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With the U.S. Open approaching, USA TODAY Sports activities sat down with Adam Scott to debate the varied golf course that may host the match: Pebble Seaside.
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Tiger Woods is within the hunt, Justin Rose matched Woods’ report, and they’re paired collectively on the U.S. Open, together with Jordan Spieth, who had a mini-meltdown within the first spherical at Pebble Seaside.

The U.S. Open bought underway Thursday with four players sitting at the top of the leaderboard, till Rose birdied his ultimate gap to prime all of them. Rose shot a 6-under 65 to equal Woods’ report for lowest U.S. Open spherical at Pebble Seaside, which Tiger set during his epic win in 2000.

Woods, in the meantime, sits 5 strokes again of his enjoying associate after shooting a 1-under 70 in the first round. Rickie Fowler, Xander Schauffele, Louis Oosthuizen and Aaron Smart are one shot behind Rose at 5 below.

Spieth bumped into hassle on the par-Four eighth gap when his tee shot dropped into the water and his follow-up shot landed within the harmful tough. He then called out his caddie on national TV and got hammered on social media.

After having a day tee time for the primary spherical, the Rose-Woods-Spieth pairing will hit the hyperlinks within the morning for Spherical 2.

The best way to watch

When: Friday, June 14, 9:30 a.m. ET

The place: Pebble Seaside Golf Hyperlinks in Pebble Seaside, California.

TV: FS1 (12:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. ET) adopted by Fox (7:30-10:30 p.m. ET).

Streaming: FOX Sports GO (12:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.) or USOpen.com (10:00 a.m. to 9:30 p.m.) 

Featured teams

  • 11 a.m.-Four:45 p.m ET — Beginning on 10th gap: Francesco Molinari (-Three), Brooks Koepka (-2), a-Viktor Hovland (-2); Justin Rose (-6), Jordan Spieth (+1) and Tiger Woods (-1).
  • Four:45 p.m.-9:30 p.m. ET — Beginning on 1st gap: Rory McIlroy (-Three), Jon Rahm (-2) and Marc Leishman (-2); Graeme McDowell (-2) Dustin Johnson (even), Phil Mickelson (+1). 

Different pairings to observe

  • 11:02 a.m. ET:  Matt Kuchar (-2)  Adam Scott (-1) and Webb Simpson (+Three) tee off beginning on gap No. 1.
  • Four:47 p.m. ET: Rickie Fowler (-5), Jason Day (-1) and Si Woo Kim (+5) tee off beginning on the 10th gap.

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GOLFWEEK: News, notes and features from Pebble Beach

Tee Instances 

1ST TEE … Tee Instances (ET) (via Golfweek)

9:45 a.m. Nathan Lashley, Renato Paratore, Lee Slattery

9:56 a.m. Joel Dahmen, Collin Morikawa, Aaron Smart

10:07 a.m. Merrick Bremner, Chip McDaniel, Cody Gribble

10:18 a.m. Michael Thorbjornsen (a), Chez Reavie, David Toms

10:29 a.m. Rafa Cabrera Bello, Kevin Na, Keegan Bradley

10:40 a.m. Jim Furyk, Henrik Stenson, Brandt Snedeker

10:51 a.m. Luke Listing, Lucas Bjerregaard, Branden Grace

11:02 a.m. Webb Simpson, Adam Scott, Matt Kuchar

11:13 a.m. Byeong Hun An, Devon Bling (a), Matthew Fitzpatrick

11:24 a.m. Justin Harding, Aaron Baddeley, Andrew Putnam

11:35 a.m. Ollie Schniederjans, Mikumu Horikawa, Anirban Lahiri

11:46 a.m. Daniel Hillier (a), Alex Prugh, Zac Blair

11:57 a.m. Hayden Shieh, Spencer Tibbits (a), Connor Arendell

Three:30 p.m. Luis Gagne (a), Sepp Straka, Julian Etulain

Three:41 p.m .Dean Burmester, Bernd Wiesberger, Kyounghoon Lee

Three:52 p.m. Clement Sordet, Tom Hoge, Adri Arnaus

Four:03 p.m. Brian Davis, Kevin O’Connell (a), Billy Hurley III

Four:14 p.m. Brendon Todd, Luke Donald, Mike Weir

Four:25 p.m. Kyle Stanley, Billy Horschel, Danny Willett

Four:36 p.m. Jon Rahm, Marc Leishman, Rory McIlroy

Four:47 p.m. Justin Thomas, Kevin Kisner, Bryson DeChambeau

Four:58 p.m. Dustin Johnson, Phil Mickelson, Graeme McDowell

5:09 p.m. Hideki Matsuyama, Sergio Garcia, Tommy Fleetwood

5:20 p.m. Jhonattan Vegas, Patrick Reed, Louis Oosthuizen

5:31 p.m. Rob Oppenheim, Rhys Enoch, Richard Lee

5:42 p.m. Andy Pope, Ryan Sullivan, Matthew Naumec

10th Tee

9:45 a.m. Rory Sabbatini, Sam Horsfield, Roberto Castro

9:56 a.m. Cameron Younger (a), Marcus Kinhult, Brian Stuard

10:07 a.m. Luke Guthrie, Joseph Bramlett, Charlie Danielson

10:18 a.m. Austin Eckroat (a), Alexander Noren, Charles Howell III

10:29 a.m. Thomas Pieters, Chesson Hadley, Stewart Hagestad (a)

10:40 a.m. Paul Casey, Patrick Cantlay, Lucas Glover

10:51 a.m. Kiradech Aphibarnrat, Keith Mitchell, Shugo Imahira

11:02 a.m. Francesco Molinari, Viktor Hovland (a), Brooks Koepka

11:13 a.m. Tony Finau, Jimmy Walker, Ian Poulter

11:24 a.m. Jordan Spieth, Justin Rose, Tiger Woods

11:35 a.m. Daniel Berger, Matthew Jones, Kodai Ichihara

11:46 a.m. Matthieu Pavon, Chandler Eaton (a), Callum Tarren

11:57 a.m. Eric Dietrich, Guillermo Pereira, Brett Drewitt

Three:30 p.m. Sam Saunders, Carlos Ortiz, Marcus Fraser

Three:41 p.m. Scott Piercy, Erik Van Rooyen, Chun An Yu (a)

Three:52 p.m. Ryan Fox, Thorbjorn Olesen, Emiliano Grillo

Four:03 p.m. Scottie Scheffler, Matt Parziale (a), Nick Taylor

Four:14 p.m. Patton Kizzire, Jovan Rebula (a), Jason Dufner

Four:25 p.m. Haotong Li, Bubba Watson, J.B. Holmes

Four:36 p.m. Zach Johnson, Martin Kaymer, Ernie Els

Four:47 p.m. Si Woo Kim, Rickie Fowler, Jason Day

Four:58 p.m. Shane Lowry, Tyrrell Hatton, Gary Woodland

5:09 p.m. Cameron Smith, Matthew Wallace, Xander Schauffele

5:20 p.m. C.T. Pan, Abraham Ancer, Brandon Wu (a)

5:31 p.m. Chan Kim, Justin Walters, Harris English

5:42 p.m. Nick Hardy, Noah Norton (a), Andreas Halvorsen

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