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Tournament leader Rory McIlroy, of Northern Ireland, tees off on the par 3, 7th hole during the first round of the U.S. Open at Congressional Country Club in Bethesda, Md., Thursday, June 16, 2011. He finished with a 6-under 65. (Drew Angerer/The Washington Times)
Photo by: DREW ANGERER
Tournament leader Rory McIlroy, of Northern Ireland, tees off on the par 3, 7th hole during the first round of the U.S. Open at Congressional Country Club in Bethesda, Md., Thursday, June 16, 2011. He finished with a 6-under 65. (Drew Angerer/The Washington Times)

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