397 m), par 70 – 2004 U.S. Open
  • 6,944 yards (6,350 m), par 70 – 1995 U.S. Open
  • 6,912 yards (6,320 m), par 70 – 1986 U.S. Open
  • 4,423 yards (4,044 m),            – 1896 U.S. Open

2018 yardages by round

Round Hole 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 Out 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 In Total
Par 4 3 4 4 5 4 3 4 4 35 4 3 4 4 4 4 5 3 4 35 70
1 Yards 407 252 510 478 592 452 184 439 487 3,801 418 157 462 374 536 404 620 185 491 3,647 7,448
2 Yards 411 234 499 476 583 492 184 448 482 3,809 404 153 476 360 511 420 610 169 490 3,593 7,402
3 Yards 409 239 495 481 591 486 166 448 486 3,801 416 159 465 366 529 416 627 150 485 3,613 7,414
4 Yards 399 264 495 471 597 494 180 435 478 3,813 411 159 472 367 512 408 621 182 486 3,618 7,431
  • Scoring average: 74.650
    • by round: 76.474, 73.595, 75.327, 72.180
  • Most difficult holes in relation to par: 14, 3, 2, 10

US Open Golf Past Champions

Year Champion Country Venue Location Score Winner’s
Share ($)
2018 Brooks Koepka (2) United States Shinnecock Hills Golf Club Shinnecock Hills, New York 281 (+1) 2,160,000
2017 Brooks Koepka United States Erin Hills Erin, Wisconsin 272 (−16) 2,160,000
2016 Dustin Johnson United States Oakmont Country Club Oakmont, Pennsylvania 276 −4 1,800,000
2015 Jordan Spieth United States Chambers Bay University Place, Washington 275 (−5) 1,800,000
2014 Martin Kaymer Germany Pinehurst North Carolina 271(-9) 1,620,000
2013 Justin Rose England Merion’s East Course Ardmore, Pennsylvania 281(+1) 1,440,000
2012 Webb Simpson United States Olympic Club, Lake Course San Francisco, California 281(+1) 1,440,000
2011 Rory McIlroy Northern Ireland Congressional Country Club, Blue Course Bethesda, Maryland 268 (−16) 1,440,000
2010 Graeme McDowell Northern Ireland Pebble Beach Golf Links Pebble Beach, California 284 (E) 1,350,000
2009 Lucas Glover United States Bethpage State Park, Black Course Farmingdale, New York[N 1] 276 (−4) 1,350,000
2008 Tiger Woods (3) United States Torrey Pines Golf Course, South Course La Jolla, California[N 2] 283 (−1) 1,350,000
2007 Ángel Cabrera Argentina Oakmont Country Club Oakmont, Pennsylvania 285 (+5) 1,260,000
2006 Geoff Ogilvy Australia Winged Foot Golf Club, West Course Mamaroneck, New York 285 (+5) 1,225,000
2005 Michael Campbell New Zealand Pinehurst Resort, Course No. 2 Pinehurst, North Carolina 280 (E) 1,170,000
2004 Retief Goosen (2) South Africa Shinnecock Hills Golf Club Shinnecock Hills, New York 276 (−4) 1,125,000
2003 Jim Furyk United States Olympia Fields Country Club, North Course Olympia Fields, Illinois 272 (−8) 1,080,000
2002 Tiger Woods (2) United States Bethpage State Park, Black Course Farmingdale, New York[N 1] 277 (−3) 1,000,000
2001 Retief Goosen South Africa Southern Hills Country Club Tulsa, Oklahoma 276 (−4) 900,000
2000 Tiger Woods United States Pebble Beach Golf Links Pebble Beach, California 272 (−12) 800,000
1999 Payne Stewart (2) United States Pinehurst Resort, Course No. 2 Pinehurst, North Carolina 279 (−1) 625,000
1998 Lee Janzen (2) United States Olympic Club, Lake Course San Francisco, California[N 3] 280 (E) 535,000
1997 Ernie Els (2) South Africa Congressional Country Club, Blue Course Bethesda, Maryland 276 (−4) 465,000
1996 Steve Jones United States Oakland Hills Country Club, South Course Bloomfield Hills, Michigan 278 (−2) 425,000
1995 Corey Pavin United States Shinnecock Hills Golf Club Shinnecock Hills, New York 280 (E) 350,000
1994 Ernie Els South Africa Oakmont Country Club Oakmont, Pennsylvania 279 (−5) 320,000
1993 Lee Janzen United States Baltusrol Golf Club, Lower Course Springfield, New Jersey 272 (−8) 290,000
1992 Tom Kite United States Pebble Beach Golf Links Pebble Beach, California 285 (−3) 275,000
1991 Payne Stewart United States Hazeltine National Golf Club Chaska, Minnesota 282 (−6) 235,000
1990 Hale Irwin (3) United States Medinah Country Club, Course No. 3 Medinah, Illinois 280 (−8) 220,000
1989 Curtis Strange (2) United States Oak Hill Country Club, East Course Rochester, New York[N 4] 278 (−2) 200,000
1988 Curtis Strange United States The Country Club, Composite Course Brookline, Massachusetts 278 (−6) 180,000
