The 18 Worst Things in Golf

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1. Finding your ball like this...

2. ... or like this...

Open de Espana round 3

3. ... or like this.


4. Hitting yourself in the face - with your own divot.


5. Unwittingly catching a golf ball with your head, like this...

6. Doing this...

7. Having the birds turn on you, like this...

8. Having a two-time major winning (and former world No.1) father - and shooting this score...

KLM Open Round Two

9. Qualifying to play in the Ryder Cup... and then being made to wear a jumper like this...

USA Team Photocall-2010 Ryder Cup

10. Holing the most important putt of your career - whilst dressed like this...

Justin Leonard of the USA

11. Hitting yourself in the, ahem, special area, like this...

12. Getting tickets to go to the Ryder Cup, then spending your day there like this...

Ryder Cup - Day Two Four-Balls

13. Missing the world's widest fairway.

14. Trying to skim your ball across a lake towards a green. And failing miserably.

15. Going to this guy for lessons.

16. Having a putt for a round of 59 miss by this much...

17. White belts.


18. "Mashed potato!"


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