The dichotomy of golf
If you have ever hit that little white ball around a course, you know that you can get extremely lucky or unlucky…
Case in point: On Friday, Phil Mickelson’s errant drive found a bunker on the sixth hole at TPC Scottsdale during the ongoing Waste Management Open.
As luck would have it, a pretty decent lie allowed him to go for the green despite being 140 yards out. Mickelson obliged with this stunner…
— PGA TOUR (@PGATOUR) February 2, 2018
Meanwhile, on the other side of the coin, we have Ollie Schniederjans. After finding the green with a superlative drive on the par four 17th, he had a 74 footer for eagle.
The American must have been thinking he’ll get a birdie chance at the least, but the golfing gods had something else in store for him.
— PGA TOUR (@PGATOUR) February 1, 2018
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