Nicklaus defeats ‘Monster’ in Sr. Open

On July 28, 1991, pro golfer Jack Nicklaus won the U.S. Senior Open at the Oakland Hills Country Club, called “The Monster” by Ben Hogan, in a course-record-tying 65 strokes. Nicklaus beat Chi Chi Rodriguez by four strokes after hitting a birdie in each of the first eight holes. He trailed by one stroke at the end of the…