The 122nd US Open kicks off Thursday with the national championship taking place on one of the oldest golf courses in the United States. The Country Club in Brookline, Massachusetts had the honor of hosting its fourth US Open and the first since Curtis Strange beat Nick Faldo in 1988.
These two legends of the game make way for new ones as world number 3 Rory McIlroy begins his quest for the major number 5 in the early hours of the first round. He will be joined by 2021 Masters champion Hideki Matsuyama and Olympic gold medalist Xander Schauffele in a dynamite duet. McIlroy, however, isn’t the only man looking to make history. Brooks Koepka is trying to win his fifth major championship and his third US Open. Koepka is one of the few afternoon headliners as he opens with world No. 1 Scottie Scheffler and Players Champion Cameron Smith.
With big names, an old-school golf course and intrigue running rampant, this year’s US Open is already shaping up to be one to remember. CBS Sports will update this story with scores and highlights below. Check out the live scores at the top of this story, a more detailed ranking,and our complete .