The Longest Shot

The Longest Shot: Jack Fleck, Ben Hogan, and Pro Golf`s Greatest Upset by golf blogger Neil Sagebiel, the improbable “million-to-one” story of unknown municipal golf pro Jack Fleck’s stunning victory at the 1955 U.S. Open where he dashed Ben Hogan’s hopes of becoming the only man to win a record five U.S. Open titles (NBC’s coverage of the tournament signed off that day declaring Hogan the winner), a feat ranked by Sports Illustrated as one of the top ten greatest upsets in sports history (World rights sold to Thomas Dunne Books/St. Martin’s Press)