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The Defining Shots of the Major Champions

Last Updated on Saturday, 28 December 2013 02:23 Saturday, 28 December 2013 02:05

Adam Scott

Canadian Press

Doug Ferguson (AP)

The putt that Adam Scott thinks about most wasn't the one that won him the Masters. The best shot Justin Rose hit at the U.S. Open didn't even stay on the green.

The majors were filled with great shots, even if they didn't produce the obvious outcome.

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Fox Sports Gets US Open In 12-Year Deal

Last Updated on Friday, 18 October 2013 22:58 Friday, 18 October 2013 22:52

Fox Sports

Canadian Press

Doug Ferguson

PITTSFORD, New York (AP) — Fox Sports is in as the next broadcast partner for the U.S. Open starting in 2015. Johnny Miller appears to be out.

In a surprising announcement, the U.S. Golf Association said it has signed a 12-year multimedia deal with Fox network and Fox Sports 1 to be the domestic broadcast partner for the U.S. Open and other USGA championships.

Though financial terms weren't disclosed, a person with knowledge of the negotiations said the Fox bid was in the neighborhood of $100 million a year, more than double the previous contract. The person wasn't authorized to release details and spoke on condition of anonymity.

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No Stopping Inbee Park At U.S. Women's Open

Last Updated on Monday, 01 July 2013 04:29 Monday, 01 July 2013 03:28

Inbee Park wins US Women's Open

Canadian Press

Rachel Cohen (AP)

SOUTHAMPTON, New York -- Inbee Park understood the meaning of winning the U.S. Women's Open much better the second time around.

She appreciated, too, the magnitude of this particular accomplishment.

On Sunday, Park became the first player in the modern era to win the first three majors of the year.

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Merion, The Little Course That Could, Did

Tuesday, 18 June 2013 03:42

Justin Rose

Canadian Press

Jim Litke (AP)

ARDMORE, Pennsylvania -- Merion Golf Club did more than just hold its own.

Called too short, too cramped and too much of a pushover when the U.S. Open teed off, it nearly stole the show by the end.

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From The Fairway: Best Images From The US Open

Last Updated on Monday, 17 June 2013 02:35 Monday, 17 June 2013 02:22

Justin Rose

Canadian Press

Justin Rose ends a 43-year English drought by winning the U.S. Open. Phil Mickelson celebrates his birthday with a second-place finish. Shawn Stefani hits a hole-in-one on the 17th hole. These are just a few of the highlights from this year's tournament at the Merion Golf Club.

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