U.s. Open: U.s. Open — Simpson Outlasts Challengers To Win First Major

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Webb Simpson won the United States Open for his first major title by holding off Graeme McDowell and Michael Thompson in a foggy final round at The Olympic Club.

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    06/17/2012 - 3:01 pm | View Link
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    06/16/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
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