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Hell Hole
Gary Van Sickle
June 28, 1999
With its sheer length and impossible-to-hold green, the 5th at Pinehurst No. 2 proved to be the most difficult hole on perhaps the toughest layout the U.S. Open has ever seen
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June 28, 1999

Hell Hole

With its sheer length and impossible-to-hold green, the 5th at Pinehurst No. 2 proved to be the most difficult hole on perhaps the toughest layout the U.S. Open has ever seen

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The 5th was the hardest hole on what may be the Open's hardest course. The talk around Pinehurst is that the Open will return to No. 2, and soon. "I think that would be a good thing," said Price, a former PGA and British Open champion who felt unfairly beaten up by the course, "but I won't be here."

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