Simpson spins a Webb of victory from death

Simpson spins a Webb of victory from death

The underdog triumphs at the the ‘graveyard of champions’
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Webb Simpson, who finished at 1-over 281, won the U.S. Open for his first major championship, holding off Michael Thompson and Graeme McDowell on Sunday at The Olympic Club in San Francisco.
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Overlooked for so much of the week, Webb Simpson emerged as U.S. Open champion on a fog-filled Sunday at The Olympic Club to finish at 1-over 281. He watched his “oh wow” victory from the clubhouse.
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Graeme McDowell, who won the U.S. Open two years ago, settled for a second-place tie this time around with Michael Thompson. McDowell had a 25-foot birdie chance on the 18th to force a playoff, but it wasn’t close.
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Michael Thompson closed with a 67 and waited two hours to see if it would be good enough to win the U.S. Open. It wasn’t. The first-round leader shared second place with Graeme McDowell.
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