The USGA has announced the pairings for the first two rounds of next week’s 115th U.S. Open at Chambers Bay. They did so via a live unveiling broadcast on Fox Sports 1. As you’d expect, some of golf’s biggest names were thrown together to form marquee groups for the first 36 holes.
Here’s a list of 16 groups we’ve hand selected as the best of the best.
For the full list of Round 1 and Round 2 tee times, click here.
1st Tee –
*All Times EST*
10:33 a.m.: Phil Mickelson, Angel Cabrera, Bubba Watson
11:17 a.m.: Henrik Stenson, Francesco Molinari, Brandt Snedeker
11:28 a.m.: Colin Montgomerie, Jim Furyk, Miguel Angel Jimenez
11:50 a.m.: Jason Dufner, Marc Warren, Matt Every
5:17 p.m.: Jordan Spieth, Jason Day, Justin Rose
5:28 p.m.: Tiger Woods, Rickie Fowler, Louis Oosthuizen
5:39 p.m.: Jimmy Walker, Zach Johnson, Ian Poulter
5:50 p.m.: Ryan Moore, Anirban Lahiri, Erik Compton
10th Tee –
*All Times EST*
10:33 a.m.: Gary Woodland, Victor Dubuisson, John Senden
11:06 a.m.: Matt Kuchar, Graeme McDowell, Hideki Matsuyama
11:17 a.m.: Dustin Johnson, Adam Scott, Sergio Garcia
11:28 a.m.: Rory McIlroy, Martin Kaymer, (a) Gunn Yang
11:39 a.m.: Patrick Reed, Chris Kirk, Jamie Donaldson
11:50 a.m.: Webb Simpson, Keegan Bradley, Kevin Na
5:17 p.m.: Billy Horschel, Paul Casey, Lee Westwood
5:28 p.m.: Bill Haas, Hunter Mahan, Charles Schwartzel
Which of these 16 marquee groupings are you most pumped up about? Do you see the winner of the 115th U.S. Open somewhere in here? Give us your take by leaving a comment below, and throw us an early prediction/frontrunner.