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Hennie Otto drowns putter (again) while defending SA Open title.


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#1 Stretch

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Posted 17 November 2012 - 01:58 PM

Hennie missed a 2-footer on 15 (he teed off on 10) and -- not for the first time -- decided to test his flat stick's flotation in the adjacent water hazard. Putted with his lob wedge for the rest of the round (including one jarred downhill 30-footer on 7) and shot 75 to take himself completely out of it.

Those who forget the lessons of history are doomed to repeat them! :huh:



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#2 KILLEDBYASHANKEDWEDGE

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Posted 17 November 2012 - 02:03 PM

Somewhere Daly haters are writing page long diatribes about this guy and his wasted talent.

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Posted 17 November 2012 - 03:41 PM

how awkward would it be to be the other guy on the green waiting to putt
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Posted 17 November 2012 - 03:45 PM

I'm lost... Is there a video of him throwing his putter into the water? Isn't this a really old video also?

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Posted 17 November 2012 - 04:04 PM

View Post+Church, on 17 November 2012 - 03:45 PM, said:

I'm lost... Is there a video of him throwing his putter into the water? Isn't this a really old video also?

I was thinking the same thing - this video is a few years old, not from this week.


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Posted 17 November 2012 - 11:49 PM

The video was just for the purpose of illustrating Hennie's prior rap sheet. No film of the latest blow-out (that I can find), but I imagine it looked something like this -- from the 2006 Dunhill Champs:

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"Get thee behind me, Satan."

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Posted 18 November 2012 - 04:57 AM

Moron, quit golfing now.  Try McDonalds, so you can put together some sloppy Big Macs.

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Posted 18 November 2012 - 05:24 AM

Well, he got himself a new putter and shot a course-record 62 today -- so flipping burgers probably isn't on the menu for the moment!



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Posted 18 November 2012 - 08:29 AM

View PostStretch, on 18 November 2012 - 05:24 AM, said:

Well, he got himself a new putter and shot a course-record 62 today -- so flipping burgers probably isn't on the menu for the moment!

He must have meant BUY A McDonald's. Like, buy some franchises.

Must have been it.  Had to be.

Edited by Vindog, 18 November 2012 - 08:29 AM.

run of the mill driver with stock shaft
a couple of outdated hybrids
shovel-ier shovels
wedges from same shovel company
some putter with a dead insert and
a hideous grip




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