US Open, Trivia Quiz

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Published 2:29 p.m. ET June 7, 2019

How well do you know U.S. Open history? Try this quiz:

1. What club did Jack Nicklaus hit off the flagstick on the 17th hole at Pebble Beach when he won the 1972 U.S. Open?

a.) Hybrid

b.) Mashie

c.) 1-iron

2. Who was the first player to reach double digits under par at any point in a U.S. Open?

a.) Tiger Woods

b.) Gil Morgan

c.) Bobby Clampett

3. Who finished runner-up to Graeme McDowell in the 2010 U.S. Open at Pebble Beach?

a.) Dustin Johnson

b.) Miguel Angel Jimenez

c.) Gregory Havret

4. On which golf course did Phil Mickelson have his only 54-hole lead in the U.S. Open?

a.) Winged Foot

b.) Merion

c.) Pinehurst No. 2

5. Which course has hosted the U.S. Open the most times?

a.) Pebble Beach

b.) Baltusrol

c.) Oakmont

6. Whose record did Tiger Woods break for largest margin of victory in majors when he won the U.S. Open by 15 shots?

a.) Old Tom Morris

b.) Walter Hagen

c.) Jack Nicklaus

7. Who is the oldest U.S. Open champion?

a.) Raymond Floyd

b.) Hale Irwin

c.) Julius Boros

8. Name the first American-born player to win the U.S. Open.

a.) John McDermott

b.) Bobby Jones

c.) John Goodman

9. Who is the only player with three consecutive U.S. Opens…

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