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Gary Woodland's journey through heartbreak to U.S. Open champion

The road here was not easy -- there was pain and grief often for Gary Woodland -- but at this U.S. Open, there was only joy.

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Who is Gary Woodland? What you need to know about the new U.S. Open champion

Not everyone knows Gary Woodland. From his family to his love of basketball to his near misses on the PGA Tour, here's a look at the new U.S. Open champion.

Woodland holds off Koepka to win U.S. Open

Gary Woodland won the 119th U.S. Open by three strokes over Brooks Koepka at Pebble Beach on Sunday to capture his first major championship.

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Woodland: 'I was as good as I've ever been'

Gary Woodland says he's most proud of his mental focus in the clutch. Woodland also says he was able to slow his thinking down and stay in the moment.

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Woodland remembers his college hoops days

Gary Woodland talks about his first love, playing basketball, and how he eventually transitioned to become a golfer.

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North: Woodland proved that he can finish a tournament

Andy North breaks down how Gary Woodland was able to win the U.S. Open and what Woodland proved to himself.

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Koepka: 'I played great, nothing I can do'

Brooks Koepka says though he played great at the U.S. Open, but there was nothing he could do as he praises Gary Woodland for winning.

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Gary Woodland isn't just a golfer

U.S. Open champion Gary Woodland played basketball for Washburn University and got the chance to play against Kansas in an exhibition game.

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Tiger's comeback

  • Return of the Roar
  • Tiger Woods: Return of the Roar

    This 90-minute film chronicles the 2017-18 season that saw Woods overcome career-threatening back surgery to win on the PGA TOUR for the first time in five years.

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