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A golf major brings with it the inevitable search for a pre-tournament favorite.
There's no mistaking this is the U.S. Open: 156 of the world's top golfers playing one of the country's most respected courses, Bethesda's Congressional Country Club. With eight past champions and just about everyone not named Tiger Woods taking part, it's a fitting national championship.
Coming back to Congressional made Ernie Els feel like he was capable of winning another U.S. Open.
If you want to be a member at Congressional Country Club, Ernie Els knows just how to become one.
Luke Donald hasn't won a whole lot, just two stroke play tournaments in the last five years. And he doesn't hit the ball that far.
What began as an anomaly has turned into a troubling trend for American golf.
Even an affable, easygoing guy like Graeme McDowell can succumb to the burden that comes with being a first-time U.S. Open champion.
Golf has been part of Peter Uihlein's life, almost as long as he can remember.
The 156-man field for the 111th U.S. Open, which starts Thursday at Congressional Country Club (players listed only in the first category for which they are eligible. a-amateur):