The U.S. Open, the second Major Championship of the year, tees off this week at Oakmont Country Club.

Australia will be represented by seven players including World Number 1 Jason Day and 2006 U.S. Open champion Geoff Ogilvy.

Round One Tee Times
US TIME AEST TEE PLAYERS
6.45am 8.45pm 1st

Denny McCarthy (USA), Aron Price (AUS), Mikael Lundberg (SWE)

8.02am 10.02pm 10th

Marc Leishman (AUS), Jimmy Walker (USA), Paul Casey (ENG)

1.14pm 3.14am 10th

Cam Smith (AUS), Steven Bowditch (AUS), Derek Bard (am)(USA)

1.47pm 3.37am 1st

Webb Simpson (USA), Graeme McDowell (NIR), Geoff Ogilvy (AUS)

2.20pm 4.20am 1st

Jason Day (AUS), Louis Oosthuizen (RSA), Adam Scott (AUS)

 

Jason Day

World ranking:  1
Number of tournaments played this year:  11
Best finish this year:  1st Arnold Palmer Invitational, WGC – Dell Match Play Championship and THE PLAYERS Championship
Last victory:  15 May 2016 – THE PLAYERS Championship
How he got in the field:  Winning the PGA Championship in 2015

Record at the US Open
2011 2nd
2012 T59
2013 T2
2014 T4
2015 T9

Adam Scott

World ranking:  8
Number of tournaments played this year:  10 (PGA TOUR)
Best finish this year:  1st The Honda Classic and WGC – Cadillac Championship
Last victory:  6 March 2016 – WGC – Cadillac Championship
How he got in the field:  Winning The Masters in 2013

Record at the US Open
2002 MC
2003 MC
2004 MC
2005 T28
2006 T21
2007 MC
2008 T26
2009 T36
2010 MC
2011 MC
2012 T15
2013 T45
2014 T9
2015 T4

Marc Leishman

World ranking:  40
Number of tournaments played this year:  14 (PGA TOUR)
Best finish this year:  T5 Northern Trust Open
Last victory:  6 December 2015 – Nedbank Golf Challenge – European Tour
How he got in the field:  Top-60 in the Official World Golf Rankings as of 23 May 2016

Record at the US Open
2010 MC
2011 T51
2012 DNP
2013 MC
2014 DNP
2015 MC

Steven Bowditch

World ranking:  121
Number of tournaments played this year:  15 (PGA TOUR)
Best finish this year:  T10 Hyundai Tournament of Champions
Last victory:  31 May 2015 – AT&T Byron Nelson – PGA TOUR
How he got in the field:  Qualified for the 2015 Tour Championship

Record at the US Open
2016 First appearance

Cameron Smith

World ranking: 138
Number of Professional tournaments played this year: 12 (PGA TOUR)
Best finish this year: T11 AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am
Last victory: Has never had a Professional win
How he got in the field: Finishing top-10 at the 2015 U.S. Open

Record at the US Open
2015 T4

Geoff Ogilvy

World ranking: 240
Number of tournaments played this year:  13 (PGA TOUR)
Best finish this year:  T33 at the Memorial Tournament
Last victory:  3 August 2014 – Barracuda Championship
How he got in the field:  As the 2006 U.S. Open Champion, this is the last time he can use this exemption.

Record at the US Open
2003 MC
2004 DNP
2005 T28
2006 1st
2007 T42
2008 T9
2009 T47
2010 MC
2011 MC
2012 MC
2013 T32
2014 MC
2015 T18

Aron Price

World ranking:  418
Number of Professional tournaments played this year:  4 (PGA Tour of Australasia), 1 (Web.com Tour), 1 PGA TOUR Canada
Best finish this year:  T3 Oates Vic Open (PGA Tour of Australasia)
Last victory:  21 November 2013 – New South Wales Open – PGA Tour of Australasia
How he got in the field:  Qualified at Jacksonville Sectional

Record at the US Open
2014 MC
2015 DNP