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The Latest: Arnold Palmer’s 1960 US Open win honored at Erin

The Latest: Arnold Palmer’s 1960 US Open win honored at Erin
Brian Harman smiles on the 18th green during the third round of the U.S. Open golf tournament Saturday, June 17, 2017, at Erin Hills in Erin, Wis. (Chris Carlson/Associated Press)

ERIN, Wis. — The Latest on the U.S. Open (all times local):

1:10 p.m.

The 18th hole at Erin Hills has a special flag for the final round of the U.S. Open.

The flag commemorates the late Arnold Palmer’s win at the 1960 U.S. Open at Cherry Hills. It features a silhouette of Palmer in mid-stride, tossing his visor in the air. Palmer shot a 65 after going into the final round trailing by seven shots.

Brian Harman is the leader at Erin Hills. He tees off later on Sunday. Harman has a one-shot lead over Justin Thomas, Brooks Koepka and Tommy Fleetwood.

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12:35 p.m.

Jordan Spieth hit probably one of the best tee shots he has made all weekend at the U.S. Open.

With a gusty wind blowing across Erin Hills, Spieth’s first shot at the par-3 13th hole landed about 5 feet from the flag. He putted for birdie to move to 2 under for the day and 2 over for the tournament.

The world’s fifth-ranked player is well off the lead. Spieth has said that he feels that…

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