June 2008's US Open produced one of the most unexpected and dramatic showdowns in golf history. Day after day the invincible Tiger Woods was challenged by Rocco Mediate, a respected journeyman. On Sunday, both ended play tied at par, forcing a playoff. Defying expectations, Mediate played Woods to yet another tie, losing only after forcing a sudden-death showdown.
Through it all, Rocco Mediate emerged as one of the most likable, open, and fascinating golfers. In ARE YOU KIDDING ME?, he tells the full story of these five life-changing days. With John Feinstein, whose insider knowledge of the golf world is unparalleled, Mediate relives one of sport's greatest feats, how one man overcame every obstacle to challenge the game's finest.
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This is a good book for anyone golf fan. Especially anyone that saw that epic battle between Tiger and Rocca in that 2008 US Open.
Are you kidding me
Just a greatbfun book to read and learn about the tour the players and whats involved around the sport of golf.
Roccos story is very moving
Wish he wins a major
Great underdog story with a twist
This was another great read. Thanks again JF for your insight and colorful look at A very important part of Rocco’s career. I knew of his back issues but you exposed the affect it had on his personal life as well. Classic underdog story that was epic watching on TV.