John Daly, pants dazzle at British Open
St. Andrews is considered the birthplace of golf. It is perhaps the most revered course in the world. So I don't know why so many golfers chose to show up for the first round of the Open Championship and disrespect the venue by wearing absurd costumes. Take a look.
Here, Daly caught a reflection of himself in the blade of his putter.
They say your sense of taste goes as you age. Apparently, so does your ability to see color.
This is fairly normal for Ian Poulter.
This female golfer struggled playing on the tougher layout of a men's major course, shooting 7-over. Oh, I'm told that's Rickie Fowler, not a woman. Huh.
So ridiculous were Thursday's outfits that a Swedish golfer (Fredrik Andersson Hed) looked downright conservative. A Swedish golfer!!!
This guy, the tournament leader, went so far as to wear some sort of ridiculous, fake wig.
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