Martin Kaymer took a record-tying six-stroke lead into the weekend at golf’s U.S. Open, where one of his closest pursuers wondered if the former world No. 1 had been playing a different course than the rest of the field at the Pinehurst Resort in North Carolina.
Martin Kaymer has a three-shot lead after the first round at golf’s U.S. Open, where his 5-under-par 65 was the lowest score of the three championships held at Pinehurst Resort’s No. 2 course in North Carolina.
Martin Kaymer said he wasn’t surprised by his dominating performance at the U.S. Open, where the former No. 1-ranked golfer in the world won by eight strokes and became the seventh player in the tournament’s 114-year history to lead after all four rounds.