• Three-time winner says taking part is a bonus
The US Open’s attachment to controversy continues not only apace but in various forms. This, the 118th staging of the major, has included its most famous participant warning that players may miss tee times because of traffic chaos in the vicinity of the course.
An abundance of recent and high‑profile US Open matters include widespread criticism of course conditions at Chambers Bay in 2015 and a rules abomination featuring the 2016 champion, Dustin Johnson. The tournament’s last visit here, in 2004, became infamous for borderline unplayable greens during round four.
Written by Ewan Murray at Shinnecock Hills
This news first appeared on https://www.theguardian.com/sport/2018/jun/12/tiger-woods-us-open-golf-traffic under the title “Tiger Woods happy to be back at US Open but wary of missing his tee time”. Bolchha Nepal is not responsible or affiliated towards the opinion expressed in this news article.