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Jordan Spieth of US won US Open of Golf

Jun 22, 2015 17:13 IST

Jordan SpiethJordan Spieth won the US Open at Chambers Bay on 21 June 2015. The win was his second straight major title of 2015 after he won the Masters Tournament at Augusta National, US in April 2015.

He closed with a 69 for a five-under total of 275, one shot ahead of fellow American Dustin Johnson (70) and South African Louis Oosthuizen (67).

With this win, Spieth became the first man since Tiger Woods in 2002 to win the Masters and the US Open in the same year.

He is also the youngest champion of the US Open since the legendary Bobby Jones in 1923 and the youngest player to win two career majors since Gene Sarazen in 1922.

Overall, he is the fourth-youngest player to win two majors and the sixth to win the Masters and US Open in the same year.

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Who: Jordan Spieth of US

Where: Chambers Bay , US

What: Won US Open of Golf

When: 21 June 2015

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