Jun 16, 2014

Kaymer closes out U.S. Open victory

The U.S. Open trophy Martin Kaymer won Sunday was all he needed to prove he was anything but a one-hit wonder in the majors, and that the two years he spent trying to build a complete game were worth all the doubt that followed ...

Kaymer protects lead amid tough conditions

Jun 15, 2014

Kaymer protects lead amid tough conditions

A tough Pinehurst No. 2 tried to make a game out of this U.S. Open. Martin Kaymer always had an answer. Already with one bogey on his card, Kaymer’s tee shot on No. 4 was so deep into the trees that his golf ball ...

Jun 14, 2014

Kaymer in total control at U.S. Open

Martin Kaymer set a U.S. Open record Friday with a game so dominant that he did more than just build a six-shot lead. He managed to bring Tiger Woods into the conversation at a major he’s not even playing. Kaymer opened with a short ...

Kaymer fires 65 to take early lead at U.S. Open

Jun 13, 2014

Kaymer fires 65 to take early lead at U.S. Open

Three days of practice at the new Pinehurst No. 2 was enough to make Martin Kaymer believe this would be the same old U.S. Open. So when he walked off the course on the eve of golf’s toughest test and was asked what he ...

Jun 10, 2014

Matsuyama aims for first major title

On cloud nine after winning his first title on the U.S. PGA tour, the next biggest challenge for Hideki Matsuyama is becoming the first Japanese golfer to win a major tournament. Matsuyama, 22, will get that opportunity when he tees off this Thursday in ...

Coach says Nadal resting for U.S. Open

Jul 12, 2013

Coach says Nadal resting for U.S. Open

Rafael Nadal will bounce back from his shock first-round exit at Wimbledon in time for the U.S. Open next month, his coach insisted on Thursday. The 27-year-old French Open champion suffered his earliest exit at a major when he was stunned by Belgium’s Steve ...