Cejka seeks 3rd major at US Senior Open; Els, Furyk in field

US Senior Open Preview Golf
Posted at 11:22 AM, Jul 07, 2021
and last updated 2021-07-07 12:22:06-04

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Alex Cejka has had no trouble adjusting to professional golf’s 50-and-over division. The PGA Tour Champions newcomer already has wins in two senior majors and will go for a third this week in the U.S. Senior Open at Omaha Country Club in Nebraska.

The field includes 16 players who won a total of 26 majors before joining the senior tour. Among them in the Senior Open for the first time are Ernie Els, Jim Furyk, Jose Maria Olazabal, Rich Beem and Mike Weir.

Defending champion Steve Stricker is playing on the regular tour this week at the John Deere Classic.

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