Motion-starved golf followers tuned in to check out Australia’s solely Masters champion Adam Scott have a hack spherical his native Queensland membership “with a mate” on Friday, dwell on Instagram.
Scott live-streamed 9 holes of play with native expert Wayne Perske at Maleny Golf Membership on the Sunshine Coast, with the pair waging a lovely guess of Aus $5 ($three) plus bragging rights.
Nonetheless whereas Scott already holds a doc 62 on the membership, Friday’s contest was evenly fought, with the pair tying the match.
Perske missed a putt on the ultimate phrase gap which will have given him the win, fairly a bit to Scott’s low cost.
“So we now have now halved the match. Sorry for no consequence for all you within the market,” Scott, the world No 6, talked about with smile.
“Nonetheless I am fairly blissful now that I’ve by no means obtained to dwell with Wayne beating me.”
Whereas the coronavirus pandemic has mothballed the European and PGA excursions, golf is allowed in restricted selection in most of Australia, which has up to now weathered the disaster comparatively correctly.
Scott emphasised at first of the spherical that he and Peske would observe acceptable social distance etiquette.
He furthermore paid tribute to Australia’s worthwhile efforts in containing the coronavirus.
“It makes me proud to be an Aussie to see how we’re going with this”, Scott talked about. “We now have to remain on prime of this subject. Hopefully, we get as soon as extra to some kind of normality shortly.”