Golf bags these days are becoming more like Hawaiian shirts. Here’s Thongchai Jaidee’s Callaway bag for the 2013 US Open. You never would have guessed he’s from Thailand! The ex paratrooper also gave us an idea of the difficulty of the par 3, 17th hole at 246 yards. That’s borderline driver for most mere mortals! South African George Coetzee is also in the field and posted a pic of the nameplate on his locker. A nice little touch. Check out my 2013 US Open Betting Preview and Tips hereRead Full Story
Thongchai Jaidee and the Birth of Thai Golf
Posted Jun 05, 2012 by Dermot Gilleece
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