Winner’s Circle: Bryson DeChambeau Claims First Major at U.S. Open

Bryson DeChambeau Wins 2020 U.S. Open at Winged Foot
Bryson DeChambeau poses with the championship trophy after winning the 120th U.S. Open Championship on September 20, 2020 at Winged Foot Golf Club in Mamaroneck, New York. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Bryson DeChambeau shot a 3-under par 67 on Sunday to claim his first major championship title at the U.S. Open.

DeChambeau, who entered Sunday’s finale two shots behind overnight leader Matthew Wolff, finished his Sunday round at Winged Foot with just one bogey against 14 pars, two birdies and one round-changing eagle en route to a 6-under par finish.

The victory earned the 27-year old California native $2,250,000 and 100 world-ranking points. He is expected to move to No. 5 in the Official World Golf Rankings.


PRO-FILE

Nationality American
Height: 6′ 1″
Weight: 240 lb
Birthdate: Sep 16, 1993 (age 27)
Native: Modesto, CA
Residence: Dallas, TX
College: SMU


ROUND-BY-ROUND

Round 1

1. Justin Thomas -5
14. Bryson DeChambeau -1

Round 2

1. Patrick Reed -4
2. Bryson DeChambeau -3

Round 3

1. Matthew Wolff -5
2. Bryson DeChambeau -3

Final Round

Pos-Player-To Par (Final Rd)
1. Bryson DeChambeau -6 (-3)
2. Matthew Wolff E (+5)
3. Louis Oosthuizen +2 (+3)
4. Harris English +3 (+3)
5. Xander Schauffele +4 (+4)


Winner’s Stats

Bryson DeChambeau Wins 2020 U.S. Open at Winged Foot
Bryson DeChambeau celebrates on the 18th green after winning during the final round of the 120th U.S. Open Championship on September 19, 2020 at Winged Foot Golf Club in Mamaroneck, New York. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)
Topline

Driving: 311.10 yards (7th)
Fairways: 41.07% (23/56) (26th)
Greens: 63.89% (46/72) (5th)
Putting: 1.61 (11th)
Birdies: 13 (4th)
Scores: 2 Eagles, 13 Birdies, 46 Pars, 11 Bogeys

Strokes Gained

Off the Tee: 5.38 (3rd)
Approach: 6.98 (3rd)
Around the Green: 5.42 (2nd)
Putting: 4.59 (18th)
Total: 22.37 (1st)


Career Victories

PGA Tour: 7
2020 U.S. Open
2020 Rocket Mortgage Classic
2018 Shriners Open
2018 Dell Tech Championship
2018 The Northern Trust
2018 Memorial Tournament
2017 John Deere Classic
European Tour: 1
2019 Omega Dubai Desert Classic


WITB: Bryson DeChambeau

Bryson DeChambeau Wins 2020 U.S. Open at Winged Foot
Bryson DeChambeau of the United States lines up a putt on the seventh hole during the final round of the 120th U.S. Open Championship on September 19, 2020 at Winged Foot Golf Club in Mamaroneck, New York. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Bryson DeChambeau won the U.S. Open at Winged Foot playing Cobra King clubs, Artisan wedges, a SIK putter, and a Bridgestone ball.

Driver: Cobra King Speedzone (5.5˚)
3 wood: Cobra King LTD Black (12.5˚)
Fairway wood: Cobra King F8+ (17.5˚)
Irons: Cobra King One Utility (4-5)
Irons: Cobra King Forged One, (6-PW)
Wedges: Artisan Prototype (50˚, 55˚ & 60˚)
Putter: SIK Tour Prototype
Ball: Bridgestone Tour B X
Apparel/Hat: Puma

Source: NationalClubGolfer.com


Money and Points

Bryson DeChambeau Wins 2020 U.S. Open at Winged Foot
Bryson DeChambeau walks past a leaderboard on his way to the 17th green during the final round of the 120th U.S. Open Championship on September 19, 2020 at Winged Foot Golf Club in Mamaroneck, New York. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Bryson DeChambeau walked away with a check for over $2 million for his four rounds of golf at Winged Foot. He also secured 100 world-ranking points, and 600 FedExCup points.

The 27-year old Texas resident is expected to move from ninth to 5th in the official World Golf Rankings when they are released later this evening. He will move to No. 1 on both the PGA Tour’s points and money lists for the foreseeable future.

Top-3 Check Cashers

1. DeChambeau – $2,250,000
2. Wolff – $1,350,000
3. Oosthuizen – $861,457


Quotable

Bryson DeChambeau Wins 2020 U.S. Open at Winged Foot
Bryson DeChambeau celebrates with caddie Tim Tucker after winning during the final round of the 120th U.S. Open Championship on September 19, 2020 at Winged Foot Golf Club in Mamaroneck, New York. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

“Well, I’d be remiss to not speak about my sponsors and the people that have affected me to make this all possible. I can’t remember every single one of them, but I want to say this first: Thanks to CPG, Cobra Puma Golf, Bridgestone, you’ve got HD Golf, Bentley, S&P, a bunch of people, Rolex, Veritext.

“They’ve all been supporting me through tough times, through good times. They’ve been incredible for me.”

Bryson DeChambeau


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