Matt Kuchar blasts out of a bunker on the 18th hole on day three of the U.S. Open in Pebble Beach, California
Matt Kuchar blasts out of a bunker on the 18th hole on the day three of the U.S. Open in Pebble Beach, California on June 19, 2010. UPI/Mohammad Kheirkhah
Justin Rose won his first major tournament title, taking the U.S. Open by two strokes and moving to No. 3 in the men's world golf rankings.
Tiger Woods occupies the No. 1 ranking in the world men's golf rankings going into this week's U.S. Open, the second major tournament of the year.
Matt Kuchar jumped to No. 4 in the men's world golf rankings after winning the Memorial Tournament.
Third-round leader Matt Kuchar completed a strong performance at the Memorial Tournament Sunday, logging a 4-under-par 68 for a two-shot victory.
Matt Kuchar carded a 2-under 70 Saturday to take a two-shot lead after three rounds of the Memorial Tournament in Ohio.
Bill Haas turned in the low round of the day with a 67 Friday and owned a three-shot lead when second-round play was suspended at The Memorial Tournament.
Former Masters champion Charl Schwartzel overcame a late double bogey Thursday to fire a 7-under 65 that put him in front at The Memorial Tournament.
Boo Weekley and Matteo Manassero posted tournament wins in Texas and England, respectively, and make impressive climbs in Monday's men's world golf rankings.
Boo Weekley got hot around the turn Sunday, using a final-round surge to claim the Crowne Plaza Invitational at Colonial with a 4-under-par 66.
Matt Kuchar carded a 1-under-par 69 Saturday to retain the lead after three rounds of the Crowne Plaza Invitational at Colonial.