US Open Golf 2016

United State open golf is one of the major golf tournaments on the PGA Tour of United States, and is also a part of Major championship which was established in 2009. At the first time this tournament was conducted in 1895 on October 4th and consigned towards the mid june of every year. The tournament is conducted by United States golf association. This position gives a minimum stock of points to the winner despite of the strength of the field. Open Championship Cup trophy is presented to the winner of this golf tournament.

The prize fund is considered to estimation of their ability, when compared to both tournaments like the PGA Tour and the European Tour. Anyway the United States Open's status is one of the classic golf powers as compared to other golf tournaments.

US Open Golf

In 1895 United States open golf was conducted at Newport Country Club in Newport, Rhode Island. Where winner of this tournament is 21 years old Englishman Horace Rawlins and he won $ 150 cash instead of prize money $335 also a gold medal. Horace Rawlins got Open Championship Cup trophy for the first time in golf and is presented by USGA.

The following are list of First European golf players:

1. Retief Goosen (2004)
2. New Zealander Michael Campbell (2005)
3. Australian Geoff Ogilvy (2006)
4. Argentine Ángel Cabrera (2007)
Most of United State’s champions are from Southern Hemisphere and Northern Ireland only.

US Open Golf 2016 History

Dates : June 16–19, 2016

Location : Oakmont, Pennsylvania

Course : Oakmont Country Club

Tour : PGA Tour
European Tour
Japan Golf Tour

Par : 70

Field : 156 players

Length : 7,530 yards (6,890 m)

Course Layout

Oakmont Country Club
Tee Rating/Slope 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 Out 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 In Total
Green 77.5 / 147 482 340 428 609 382 194 479 288 477 3679 462 379 667 183 358 499 231 313 484 3576 7255
U.S. Open -- / -- 482 341 428 609 382 194 479 288 477 3680 435 379 667 183 358 500 231 313 484 3550 7230
Par U.S. Open 4 4 4 5 4 3 4 3 4 35 4 4 5 3 4 4 3 4 4 35 70

