Scottish Open :: Neeps & Tatties :: Day 2

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A generous portion of tasty
Scottish Open morsels direct from Royal Aberdeen

A bad dose of wind

How tough was it playing in that wind today? David Howell summed it up nicely: “It’s brutal." And that's from a man sitting on four-under-par. “At 13 yesterday, Rory knocked it on the green," added the Englishman. "On the same hole today, I hit driver, 2-iron."


Aces high?

Think yesterday’s two holes in one were impressive? Well, the Open de Espana just a few weeks back had four. Two rounds and two aces to go, boys...


Lowry's identity crisis

Quick question: Since when did Shane Lowry decide to switch allegiances to the Ivory Coast?!



England on top...

Going into this week, English golfers had won 56 more European Tour events than the rest of the UK combined. That’s a hard neep to swallow for us Scots. Still, maybe that will soften the blow for them after they exited the World Cup so early...


Scottish Open :: Pic of the Day


It’s clearly a tough life being a marshall...


Move over Vijay!

Has Kristoffer Broberg  overtaken Vijay Singh as the game’s hardest worker? When asked how much he practices per day, the Swede answered: “Like, ten or 12 hours.” Dearie me!


A game of two halves

Spare a thought for England’s Tom Lewis. Out in 31, he came back in 40. Ouch!


Fashion sense?

Some of the crowd tried to bring a bit of style to the second day at Royal Aberdeen. We’ll let you be the judge...



What a curry on!

What do you do when you triple-bogey the last to miss the cut by one? If you're Ian Poulter, you go for a curry. Shortly after taking a six up the 18th, he tweeted: “Right time to hit the curry house and a few Stella Artois Then get myself to Hoylake for a weekend of preparation.” As you do!


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