10 Great U.S. Open Moments On Father’s Day – Page 10


1982 – Tom Watson Wins, Immediately Calls Dad 


Tom Watson sat atop the leaderboard tied with Jack Nicklaus when he teed off on the par-3 No. 17 at Pebble Beach, and sent his drive into the rough. But a chip-in for birdie gave him back the lead, and another birdie on 18 secured his first and only U.S. Open title. After receiving the trophy, he immediately called his dad to share the good news.


<— Previous Page

Related Content:

10 Toughest Holes In U.S. Open History

6 USGA Championship Blunders

Father’s Day Gift Guide 2017

10 Insane Golf Betting Payouts

Tour Winner WAGs: Tori Slater

10 Must-Read Golf Books

10 Great Driving Ranges in America

10 Best Tee Markers on Tour

10 Ridiculous Amateur Water Hazard Fails