US Open: You won't believe how fast the greens are at Shinnecock Hills

WATCH: here's proof at just how quick the greens are at this week's US Open.

Andy Roberts's picture
Tue, 12 Jun 2018


US Open and fast greens typically go hand-in-hand, and the story is little different at Shinnecock Hills this week.

The greens here caused chaos among the players when the New York course played host to the last US Open in 2004, with many pros unable to even keep their ball on the green due to the speed of the putting surfaces.

Check out this video from Jeff Smith (@radargolfpro) dropping a ball at the back of the 18th, and then watching it roll, roll and roll off the front edge...




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