US Open Honours To Spieth

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Jordan Spieth is the US Open champion – but he had to rely on a meltdown from Dustin Johnson on the final hole. Johnson three-putted the 18th, blowing his chances of winning the title, or even his chances of a play-off. That gave Spieth, who finished 5-under-par, a one shot victory. At 21, he’s the youngest US Open champion since 1923 – and admits it was a nerve-racking finale [audio_player src=””] Dustin Johnson’s swing coach Butch Harmon expects his man to be a contender for The Open [audio_player src=””] Rory McIlroy’s confident he can challenge for the final two “major” golf titles of the year. By the time he hit form at the US Open it was too late – finishing level par overall after an impressive final round of 66 at Chambers Bay. McIlroy feels there are tweaks to be made to his game [audio_player src=””] McIlory tied for ninth alongside Shane Lowry, who had a final round 71.