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.
Justin Rose parred the final two holes and held off a late challenge from Phil Mickelson Sunday, claiming the U.S. Open with a round of even-par 70.
UPI Almanac for Sunday, June 16, 2013.
Phil Mickelson carded an even-par 70 Saturday, holding onto a one-shot lead as the only player to end under par after three rounds of the U.S. Open.
Phil Mickelson holed a 20-foot birdie putt on the final green Friday to share the lead with Billy Horschel in the suspended second round of the U.S. Open.
Luke Donald made three straight birdies just before sunset Thursday and had a one-shot lead when play was halted in the first round of the U.S. Open.
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.
Harris English rallied late to log his first career PGA Tour win Sunday, carding two late birdies to triumph at the FedEx St. Jude Classic.
Shawn Stefani grabbed the lead of the FedEx St. Jude Classic with a 4-under-par 66 Saturday, shaking off a quadruple bogey on the 11th.
Harris English holed a 181-yard shot for an eagle Friday, an unlikely achievement that propelled him into the lead midway through the FedEx St. Jude Classic.