Only this time, he was extolling the virtues of Chambers Bay.
Maybe to a fault.
The USGA’s executive director hosted a preview of the mysterious U.S. Open course south of Seattle and suggested that even the best in golf will have little chance unless they arrive early and play often.
“The idea of coming in and playing two practice rounds and having your caddie just walk it and using your yardage book, that person’s done,” Davis said. “Will not win the U.S. Open.”
In the three weeks since that bold prediction, the reaction has been, well, predictable.
“We’ll play for second,” former U.S. Open champion Webb Simpson said at Quail Hollow with no shortage of sarcasm.
“What’s Mike Davis’ handicap?” asked Rory McIlroy, another U.S. Open champion and the best player in the world, something Davis is not. It was a playful reminder that amateurs who run tournaments should not underestimate the skill of those who do this for a living.
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