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Webb Simpson chips on the 18th hole during the fourth round of the U.S. Open Championship golf tournament. (June 17, 2012)

U.S. Open 2012 at The Olympic Club

Webb Simpson wins the 2012 U.S. Open at The Olympic Club in San Francisco.

John Peterson of the United States watches his
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John Peterson of the United States watches his tee shot on the first hole during the final round of the 112th U.S. Open. (June 17, 2012)

Webb Simpson, right, is congratulated by Nicolas Colsaerts,
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Webb Simpson, right, is congratulated by Nicolas Colsaerts, of Belgium, after their the fourth round of the U.S. Open Championship. (June 17, 2012)

Retief Goosen of South Africa watches his tee
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Retief Goosen of South Africa watches his tee shot on the first hole during the final round of the 112th U.S. Open. (June 17, 2012)

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Ernie Els, of South Africa, hits a drive
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Ernie Els, of South Africa, hits a drive on the 14th hole during the fourth round of the U.S. Open Championship. (June 17, 2012)

Webb Simpson watches his drive on the 15th
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Webb Simpson watches his drive on the 15th hole during the fourth round of the U.S. Open Championship. (June 17, 2012)

Webb Simpson is congratulated by his caddie Paul
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Webb Simpson is congratulated by his caddie Paul Tesori after putting on the 18th hole during the final round of the U.S. Open Championship golf tournament. Simpson won the tournament -2. (June 17, 2012)

Padraig Harrington, of Ireland, chips on the 18th
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Padraig Harrington, of Ireland, chips on the 18th hole during the fourth round of the U.S. Open Championship. (June 17, 2012)

Graeme McDowell, of Northern Ireland, hits out of
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Graeme McDowell, of Northern Ireland, hits out of a bunker on the 13th hole during the fourth round of the U.S. Open Championship. (June 17, 2012)

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Tiger Woods of the United States hits his
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Tiger Woods of the United States hits his approach shot on the first hole during the final round of the 112th U.S. Open. (June 17, 2012)

Graeme McDowell, of Northern Ireland, reacts after making
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Graeme McDowell, of Northern Ireland, reacts after making a birdie putt on the 12th hole during the fourth round of the U.S. Open Championship. (June 17, 2012)

Tiger Woods acknowledges the crowd on the 18th
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Tiger Woods acknowledges the crowd on the 18th hole during the fourth round of the U.S. Open Championship. (June 17, 2012)

Ernie Els, of South Africa, reacts after missing
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Ernie Els, of South Africa, reacts after missing a birdie putt on the 15th hole during the fourth round of the U.S. Open Championship. (June 17, 2012)

Webb Simpson hits a shot on the 13th
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Webb Simpson hits a shot on the 13th hole during the fourth round of the U.S. Open Championship. (June 17, 2012)

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Webb Simpson hits a shot on the 12th
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Webb Simpson hits a shot on the 12th hole during the fourth round of the U.S. Open Championship. (June 17, 2012)

Jim Furyk lines up a putt on the
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Jim Furyk lines up a putt on the 10th hole during the fourth round of the U.S. Open Championship. (June 17, 2012)

Casey Wittenberg of the United States hits his
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Casey Wittenberg of the United States hits his tee shot on the first hole during the final round of the 112th U.S. Open. (June 17, 2012)

Ernie Els, of South Africa, catches a ball
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Ernie Els, of South Africa, catches a ball from his caddie on the 13th hole during the fourth round of the U.S. Open Championship. (June 17, 2012)

Matt Kuchar of the United States hits his
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Matt Kuchar of the United States hits his tee shot on the first hole during the final round of the 112th U.S. Open. (June 17, 2012)

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Jim Furyk reacts to a missed birdie putt
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Jim Furyk reacts to a missed birdie putt on the 16th hole during the third round of the U.S. Open Championship. (June 16, 2012)

Tiger Woods tests the wind on the eighth
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Tiger Woods tests the wind on the eighth hole during the third round of the U.S. Open Championship. (June 16, 2012)

Nicolas Colsaerts, of Belgium, looks out of a
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Nicolas Colsaerts, of Belgium, looks out of a bunker on the 16th hole during the third round of the U.S. Open Championship. (June 16, 2012)

Graeme McDowell, of Northern Ireland, watches his drive
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Graeme McDowell, of Northern Ireland, watches his drive on the 11th hole during the third round of the U.S. Open Championship. (June 16, 2012)

Jim Furyk hits out of a bunker on
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Jim Furyk hits out of a bunker on the 16th hole during the third round of the U.S. Open Championship. (June 16, 2012)

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Tiger Woods reacts after a shot on the
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Tiger Woods reacts after a shot on the 16th hole during the third round of the U.S. Open Championship. (June 16, 2012)

Blake Adams acknowledges the crowd after putting on
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Blake Adams acknowledges the crowd after putting on the 18th hole during the third round of the U.S. Open Championship. (June 16, 2012)

Jim Furyk walks off the 18th green during
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Jim Furyk walks off the 18th green during the third round of the U.S. Open Championship. (June 16, 2012)

