Photos for June 16, 2010

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Fans watch players come through the 17th hole during the final practice round before the U.S. Open.

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Vijay Singh during a practice round for the U.S. Open.

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Jim Furyk blasts out of a bunker at Pebble's eighth hole.

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Geoff Ogilvy tees off in front of a crowd of spectators at Pebble Beach.

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Defending U.S. Open champion Lucas Glover tees off on the 11th hole Wednesday at Pebble Beach.

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K.J. Choi blasts out of a bunker during Wednesday's practice round at the U.S. Open.

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Stuart Appleby contemplates his second shot on the ninth hole Wednesday at Pebble Beach.

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Alex Martin and Laura Nochta

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Hunter Mahan cut short his Wednesday practice round because of pace of play.

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Hudson Swafford (left) and Russell Henley chatted live on Golfweek.com from Pebble Beach on June 16.

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Tom Watson walks up to the eighth hole during a practice round for the U.S. Open golf tournament Wednesday at the Pebble Beach Golf Links in in California, U.S.A.

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Arjun Atwal is coming back from surgery on a torn rotator cuff in 2009.

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Steve Stricker hits into the 10th hole Wednesday at Pebble Beach.

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Henrik Stenson during a practice round at Pebble Beach.

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Soccer fans blow vuvuzelas in a fan zone near Pretoria, South Africa on Wednesday. The noisemakers are banned on the PGA Tour, of course. But Ernie Els is open to the idea to allow them during the practice rounds. Seriously?

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John Daly, right, during the pro-am for the Nationwide Tour's Fort Smith Classic.

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Brian Harman at the 2009 Walker Cup.

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Ryo Ishikawa hits a drive during a practice round at Pebble Beach.

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Rory McIlroy during a practice round for the U.S. Open.

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Jarrod Lyle decided to go to Pebble Beach instead of play the Nationwide Tour event in Arkansas.

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England's Tom Lewis hails from Welwyn Garden City, Nick Faldo’s hometown.

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Ty Tryon tees off during a practice round for the U.S. Open.

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The seventh green at Pebble Beach Golf Links.

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Robert Dinwiddie of England

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English amateur Tom Lewis finished 12th in the Australian Open, and lost a playoff in the New South Wales Open, another pro event Down Under. Lewis, the son of a former touring professional, has a simple swing that’s turned him into a dangerous long-iron player.

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Georgia's Russell Henley ended the 2009-10 season at the top of the Golfweek/Sagarin College Rankings.

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Ian Poulter warms up for the U.S. Open.

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Dustin Johnson

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Chi Chi Rodriguez (File photo)

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Australia's best players Robert Allenby, Geoff Ogilvy and Adam Scott tee off together starting Thursday at the U.S. Open.

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Phil Mickelson on U.S. Open Tuesday at Pebble Beach.

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Rory McIlroy, right, of Northern Ireland, walks past Ryo Ishikawa of Japan on the first fairway during the first round of the Masters golf tournament at the Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Ga., Thursday, April 9, 2009.

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