Erin Hills Hole By Hole Guide: Hole 9

The treacherous back-left bunker is key to this hole as it is not visible from the tee and many players whose tee shots looked good in the air walk away…

Erin Hills Hole By Hole Guide: Hole 10

The player needs to hit his tee shot down the hill. The closely mown area right and behind the green can be used to work the ball with a longer…

Erin Hills Hole By Hole Guide: Hole 12

The 12th hole is yet another that showcases the drastic contours of Erin Hills. The tee shot, towards a narrow left-to-right 90° fairway, must reach the plateau to afford the…

Erin Hills Hole By Hole Guide: Hole 13

Standing over the ball, the player’s eyes are drawn immediately to the expansive bunker left of the green, to which a swale in the left side of the green directs…

Erin Hills Hole By Hole Guide: Hole 15

The 15th hole at Erin Hills presents the player several options – to lay up short of all the bunkers, to place the tee shot in the middle of the…

Erin Hills Hole By Hole Guide: Hole 16

At first glance one might think that left is a good place to miss the green in that the hill should kick balls down towards the green. However, there are…

Erin Hills Hole By Hole Guide: Hole 17

With the green tucked behind a hill on the left, a tee shot down the right provides the golfer with a clear view of the green on this, the final…

US Open by the numbers

2016 US Open by the numbers +5 – Angel Cabrera’s winning total in 2007. Of all the players who made the cut, only eight were able to compile sub-par rounds…

Erin Hills Hole By Hole Guide: Hole 18

Just when golfers think their long round has come to a pleasant end at the 18th, they are greeted by this monster of a closing hole.