Tiger Woods shakes hands with caddie Mike 'Fluff'
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Tiger Woods shakes hands with caddie Mike 'Fluff' Cowan after the third round of the U.S. Open Championship. (June 16, 2012)

Andy Zhang walks up to the 18th green
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Andy Zhang walks up to the 18th green during the second round of the U.S. Open Championship golf tournament. (June 15, 2012)

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Tiger Woods reacts after making a birdie on
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Tiger Woods reacts after making a birdie on the 10th hole during the second round of the U.S. Open Championship golf tournament. (June 15, 2012)

Jim Furyk watches his drive on the first
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Jim Furyk watches his drive on the first tee during the second round of the U.S. Open Championship golf tournament. (June 15, 2012)

Jim Furyk hits a drive on the fourth
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Jim Furyk hits a drive on the fourth hole during the second round of the U.S. Open Championship golf tournament. (June 15, 2012)

Alistair Presnell, of Australia, reacts after making a
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Alistair Presnell, of Australia, reacts after making a birdie putt on the 16th hole during the second round of the U.S. Open Championship golf tournament. (June 15, 2012)

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - JUNE 15: Hunter Mahan
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SAN FRANCISCO, CA - JUNE 15: Hunter Mahan of the United States hits his tee shot on the second hole during the second round of the 112th U.S. Open at The Olympic Club on June 15, 2012 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

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SAN FRANCISCO, CA - JUNE 15: Graeme McDowell
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SAN FRANCISCO, CA - JUNE 15: Graeme McDowell of Northern Ireland waits with his caddie Ken Comboy on the 11th hole during the second round of the 112th U.S. Open at The Olympic Club on June 15, 2012 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Andrew Redington/Getty Images)

Ryo Ishikawa, of Japan, reacts after missing a
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Ryo Ishikawa, of Japan, reacts after missing a putt on the 15th hole during the second round of the U.S. Open Championship golf tournament Friday, June 15, 2012, at The Olympic Club in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)

Graeme McDowell, of Northern Ireland, hits a shot
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Graeme McDowell, of Northern Ireland, hits a shot on the 17th hole during the second round of the U.S. Open Championship golf tournament Friday, June 15, 2012, at The Olympic Club in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)

Ryo Ishikawa, of Japan, hits up to the
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Ryo Ishikawa, of Japan, hits up to the ninth green during the second round of the U.S. Open Championship golf tournament. (June 15, 2012)

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - JUNE 15: Dennis Miller
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SAN FRANCISCO, CA - JUNE 15: Dennis Miller of the United States waits to play a bunker shot on the 15th hole during the second round of the 112th U.S. Open at The Olympic Club on June 15, 2012 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by David Cannon/Getty Images)

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SAN FRANCISCO, CA - JUNE 15: Nick Watney
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SAN FRANCISCO, CA - JUNE 15: Nick Watney of the United States looks on from the fifth hole during the second round of the 112th U.S. Open at The Olympic Club on June 15, 2012 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Stuart Franklin/Getty Images)

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - JUNE 15: Jeff Curl
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SAN FRANCISCO, CA - JUNE 15: Jeff Curl of the United States waits with his caddie Kelly Miller during the second round of the 112th U.S. Open at The Olympic Club on June 15, 2012 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson of the United
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Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson of the United States watch a shot on the 16th hole during the first round of the 112th U.S. Open. (June 14, 2012)

Martin Flores of the United States hits his
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Martin Flores of the United States hits his tee shot on the 14th hole during the first round of the 112th U.S. Open. (June 14, 2012)

Matthew Baldwin of England hits a shot during
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Matthew Baldwin of England hits a shot during the first round of the 112th U.S. Open at The Olympic Club. (June 14, 2012)

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K.J. Choi, of South Korea, reacts after making
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K.J. Choi, of South Korea, reacts after making a birdie putt on the 15th hole during the first round of the U.S. Open Championship golf tournament. (June 14, 2012)

Kevin Na of the United States walks on
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Kevin Na of the United States walks on the ninth hole during the first round of the 112th U.S. Open at The Olympic Club. (June 14, 2012)

Y.E. Yang, of South Korea, watches his drive
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Y.E. Yang, of South Korea, watches his drive on the 16th hole during the first round of the U.S. Open Championship golf tournament. (June 14, 2012)

(L-R) Bubba Watson of the United States and
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(L-R) Bubba Watson of the United States and Tiger Woods of the United States wait on the ninth green during the 112th U.S. Open at The Olympic Club. (June 14, 2012)

Phil Mickelson watches his drive on the ninth
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Phil Mickelson watches his drive on the ninth hole as Tiger Woods gets ready to tee off during the first round of the U.S. Open Championship golf tournament. (June 14, 2012)

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Tiger Woods of the United States waves to
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Tiger Woods of the United States waves to fans after making par on the ninth hole during the 112th U.S. Open at The Olympic Club. (June 14, 2012)

Bubba Watson of the United States reacts to
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Bubba Watson of the United States reacts to a birdie attempt on the 10th hole during the 112th U.S. Open at The Olympic Club. (June 14, 2012)

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