- Man in Memphis
In just his second start after taking time off with a back injury, Dustin Johnson won the FedEx St. Jude Classic by a single shot over John Merrick. This is DJ's 5th straight year with a PGA TOUR win out of college and is the best streak since Tiger Woods.
- In the Open
Spencer Levin missed the cut in Memphis, but is in the U.S. Open. He moved to 60th in the Official World Golf Ranking to earn an exemption. Branden Grace, Justin Hicks, Colt Knost, and Kyle Thompson are also in the year’s second Major.
- Shanshan Shines
China is celebrating its first major champion today. 22-year-old Shanshan Feng won the Wegmans LPGA Championship by 2 shots for her first career LPGA Tour win.
- Back to Back
Tom Lehman successfully defended his title in the Regions Tradition with a 2-shot win over Bernhard Langer. It's his 3rd Champions Tour major win in 3 seasons.
- American Airlines’ Future
- Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference
- $3.456 Million for Lunch with Warren Buffett
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