Will Zalatoris and Matt Fitzpatrick share the lead at the US Open on the back nine after the Brit sinks a stunning chip at the 13th… as Rory McIlroy falls off the pace
- Will Zalatoris and Matt Fitzpatrick are currently at the top of the leaderboard
- World No 1 Scottie Scheffler is trying to keep in touch with them
- Rory McIlroy is struggling to stay in contention after a frustrating final day
Will Zalatoris and Matt Fitzpatrick share the lead heading into the final five holes of the US Open.
The pair hared the lead overnight, and there is still nothing to split them as the tournament heads towards a dramatic finale.
Meanwhile, World No. 1 Scheffler has shot up the leaderboard on the final day to put himself in a good position to add another major to his CV.
Will Zalatoris is currently the joint-leader at the US Open
Zalatoris is tied for the lead with Matt Fitzpatrick
Scottie Scheffler has moved himself into contention in the final round of the US Open
The American hit four birdies on the front nine, and looks to be finding his best form when it matters most.
Rory McIlroy and John Rahm look to have fallen out of contention after struggling to find their putting game on the final day.
There is still plenty to play for at the business end of the leaderboard, but some of the early starters have already finished their final rounds.
Rory McIlroy may have left himself too much to do heading into the final holes
Former winner Justin Rose ended the tournament seven over par, leaving him in a tie for 37th place.
Dustin Johnson, playing just a week after giving up his PGA membership, did not fare much better as he finished on six over par at Brookline.
A number of other major winners also endured a difficult Sunday, with Patrick Reed, Brooks Koepka and Bryson DeChambeau finishing 49th, 55th and 56th respectively.
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