1987 Scott Simpson United States Olympic Club, Lake Course San Francisco, California[N 3] 277 (−3) 150,000
1986 Raymond Floyd United States Shinnecock Hills Golf Club Shinnecock Hills, New York 279 (−1) 115,000
1985 Andy North (2) United States Oakland Hills Country Club, South Course Bloomfield Hills, Michigan 279 (−1) 103,000
1984 Fuzzy Zoeller United States Winged Foot Golf Club, West Course Mamaroneck, New York 276 (−4) 94,000
1983 Larry Nelson United States Oakmont Country Club Oakmont, Pennsylvania 280 (−4) 72,000
1982 Tom Watson United States Pebble Beach Golf Links Pebble Beach, California 282 (−6) 60,000
1981 David Graham Australia Merion Golf Club, East Course Ardmore, Pennsylvania 273 (−7) 55,000
1980 Jack Nicklaus (4) United States Baltusrol Golf Club, Lower Course Springfield, New Jersey 272 (−8) 55,000
1979 Hale Irwin (2) United States Inverness Club Toledo, Ohio 284 (E) 50,000
1978 Andy North United States Cherry Hills Country Club Cherry Hills Village, Colorado 285 (+1) 45,000
1977 Hubert Green United States Southern Hills Country Club Tulsa, Oklahoma 278 (−2) 45,000
1976 Jerry Pate United States Atlanta Athletic Club, Highlands Course Duluth, Georgia[N 5] 277 (−3) 42,000
1975 Lou Graham United States Medinah Country Club, Course No. 3 Medinah, Illinois 287 (+3) 40,000
1974 Hale Irwin United States Winged Foot Golf Club, West Course Mamaroneck, New York 287 (+7) 35,000
1973 Johnny Miller United States Oakmont Country Club Oakmont, Pennsylvania 279 (−5) 35,000
1972 Jack Nicklaus (3) United States Pebble Beach Golf Links Pebble Beach, California 290 (+2) 30,000
1971 Lee Trevino (2) United States Merion Golf Club, East Course Ardmore, Pennsylvania 280 (E) 30,000
1970 Tony Jacklin England Hazeltine National Golf Club Chaska, Minnesota 281 (−7) 30,000
1969 Orville Moody United States Champions Golf Club, Cypress Creek Course Houston, Texas 281 (+1) 30,000
1968 Lee Trevino United States Oak Hill Country Club, East Course Rochester, New York[N 4] 275 (−5) 30,000
1967 Jack Nicklaus (2) United States Baltusrol Golf Club, Lower Course Springfield, New Jersey 275 (−5) 30,000
1966 Billy Casper (2) United States Olympic Club, Lake Course San Francisco, California[N 3] 278 (−2) 26,500
1965 Gary Player South Africa Bellerive Country Club St. Louis, Missouri[N 6] 282 (+2) 26,000
1964 Ken Venturi United States Congressional Country Club, Blue Course Bethesda, Maryland 278 (−2) 17,500
1963 Julius Boros (2) United States The Country Club, Composite Course Brookline, Massachusetts 293 (+9) 17,500
1962 Jack Nicklaus United States Oakmont Country Club Oakmont, Pennsylvania 283 (−1) 17,500
1961 Gene Littler United States Oakland Hills Country Club, South Course Bloomfield Hills, Michigan 281 (+1) 14,000
1960 Arnold Palmer United States Cherry Hills Country Club Cherry Hills Village, Colorado 280 (−4) 14,400
1959 Billy Casper United States Winged Foot Golf Club, West Course Mamaroneck, New York 282 (+2) 12,000
1958 Tommy Bolt United States Southern Hills Country Club Tulsa, Oklahoma 283 (+3) 8,000
1957 Dick Mayer United States Inverness Club Toledo, Ohio 282 (+2) 7,200
1956 Cary Middlecoff (2) United States Oak Hill Country Club, East Course Rochester, New York[N 4] 281 (+1) 6,000
1955 Jack Fleck United States Olympic Club, Lake Course San Francisco, California[N 3] 287 (+7) 6,000
1954 Ed Furgol United States Baltusrol Golf Club, Lower Course Springfield, New Jersey 284 (+4) 6,000
1953 Ben Hogan (4) United States Oakmont Country Club Oakmont, Pennsylvania 283 (−5) 5,000
1952 Julius Boros United States Northwood Club Dallas, Texas 281 (+1) 4,000
1951 Ben Hogan (3) United States Oakland Hills Country Club, South Course Bloomfield Hills, Michigan 287 (+7) 4,000
1950 Ben Hogan (2) United States Merion Golf Club, East Course Ardmore, Pennsylvania 287 (+7) 4,000
1949 Cary Middlecoff United States Medinah Country Club, Course No. 3 Medinah, Illinois 286 (+2) 2,000
1948 Ben Hogan United States Riviera Country Club Pacific Palisades, California[N 7] 276 (−8) 2,000
1947 Lew Worsham United States St. Louis Country Club Ladue, Missouri 282 (−2) 2,000
1946 Lloyd Mangrum United States Canterbury Golf Club Beachwood, Ohio 284 (−4) 1,500
