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L.A. Country Club planning to host 2023 U.S. Open

L.A. Country Club planning to host 2023 U.S. Open

All you see at the entrance on Wilshire Boulevard is a simple numerical address: 10101. Nothing to advertise the expansive clubhouse and championship golf courses behind the trees on either side of the driveway. The 1,500 members can speak of the facility in great detail; not many others can.

That is about to change.

The Los Angeles Country Club, one of the area's most exclusive clubs, has reached a preliminary agreement with the United States Golf Assn. to stage the 2023 U.S. Open, one of the world's most high-profile golf events, several individuals familiar with the process confirmed.

The tournament would take place 75 years after the only previous Open in Los Angeles...

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