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Justin Rose wins US Open

17 June 2013, 10:25

Cape Town - South African-born Englishman Justin Rose has won his maiden Major at the 113th US Open at Merion Golf Club on Sunday.

A tearful Rose, 32, playing in his eighth US Open, pointed to the sky in memory of his father on Father's Day after holing out on the 72nd hole, finished on a score of 1-over par 281 to become to the first English winner of a Major since Nick Faldo at the 1996 Masters.

American Phil Mickelson finished in a tie for second with Australia's Jason Day, two strokes adrift, to extend his 'record' of runner-up finishes at the US Open to six.

Ernie Els was the leading South African-finisher on 5-over, in a tie for fourth.

- Sport24


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