Golf Rankings for U.S. Open Championship
Billy Horschel [Yahoo Class B] - World Ranking: #14
Horschel is playing the U.S. Open for the first time since missing the cut back in 2006. Last week’s top-10 at Southwind was his first since notching four in a row earlier in the season.
Bubba Watson [Yahoo Class A] - World Ranking: #4
Including a disappointing T50 in the Masters, Watson owns just one top-15 in his last five starts. Bubba missed the cut in last year’s U.S. Open and finished T63 in 2011.
Jason Dufner [Yahoo Class A] - World Ranking: #36
Dufner finished T4 in last year’s U.S. Open, but is still seeking his first top-10 of 2013. He enters Merion with six consecutive cuts made, which began with a T20 in the Masters.
Ernie Els [Yahoo Class C] - World Ranking: #60
Coming off a T6 in the BMW Championship, Els returned stateside to finish T37 in the Memorial. He finished solo ninth in last year’s U.S. Open and T13 earlier this year at Augusta.
Henrik Stenson [Yahoo Class A] - World Ranking: #2
Stenson had some decent performances earlier in the year, until finishing T35 at Colonial and T41 in the Memorial.
Ian Poulter [Yahoo Class B] - World Ranking: #27
Poulter missed cuts at the Masters, THE PLAYERS and the BMW Championship until placing T51 last week at Southwind.
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