Quite the double

With his victory at Chambers Bay on Sunday, Jordan Spieth is 2-for-2 this year in majors and became the sixth golfer to win both the Masters and U.S. Open in the same year. Those winners:

 

1941: Craig Wood

 

1953: Ben Hogan

 

1960: Arnold Palmer

 

1972: Jack Nicklaus

 

2002: Tiger Woods

 

2015: Jordan Spieth

 

–19 at the Old Course at St Andrews in Scotland. It will be the 29th Open Championship played at St Andrews.