Tournament Facts

Location : United States, Ardmore, Pennsylvania

Established : 1895

Course : Merion Golf Club, East Course

Par : 70

Yardage : 6,996yards

Tour : PGA Tour
PGA European Tour
Japan Golf Tour

Format : Stroke play

Purse : $8,000,000

Month played : June

2016 Leaderboard

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2015 Leader Board

    Round        
Pos Name 1 2 3 4 Today Thru Total Strokes
1 Jordan Spieth 68 67 71 69 -1 F -5 275
T2 Louis Oosthuizen 77 66 66 67 -3 F -4 276
T2 Dustin Johnson 65 71 70 70 E F -4 276
T4 Adam Scott 70 71 72 64 -6 F -3 277
T4 Cameron Smith 70 70 69 68 -2 F -3 277
T4 Branden Grace 69 67 70 71 1 F -3 277
7 Charl Schwartzel 73 70 69 66 -4 F -2 278
8 Brandt Snedeker 69 72 70 68 -2 F -1 279
T9 Rory McIlroy 72 72 70 66 -4 F E 280
T9 Shane Lowry 69 70 70 71 1 F E 280
T9 Jason Day 68 70 68 74 4 F E 280
T12 Kevin Kisner 71 68 73 69 -1 F 1 281
T12 Matt Kuchar 67 73 72 69 -1 F 1 281
T14 John Senden 72 72 70 68 -2 F 2 282
T14 Patrick Reed 66 69 76 71 1 F 2 282
T14 Tony Finau 69 68 74 71 1 F 2 282
T14 Andres Romero 71 69 71 71 1 F 2 282
T18 Geoff Ogilvy 69 72 75 67 -3 F 3 283
T18 Sergio Garcia 70 75 70 68 -2 F 3 283
T18 Brooks Koepka 72 72 70 69 -1 F 3 283
T18 Jason Dufner 68 72 73 70 E F 3 283
T18 Jamie Lovemark 70 68 75 70 E F 3 283
T18 Hideki Matsuyama 70 71 72 70 E F 3 283
T18 Charlie Beljan 69 75 69 70 E F 3 283
T25 Thomas Aiken 74 71 73 66 -4 F 4 284
T25 Billy Horschel 72 72 73 67 -3 F 4 284
T27 Morgan Hoffmann 71 74 74 66 -4 F 5 285
T27 Brian Campbell 67 72 78 68 -2 F 5 285
T27 Tommy Fleetwood 74 69 73 69 -1 F 5 285
T27 Keegan Bradley 73 71 72 69 -1 F 5 285
T27 Daniel Summerhays 70 67 78 70 E F 5 285
T27 Jimmy Gunn 72 73 70 70 E F 5 285
T27 Justin Rose 72 70 72 71 1 F 5 285
T27 Marc Warren 68 74 72 71 1 F 5 285
T27 Francesco Molinari 68 73 72 72 2 F 5 285
T27 Alexander Levy 70 69 73 73 3 F 5 285
T27 Henrik Stenson 65 74 72 74 4 F 5 285
T27 J.B. Holmes 72 66 71 76 6 F 5 285
T39 Troy Kelly 72 73 72 69 -1 F 6 286
T39 Paul Casey 72 69 73 72 2 F 6 286
T39 Joost Luiten 68 69 74 75 5 F 6 286
T42 Robert Streb 74 70 73 70 E F 7 287
T42 Jim Furyk 71 73 73 70 E F 7 287
T42 Denny McCarthy 71 73 71 72 2 F 7 287
T42 Ollie Schniederjans 69 73 72 73 3 F 7 287
T46 Kevin Chappell 69 75 73 71 1 F 8 288
T46 Brad Fritsch 70 74 72 72 2 F 8 288
T46 Webb Simpson 72 73 71 72 2 F 8 288
T46 Kevin Na 70 72 72 74 4 F 8 288
T50 Sam Saunders 72 72 76 69 -1 F 9 289
T50 Lee Westwood 73 69 77 70 E F 9 289
T52 Nick Hardy 70 75 77 68 -2 F 10 290
T52 Ryan Palmer 74 70 73 73 3 F 10 290
T54 Ernie Els 72 70 76 73 3 F 11 291
T54 Mark Silvers 72 71 75 73 3 F 11 291
T54 Cameron Tringale 75 68 74 74 4 F 11 291
T54 Ian Poulter 72 73 69 77 7 F 11 291
T58 D.A. Points 74 71 77 70 E F 12 292
T58 Brad Elder 76 68 76 72 2 F 12 292
T58 Luke Donald 73 71 73 75 5 F 12 292
T58 Jimmy Walker 72 73 72 75 5 F 12 292
T58 Beau Hossler 71 72 73 76 6 F 12 292
T58 Jack Maguire 73 68 73 78 8 F 12 292
T64 Ben Martin 67 70 86 70 E F 13 293
T64 Phil Mickelson 69 74 77 73 3 F 13 293
T64 Marcus Fraser 71 71 77 74 4 F 13 293
T64 Cheng-Tsung Pan 71 72 76 74 4 F 13 293
T64 Angel Cabrera 70 75 74 74 4 F 13 293
T64 Colin Montgomerie 69 76 72 76 6 F 13 293
T70 Andy Pope 74 71 77 72 2 F 14 294
T70 George Coetzee 72 73 72 77 7 F 14 294
T72 Zach Johnson 72 72 78 73 3 F 15 295
T72 John Parry 72 73 71 79 9 F 15 295
74 Camilo Villegas 72 73 80 75 5 F 20 300
75 Chris Kirk 70 73 80 78 8 F 21 301

Images

US Open Golf Course
US Open Golf Course
US Open Golf 2013 Pebble Beach Course
US Open Golf Pebble Beach Course
US Open Golf Trophy
US Open Golf Trophy