The 15-year-old's dream run came to an end on Monday, but she was won numerous new fans along the way.
Brooks Koepka is the bookmakers' favorite as the third major of the year gets underway on Thursday at Pebble Beach, California.
Woods ended an 11-year wait for a major in April when he won The Masters, but can he repeat the feat at Pebble Beach?
At 15/2, Koepka is the bookies' favorite to win the U.S. Open for the third consecutive year, while Tiger Woods is at 9/1.
Brooks Koepka could become the first man in 114 years to win the U.S. Open three times in a row if he wins at Pebble Beach this weekend.
Woods has now missed the PGA Championship cut three out of his last four tries, and Brooks Koepka is cruising as the clubhouse leader by seven strokes.
Camera crews at the US Open caught the act and it has since been doing the rounds on social media.
Spieth's heroics beat out Daniel Berger of the United States.
British players are given priority even if they are not particularly good.
Each of the past seven majors has been won by a different player.
The Northern Irishman had argued against the grass being cut back before the start of the tournament.
The 28-year-old has never won a major tournament.
The golfer was arrested on Monday near his Florida home after falling asleep behind the wheel of his car.
The 41-year-old said he was affected by a mix of prescription medications taken after back surgeries.
The Briton has suffered with injury this year.
Garcia took his first major victory at his 74th attempt.
Garcia has had a long history of near misses.
The sisters last contested the Wimbledon 2009 final.
Nicklaus won 18 major golf championships.
By certain metrics, Novak Djokovic has had the better year.
Sharapova can return on April 26.
The 22-times Grand Slam winner was troubled by a knee injury.
The All England Club could make the decision in the wake of two-year drugs ban.
The sports manufacturers will continue their agreements despite two-year ban.