Golf Rankings for U.S. Open Championship
Keegan Bradley [Yahoo Class B] - World Ranking: #18
In addition to never competing in the U.S. Open, Bradley has missed three of his last five cuts after a run of consistent finishes to start 2012. He still ranks first in All-Around Ranking, but Bradley needs to get his game turned back around in order to consider starting again.
Louis Oosthuizen [Yahoo Class C] - World Ranking: #38
Oosthuizen was on fire just a few months ago with three straight top-three worldwide finishes, but has missed three of his last four cuts.
Jason Day [Yahoo Class B] - World Ranking: #5
Day finished solo second in last year’s U.S. Open, his first career start in the event. He was all over the place in the month of May with two top-10s and two missed cuts.
Graeme McDowell [Yahoo Class C] - World Ranking: #14
In his last three worldwide stroke play events, McDowell, the 2010 U.S. Open champion, has missed the all three cuts.
Padraig Harrington [Yahoo Class C] - World Ranking: #178
Even though he’s missed two cuts, Harrington has also recorded three top-15s in his last five starts. He finished T32 in the 1998 U.S. Open.
Ernie Els [Yahoo Class B] - World Ranking: #41
Since finishing as the runner-up at TPC Louisiana, his third top-five of the season, Els has finished outside of the top 40 in three straight events. Els finished T49 in the 1998 U.S. Open.
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