McIlroy dominates U.S. Open

2011 us open results rory mcilroy

BETHESDA, MY (TheSpread) – In a historic performance, Rory McIlroy won his first major championship on Sunday, winning the 2011 U.S. Open by eight shots.

View Current Golf Odds

McIlroy shot a 2-under 69 in Sunday’s final round to finish at -16 for the tournament, eight shots ahead of Jason Day. The 16-under total was a new U.S. Open record.

According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bodog, McIlroy had 12/1 odds to win this year’s golf tournament, meaning a $100 wager on him will pay out an additional $1,200.

McIlroy set new records for leads after 36 holes and 54 holes as he shot below 70 in each round, including a 65 in round one and 66 in round two. This is the first major championship for McIlroy, who lost the 2011 Masters after leading by four shots entering the final round.

2011 U.S. Open Top 10 Results

1 Rory McIlroy -16 (268)

2 Jason Day -8 (276)

T3 Kevin Chappell -6 (278)

T3 Robert Garrigus -6 (278)

T3 Lee Westwood -6 (278)

T3 Y.E. Yang -6 (278)

T7 Peter Hanson -5 (279)

T7 Sergio Garcia -5 (279)

T9 Charl Schwartzel -4 (280)

T9 Louis Oosthuizen -4 (280)

Bet on Golf Odds

Want More From TheSpread.com? Follow us on Twitter and Facebook or Subscribe to Our News Feeds!

Golf Top Stories

Thumbnail Valero Texas Open Picks The 2017 Valero Texas Open tees off tomorrow. Here are some of the golfers we think can contend for the victory.
Thumbnail Valero Texas Open Odds The PGA Tour moves back to Texas this weekend for the Valero Texas Open. Here is a look at the odds to win this tournament.
Thumbnail RBC Heritage Predictions The 2017 RBC Heritage tees off tomorrow. Here are some of the golfers we think can contend for the victory.
Thumbnail RBC Heritage Odds It’s back to the regular cycle of the PGA Tour this week, coming off the first major. Here is a look at the odds to win the RBC Heritage.
Thumbnail The Masters Picks The 2017 Masters tees off tomorrow morning. Here are the golfers we like for the first major of the year.

Recent Discussions Other Sports