Tiger Woods was an amateur when he played his first U.S. Open in 1995 at Shinnecock Hills in Southampton, N.Y. He withdrew during the second round with a wrist injury.
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He won his first U.S. Open in 2000 at Pebble Beach with the most dominant performance in major championship history.
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Woods made 21 birdies on his way to a 12-under 272 and an astonishing 15-stroke margin of victory.
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Woods went on to win the next three majors to complete his Tiger Slam.
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Woods won his second U.S. Open in 2002 at Bethpage Black, also on Long Island.
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He was the only player in the field to finish under par with a 72-hole total of 277.
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He won by three strokes over Phil Mickelson.
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Woods finished second to Michael Campbell in the 2005 U.S. Open at Pinehurst No. 2.
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After the death of his father, Earl, Woods took a hiatus that ended at the 2006 U.S. Open at Winged Foot, where he missed the cut. It was his first missed cut at a major as a pro.
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Woods won his third U.S. Open title in 2008 at Torrey Pines.
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It was revealed after the tournament that Tiger played with a broken leg and torn ligaments in his knee.
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After Woods and Rocco Mediate tied in regulation, they played an 18-hole playoff on Monday that once again failed to break the tie. Tiger sunk his putt for par on the first sudden-death hole to finally win.
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Woods has not won a major since that dramatic victory at Torrey Pines.
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Woods tied for sixth in 2009 at Bethpage Black.
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He tied for fourth at the 2010 U.S. Open at Pebble Beach and did not play due to injury in 2011.
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Tiger missed the 2014 U.S. Open due to injury and missed the cut at the 2015 Open at Chambers Bay after rounds of 80 and 76.
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