1942–1945: Cancelled due to World War II
1941 Craig Wood United States Colonial Country Club Fort Worth, Texas 284 (E) 1,000
1940 Lawson Little United States Canterbury Golf Club Beachwood, Ohio 287 (−1) 1,000
1939 Byron Nelson United States Philadelphia Country Club, Spring Mill Course Gladwyne, Pennsylvania 284 (−4) 1,000
1938 Ralph Guldahl (2) United States Cherry Hills Country Club Cherry Hills Village, Colorado 284 (E) 1,000
1937 Ralph Guldahl United States Oakland Hills Country Club, South Course Bloomfield Hills, Michigan 281 (+1) 1,000
1936 Tony Manero United States Baltusrol Golf Club, Upper Course Springfield, New Jersey 282 (−2) 1,000
1935 Sam Parks, Jr. United States Oakmont Country Club Oakmont, Pennsylvania 299 (+15) 1,000
1934 Olin Dutra United States Merion Golf Club, East Course Ardmore, Pennsylvania 293 (+9) 1,000
1933 Johnny Goodman (a) United States North Shore Country Club Glenview, Illinois 287 (−1) 0
1932 Gene Sarazen (2) United States Fresh Meadow Country Club Queens, New York 286 (+2) 1,000
1931 Billy Burke United States Inverness Club Toledo, Ohio 292 (+4) 1,000
1930 Bobby Jones (a) (4) United States Interlachen Country Club Edina, Minnesota 287 (−1) 0
1929 Bobby Jones (a) (3) United States Winged Foot Golf Club, West Course Mamaroneck, New York 294 0
1928 Johnny Farrell United States Olympia Fields Country Club, North Course Olympia Fields, Illinois 294 500
1927 Tommy Armour United States Oakmont Country Club Oakmont, Pennsylvania 301 500
1926 Bobby Jones (a) (2) United States Scioto Country Club Columbus, Ohio 293 0
1925 Willie Macfarlane Scotland Worcester Country Club Worcester, Massachusetts 291 500
1924 Cyril Walker England Oakland Hills Country Club, South Course Bloomfield Hills, Michigan 297 500
1923 Bobby Jones (a) United States Inwood Country Club Inwood, New York 296 0
1922 Gene Sarazen United States Skokie Country Club Glencoe, Illinois 288 500
1921 Jim Barnes England Columbia Country Club Chevy Chase, Maryland 289 500
1920 Ted Ray Jersey Inverness Club Toledo, Ohio 295 500
1919 Walter Hagen (2) United States Brae Burn Country Club, Main Course West Newton, Massachusetts 301 500
1917–1918: Cancelled due to World War I
1916 Chick Evans (a) United States The Minikahda Club Minneapolis, Minnesota 286 0
1915 Jerome Travers (a) United States Baltusrol Golf Club, Revised Course Springfield, New Jersey 297 0
1914 Walter Hagen United States Midlothian Country Club Midlothian, Illinois 290 300
1913 Francis Ouimet (a) United States The Country Club Brookline, Massachusetts 304 0
1912 John McDermott (2) United States Country Club of Buffalo Buffalo, New York 294 300
1911 John McDermott United States Chicago Golf Club Wheaton, Illinois 307 300
1910 Alex Smith (2) Scotland Philadelphia Cricket Club, St. Martin’s Course Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 298 300
1909 George Sargent England Englewood Golf Club Englewood, New Jersey 290 300
1908 Fred McLeod Scotland Myopia Hunt Club South Hamilton, Massachusetts 322 300
1907 Alec Ross Scotland Philadelphia Cricket Club, St. Martin’s Course Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 302 300
1906 Alex Smith Scotland Onwentsia Club Lake Forest, Illinois 295 300
1905 Willie Anderson (4) Scotland Myopia Hunt Club South Hamilton, Massachusetts 314 200
1904 Willie Anderson (3) Scotland Glen View Club Golf, Illinois 303 200
1903 Willie Anderson (2) Scotland Baltusrol Golf Club, Original Course Springfield, New Jersey 307 200
1902 Laurie Auchterlonie Scotland Garden City Golf Club Garden City, New York 307 200
1901 Willie Anderson Scotland Myopia Hunt Club South Hamilton, Massachusetts 331 200
1900 Harry Vardon Jersey Chicago Golf Club Wheaton, Illinois 313 200
1899 Willie Smith Scotland Baltimore Country Club, Roland Park Course Lutherville-Timonium, Maryland 315 150
1898 Fred Herd Scotland Myopia Hunt Club South Hamilton, Massachusetts 328 150
1897 Joe Lloyd England Chicago Golf Club Wheaton, Illinois 162 150
1896 James Foulis Scotland Shinnecock Hills Golf Club Shinnecock Hills, New York 152 150
1895 Horace Rawlins England Newport Country Club Newport, Rhode Island 173 150

