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Els, Furyk awarded berths into US Open at Shinnecock
New York, March 14, 2018 (AFP) - Two-time winner Ernie Els of South Africa and 2003 champion Jim Furyk were issued special exemptions Wednesday into the 118th US Open in June, the US Golf Association announced.
The year's second major championship will be played from June 14-17 at Shinnecock Hills in Southampton, New York.
Els, 48, won the 1994 US Open at Oakmont and the 1997 US Open at Congressional. He also captured the 2002 and 2012 B ...