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Cape Town - Follow the opening round of the 119th US Open Championship at Pebble Beach Golf Links in California on Thursday.

There are NINE South Africans in the field, namely four-time major champion Ernie Els, Louis Oosthuizen, Branden Grace, Justin Harding, Erik van Rooyen, Justin Walters, Dean Burmester, Merrick Bremner and amateur Jovan Rebula.

READ: 9 golfers flying SA flag high at US Open

The only South African of the group to have won the US Open is Els, who triumphed in 1994 and 1997.

Round 1 tee times (All SA times):

Hole 1

15:56 - Scott Piercy (USA), Erik Van Rooyen (RSA), a-Yu Chun-An (TPE)

16:29  - Patton Kizzire (USA), a-Jovan Rebula (RSA), Jason Dufner (USA)

16:51  - Zach Johnson (USA), Martin Kaymer (GER), Ernie Els (RSA)

17:46 - Chan Kim (USA), Justin Walters (RSA), Harris English (USA)

Hole 10 

15:56 - Dean Burmester (RSA), Bernd Wiesberger (AUT), Lee Kyoung-hoon (KOR)

17:35 - Jhonattan Vegas (VEN), Patrick Reed (USA), Louis Oosthuizen (RSA)

21:52 - Merrick Bremner (RSA), Chip McDaniel (USA), Cody Gribble (USA)

22:36 - Luke List (USA), Lucas Bjerregaard (DEN), Branden Grace (RSA)

23:09 - Justin Harding (RSA), Aaron Baddeley (AUS), Andrew Putnam (USA)

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