Men’s golf remains at the center of the sporting universe this week, as the world’s top players converge on the Country Club in Brookline, Mass. for the 122nd U.S. Open, where the first round is in the books.
Meanwhile, after a tumultuous stretch that has seen multiple star players defect from the PGA Tour in favor of the lucrative, Saudi-backed LIV Golf International Series, the USGA can only hope that the competition now seizes the spotlight. One big name not participating is Tiger Woods, who played in the first two majors of this year but announced last week that he would take this week off.
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