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On The Range Blog - June 20

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On The Range Talent
Host: Gary Williams (Golf Channel)
Analyst: Billy Kratzert (4-time PGA TOUR winner)
Analyst: Bill Harmon (Instructor & Caddie for Jay & Bill Haas)

This Week’s Event
Travelers Championship
TPC River Highlands - Cromwell, CT
Defending Champion: Fredrik Jacobson

Featured Player
Webb Simpson
-2012 U.S. Open Champion
-3 career PGA TOUR wins
-Leads PGA TOUR in Putting Average
-5th appearance in Travelers Championship
-Caddie: Paul Tesori
-Swing Coach: Ted Kiegiel

Course Survey
TPC River Highlands
Par 70 - 6,844 Yards

Top 5: U.S. Opens of All-Time
Last week Webb Simpson posted a final round 68 and held on to win his first U.S. Open. Does it rank among the best of all-time? Here are the viewer results of our On The Range Poll and our analyst rankings for Top 5 U.S. Opens:

Billy Kratzert
1.) 2000 (Tiger Woods)
2.) 1960 (Arnold Palmer)
3.) 1962 (Jack Nicklaus)
4.) 1982 (Tom Watson)
5.) 2008 (Tiger Woods)

Gary Williams
1.) 1962 (Jack Nicklaus)
2.) 1913 (Francis Ouimet)
3.) 1950 (Ben Hogan)
4.) 2000 (Tiger Woods)
5.) 1982 (Tom Watson)

Viewer Results
1.) 2008 (Tiger Woods) 
2.) 1913 (Francis Ouimet)
3.) 1950 (Ben Hogan)
4.) 1960 (Arnold Palmer)
5.) 1962 (Jack Nicklaus)

Travelers Championship (Notable Groupings)
Thursday 12:44PM ET
Zach Johnson, Kyle Stanley, Fredrik Jacobson

Thursday 12:55PM ET
Webb Simpson, Bubba Watson, Keegan Bradley

Friday 12:44PM ET
Matt Kuchar, Hunter Mahan, Johnson Wagner

Friday 12:55PM ET
Loius Oosthuizen, Padraig Harrington, Justin Leonard

Next Week's Show
AT&T National & Constellation SENIOR PLAYERS Championship
Wednesday 8PM ET

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