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Jimmy Walker becoming harder to overlook after run of strong play

...one moment when Walker even looked like Woods.One of the more fascinating moments of Woods' 15-shot win at the 2000 U.S. Open came late in the final round at Pebble Beach when he hit a flyer over the 16th green and chipped to 15 feet. The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-01-20/jimmy-walker-becoming-harder
Tiger Woods hopes extra work leads to long stay at British Open

...Sunday. And that was certainly one of them."The others were at the 1997 Masters, which he won by 12 shots; the 2000 U.S. Open at Pebble Beach, which he won by 15 shots; and 2000 British Open at St. Andrews, which he won by eight shots to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-07-15/tiger-woods-hopes-extra-work
The PGA Tour heads to Florida and the stars - particularly Tiger Woods - are finally coming out to play

...going to happen. ... It was not a fair fight, as Roger Maltbie would say."That was Maltbie's line from the 2000 U.S. Open at Pebble Beach after Woods hit 7-iron out of the rough on the par-5 sixth hole to 15 feet. He won by 15 shots...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-02-25/pga-tour-heads-florida-and-s
Tiger Woods coasts to victory in Bridgestone Invitational

...In the 19 times in which he has won his last start before a major, he's only followed up with a win four times: 2000 U.S. Open (after winning The Memorial), 2001 Masters (Players), 2006 PGA (Buick) and 2007 PGA (Bridgestone).The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2013-08-04/tiger-woods-coasts-victory-b
Tiger Woods coasts to victory in Bridgestone Invitational

...In the 19 times in which he has won his last start before a major, he's only followed up with a win four times: 2000 U.S. Open (after winning The Memorial), 2001 Masters (Players), 2006 PGA (Buick) and 2007 PGA (Bridgestone).The...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/news/latest-news/tiger-woods-coasts-victory-bri
Finally, an Australian Open for Safin

...hungering for an Australian winner. This was the Russian's second Grand Slam tournament title, his other coming at the 2000 U.S. Open against Pete Sampras in the final. "It's psychological - you start to have doubts, like really I could do this...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/01/31/oth_441460.shtml
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Safin downs Hewitt at Paris Masters

...Guillermo Canas next. Canas defeated Feliciano Lopez 6-3, 6-3. "It's a long time since I played this well," 2000 U.S. Open champion Safin said. "I hope I can stay playing like this until the end of the season. In a rematch of the 2002...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/11/06/oth_433650.shtml
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Safin loses to Melzer; Federer wins

...like playing tennis today. I had no motivation. I didn't want to be on court. I'm not a morning person," the 2000 U.S. Open champion said. "The balls are of bad quality. They are a nightmare. You don't have confidence in your shots...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/05/14/oth_415604.shtml
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A trophy with a business card

...had won the previous year, and he had to get his (engraving) done in Orlando," Tiger Woods said, recalling his 2000 U.S. Open victory at Pebble Beach. "He left the card taped underneath it." Jim Furyk, ever the student for detail, got...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/07/30/gol_382535.shtml
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Woods gets win at Bay Hill, again

...rewrite a few more PGA Tour records. Woods, 26, already the youngest player to reach 20 victories when he won the 2000 U.S. Open 21 months ago, became the youngest to make it to 30 with his 13-under-par 275 trip over the toughened-up Bay...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/03/18/gol_339395.shtml
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