U.S Open Golf Multiple Champions

Country Golfer Total Years
SCO Willie Anderson 4 1901, 1903, 1904, 1905
USA Bobby Jones 4 1923, 1926, 1929, 1930
USA Ben Hogan 4 1948, 1950, 1951, 1953
USA Jack Nicklaus 4 1962, 1967, 1972, 1980
USA Hale Irwin 3 1974, 1979, 1990
USA Tiger Woods 3 2000, 2002, 2008
SCO Alex Smith 2 1906, 1910
USA John McDermott 2 1911, 1912
USA Walter Hagen 2 1914, 1919
USA Gene Sarazen 2 1922, 1932
USA Ralph Guldahl 2 1937, 1938
USA Cary Middlecoff 2 1949, 1956
USA Julius Boros 2 1952, 1963
USA Billy Casper 2 1959, 1966
USA Lee Trevino 2 1968, 1971
USA Andy North 2 1978, 1985
USA Curtis Strange 2 1988, 1989
RSA Ernie Els 2 1994, 1997
USA Lee Janzen 2 1993, 1998
USA Payne Stewart 2 1991, 1999
RSA Retief Goosen 2 2001, 2004

U.S Open Golf Champions by Nationality

Rank Nation Wins Winners
1 United States 82 57
2 Scotland 13 9
3 England 7 7
4 South Africa 5 3
T5 Jersey 2 2
Australia 2 2
Northern Ireland 2 2
T8 New Zealand 1 1
Argentina 1 1
Germany 1 1

U.S Open Golf Future Sites

Year Edition Course City State Dates Times Hosted
2012 112th The Olympic Club, Lake Course San Francisco California June 14–17 1955, 1966, 1987, 1998
2013 113th Merion Golf Club, East Course Ardmore Pennsylvania June 13–16 1934, 1950, 1971, 1981
2014 114th Pinehurst Resort, Course #2 Pinehurst North Carolina June 12–15 1999, 2005
2015 115th Chambers Bay University Place Washington June 18–21 Never
2016 116th Oakmont Country Club Oakmont Pennsylvania June 16–19 1927, 1935, 1953, 1962, 1973, 1983, 1994, 2007
2017 117th Erin Hills Erin Wisconsin June 15–18 Never
2018 118th Shinnecock Hills Golf Club Shinnecock Hills New York June 14–17 1896, 1986, 1995, 2004
2019 119th Pebble Beach Golf Links Pebble Beach California June 13–16 1972, 1982, 1992, 2000, 2010

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