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2017 US Open champ Koepka leads at turn

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SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. (AP) The Latest on Sunday's final round of the U.S. Open (all times local):

4:25 p.m.

Nine holes to go at the U.S. Open and defending champion Brooks Koepka has a one-stroke lead.


Fleetwood ties US Open record with 63

SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. (AP) Somehow, tying a U.S. Open record with a final-round 63 wasn't totally satisfying for Tommy Fleetwood.

"Yeah," he said with a laugh, "but I wanted 62." Read More...

Amid criticism, USGA softens Shinnecock

SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. (AP) The water hoses were out early Sunday for the final round of the U.S. Open in its attempt to slightly soften Shinnecock Hills.

USGA officials have conceded that wind and dry conditions made the third round tougher than it needed to be. Tony Finau and Daniel Berger started the weekend 11 shots out of the lead. They go into the final day tied for the lead with Dustin Johnson and defending champion Brooks Koepka. Read More...

Fowler closes with first 65 of US Open

SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. (AP) The Latest on the US Open (all times local):

12:30 p.m.

Mickelson calls USGA after penalty

SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. (AP) Phil Mickelson intentionally hit a moving putt on the 13th green Saturday, then asked the USGA to explain the ruling after hearing suggestions he should be disqualified from the U.S. Open.

His bogey putt from above the hole ran by the cup and was headed down a slope when he trotted over and swatted it back toward the hole with the ball still in motion. He was assessed a two-stroke penalty, scored a 10 on the hole - the highest number anyone has managed in this tournament - and wound up shooting 81. Read More...

USGA sorry for unfair 3rd round course

SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. (AP) Shinnecock Hills is one of the toughest challenges in golf. The last thing it needs is being turned into an unfair layout.

Yet the USGA admitted the course got out of hand Saturday in the third round of the U.S. Open, and apologized for it. Read More...

Ryu wins Meijer LPGA Classic

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) So Yeon Ryu won the Meijer LPGA Classic on Sunday for her first victory of the season and sixth overall, closing with a 5-under 67 for a two-stroke margin.

The 29-year-old South Korean player birdied the par-5 16th and par-4 17th and parred the par-4 18th to finish at 21-under 267 at Blythefield Country Club. Read More...

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