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U.S. Open course might suit Rory McIlroy just fine

U.S. Open course might suit Rory McIlroy just fine

One month ago, Rory McIlroy drove his ball so far and with such precision that he blew away the field by seven shots in the Wells Fargo Championship, scoring a 61 along the way. He looked as formidable as in any of his four major championship victories. "Everything is firing on all cylinders for me," the world's top golfer said. McIlroy was then headed for his native Northern Ireland to play the Irish Open on one of the world's best links courses at Royal County Down. It figured to only prime him for the unusual American links test in the U.S. Open at Chambers Bay that begins Thursday. Add another major to the trophy case, right? Somewhere over the Atlantic Ocean,...

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