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Matt Fitzpatrick's first major win, Phil Mickelson and the biggest takeaways from the 2022 U.S. Open

Matt Fitzpatrick’s first major win, Phil Mickelson and the biggest takeaways from the 2022 U.S. Open

BROOKLINE, Mass. — Before Sunday, England’s Matt Fitzpatrick had never won a professional golf tournament in the United States. Now, he has won two of the biggest golf events in the world on the same course. Nine years after winning the U.S. Amateur at The Country Club outside Boston, Fitzpatrick captured his first PGA Tour …

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2022 U.S. Open: Matt Fitzpatrick's exhilarating victory reminds why major championship golf remains unmatched

2022 U.S. Open: Matt Fitzpatrick’s exhilarating victory reminds why major championship golf remains unmatched

BROOKLINE, Mass. — This 2022 U.S Open week began with a discussion of the worst parts of professional golf and ended with a handful of moments that showcased the game at its best. Matt Fitzpatrick shot a 68 on Sunday at The Country Club to beat Will Zalatoris and Scottie Scheffler by a stroke as …

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US Open Golf 2022: Matt Fitzpatrick Edges Will Zalatoris for 1st Career Major Title

US Open Golf 2022: Matt Fitzpatrick Edges Will Zalatoris for 1st Career Major Title

Patrick Smith/Getty Images Matt Fitzpatrick is a major champion for the first time. The 27-year-old won the 2022 U.S. Open at The Country Club in Brookline, Massachusetts, on Sunday. Fitzpatrick finished at six under, one shot better than Will Zalatoris and Scottie Scheffler. He carded a two-under 68 in the final round. PGA TOUR @PGATOUR …

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Matt Fitzpatrick got his major moment on the last hole of the U.S. Open

Matt Fitzpatrick got his major moment on the last hole of the U.S. Open

BROOKLINE, Mass. — Will Zalatoris couldn’t resist taking a peek at Matt Fitzpatrick’s ball. He and Fitzpatrick were walking toward their tee shots on the 18th hole of The Country Club on Sunday. Madness was unspooling all around them. The U.S. Open was hanging in the balance. Thousands of rowdy fans had just spilled into …

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2022 U.S. Open purse, prize money: Payout for Matt Fitzpatrick, each golfer from record $17.5 million pool

2022 U.S. Open purse, prize money: Payout for Matt Fitzpatrick, each golfer from record $17.5 million pool

Money talks — as always in the world of golf — and the USGA had plenty of talking to do this week when CEO Mike Whan announced Wednesday a significant increase to the 2022 U.S. Open purse. Growing by $5 million year over year, the U.S. Open will pay out $17.5 million to those who …

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2022 U.S. Open leaderboard, winner: Matt Fitzpatrick breaks through for first major championship, PGA Tour win

2022 U.S. Open leaderboard, winner: Matt Fitzpatrick breaks through for first major championship, PGA Tour win

The second-highest ranked golfer in the world without a PGA Tour victory in his career finally claimed one Sunday while simultaneously breaking through golf’s upper echelon with his first major championship. Matt Fitzpatrick won the 2022 U.S. Open at The Country Club in Brookline, Massachusetts, on Sunday with two birdies and no bogeys across the …

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Matt Fitzpatrick and Will Zalatoris lead as McIlroy clings on at US Open

By Monday morning, there could be plans for a Matt Fitzpatrick statue in Brookline. Success in both the US Amateur Championship and the US Open at the Country Club, aswhich is now within Fitzpatrick’s grasp, would be quite the feat. Fitzpatrick, who endured a turbulent Sunday at last month’s US PGA Championship, is hot in …

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Green Bay Packers practice news and notes, 6/8: Matt LaFleur talks Sammy Watkins, Amari Rodgers

Green Bay Packers practice news and notes, 6/8: Matt LaFleur talks Sammy Watkins, Amari Rodgers

Green Bay Packers fans who traveled to see the team practice on Wednesday were disappointed when the weather forced the Packers’ open practice indoors. Due to the limited space in Green Bay’s indoor practice facility, the practice was closed to the public, meaning that the next chance to see the Packers practice live will be …

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