Justin Rose believes he will need to find an extra gear over the weekend to claim a second US Open title as Rory McIlroy plotted a “boring” path to glory at Pebble Beach.
At Chambers Bay in 2015 it was bad greens, which Henrik Stenson likened to “putting on broccoli”, on a course Gary Player felt was designed by “a man who had to have one leg shorter than the other”.
The second major of the year gets under way next week as Bethpage State Park’s famed Black Course hosts the US PGA Championship.
AS a new feature for 2018, the Sunday Post will be previewing each of golf’s Majors on the eve of the tournament.
AS it is Father’s Day I’d like to nominate a contender for “Dad of the Decade”.