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11:39 AM ET BROOKLINE, Mass. — So much can occur on a Saturday on the...

11:39 AM ET

BROOKLINE, Mass. — So much can occur on a Saturday on the U.S. Open, particularly with a leaderboard as packed as this one. With a mixture of massive names and lesser-known ones, issues may get fascinating on a cooler, windier day at The Nation Membership.

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Here’s what is going on:

The title sport

Bulletins on the primary tee at this U.S. Open haven’t gone nicely. On Friday, Scott Stallings, who grew up in Worcester was launched as being from “Conflict-chester.” It is truly pronounced “Wu-str” and the locals let the guy who mentioned it find out about it. On Saturday, issues bought worse.

Justin Thomas is fairly well-known. Simply received the PGA Championship. Ranked fifth on the earth. Easy, proper? Nope. He was launched as “Justin Thompson.”

For accuracy’s sake

On the U.S. Open, you decide your spots very rigorously. This is what the gamers will likely be staring in any respect day.

The cash talks

Due to LIV Golf, the game is speaking much more about cash as of late. On Saturday morning, the USGA launched the complete purse breakdown for this week.

Let’s begin first with those that did not make the reduce. They every bought $10,00zero for the 2 days of labor. Now, to the actual cash (protecting in thoughts that Charl Schwartzel took house $4.75 million for successful the primary LIV occasion in London. The whole payout is $17.5 million. Here’s what a spot within the prime 10 is price:

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1. $3.15 million
2. $1.89 million
3. $1.23 million
4. $859,032
5. $715,491
6. $634,415
7. $571,950
8. $512,249
9. $463,604
10. $425,830

The participant who finishes 60th will take house $36,852.