Johnson claims dramatic victory at Oakmont

Johnson claims dramatic victory at Oakmont

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Dustin Johnson banished the ghost of Chambers Bay as he won the US Open in dramatic fashion to claim a first Major Championship at Oakmont Country Club.

The American three-putted the last in Washington last season as the title slipped away in agonising fashion but he made up for it 12 months later with an emphatic victory in Pennsylvania.

There was high drama on the back nine as the prospect of a one-shot penalty loomed over Johnson but in the end it did not matter as he finished four under after a 69, three clear of Ireland’s Shane Lowry and Americans Jim Furyk and Scott Piercy.

Lowry came into the final round with a four-shot lead but Johnson had passed him by the turn before…



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