The U.S. Open returns to Congressional Country Club June 16-19, and with a little more than a month before the most difficult test in golf kicks off, it’s time to take an early look at what to expect.
I must admit, the U.S. Open is my favorite golf tournament of the year. Bogeys will outnumber birdies (by a lot), nerves will be frayed to the point of no return and every player will be tested under the most extreme conditions golf has to offer.
What follows are 10 bold predictions for this year’s championship. Where will Tiger and Phil finish? Will someone come from under-the-radar to win on Sunday? Will anyone break par?
Let’s take a look: