US Open: Sheffield's Matt Fitzpatrick wins his first golf Major in dramatic fashion

Sheffield’s Matt Fitzpatrick has won his first major after becoming US Open champion at Brookline.

Sunday, 19th June 2022, 11:53 pm

The 27 year old saw off Will Zalatoris and Scottie Scheffler by one shot to take the title, finishing on -6 for the week.

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Fitzpatrick won the US Amateur crown on the same course back in 2013 and becomes only the second mens golfer to achieve such a feat, the other being the great Jack Nicklaus.


Matthew Fitzpatrick reacts after a putt on the 15th hole during the final round of the U.S. Open golf tournament at The Country Club, Sunday, June 19, 2022, in Brookline, Mass. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)