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Tommy Fleetwood says US Open near miss ‘proof I can get up there’ at majors

• Sunday’s 63 equalled US Open record and sealed second place• ‘I think I can compete in any company. I’d like to do it more’There seems no question of Tommy Fleetwood fretting over what might have been. Not only is that useful for his state of mind, i…

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Brooks Koepka makes history in holding off Fleetwood to retain US Open title

• Floridian becomes third man since the war to win back to back• Fleetwood shoots a record-equalling 63 and loses by a shotThe only problem with Tommy Fleetwood’s making of history was Brooks Koepka’s eagerness to do likewise. On a Long Island Sunday w…

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Phil Mickelson’s mad moment suggests the US Open has him beaten

That the USGA is acutely aware of Mickelson’s lauded status in the eyes of the public is highly significant in context of the tawdry events at Shinnecock HillsPerhaps New York golf fans are not a particularly valid barometer. A day after players – most…

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Dustin Johnson leads US Open but Rose, Poulter and Fleetwood stay in touch

• American world No1 holds five-shot lead over Englishmen• Tiger Woods and Rory McIlroy fail to make the cutIn what is not typically a tribal environment the United States Golf Association may well place full support behind Dustin Johnson. As debate on…

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Rory McIlroy, Mickelson and Spieth suffer on brutal first day at US Open

• McIlroy’s 80 at Shinnecock Hills equals his worst major round • Ian Poulter produces a one-under 69, Justin Rose a 71How abruptly the fun can stop. Rory McIlroy’s US Open buildup had included a series of Long Island golf outings in the company of fri…

Permanent link to this article: https://www.theguardian.com/sport/2018/jun/14/rory-mcilroy-jordan-spieth-us-open-poulter-rose

Rory McIlroy unfazed by Tiger Woods-led American challenge at US Open

• Woods’ revival will inspire compatriots says world No 6• McIlroy suited to course and says ‘I feel good about my game’As Tiger Woods continues his resurgence he has been credited with assisting his country’s own golf upswing. The US Open gets un…

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Tiger Woods happy to be back at US Open but wary of missing his tee time

• American says traffic on Long Island could be a problem • Three-time winner says taking part is a bonusThe US Open’s attachment to controversy continues not only apace but in various forms. This, the 118th staging of the major, has included its most …

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