U.S. OPEN- DeChambeau Nails 1st Major By Six Strokes
Manila Bulletin|September 22, 2020
U.S. OPEN- DeChambeau Nails 1st Major By Six Strokes
NEW YORK (AFP) — Bryson DeChambeau captured his first major golf title on Sunday, firing a three-under-par 67 to win the 120th US Open and humble a relentless Winged Foot layout.

The 27-year-old American, who bulked up during the coronavirus lockdown in a bid to add power to his game, eagled the par-5 ninth from just inside 40 feet and rolled to a six-stroke victory over 21-year-old countryman Matthew Wolff.

“Oh my gosh. I can’t believe it,” said DeChambeau, renowned for his scientific approach to the sport. “It has been a lot of hard work.”

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September 22, 2020