Jon Rahm was main The Gamers Championship when he discovered a fairway bunker on the par-5 11th gap at TPC Sawgrass.
He and his caddie had a dialogue earlier than his second shot through which his caddie, Adam Hayes, tried to speak him into laying up, which everybody watching knew was the protected and proper play.
Rahm, nevertheless, didn’t really feel the identical as everybody watching. As an alternative he felt like laying up would result in a harder angle on his subsequent shot and he simply didn’t need that. So he determined to go for the inexperienced in two, which proved to be fairly expensive as he hit it within the water, needed to accept a bogey 6 on the par 5, after which by no means recovered on his solution to ending tied for 12th.
Right here’s the dialog the 2 had and it’s fairly fascinating, particularly the physique language and facial expressions by his caddie:
Rahm has been recognized for having fairly a mood and that certain did aptitude again up after that shot, as he appeared to have some indignant phrases for his caddie, or simply the second usually, as they walked as much as his subsequent shot.
Rahm appeared heated the remainder of the spherical, too. He bogeyed 15, parred the straightforward 16th, after which double bogeyed the long-lasting 17th when he discovered the water on his tee shot.
The winner, Rory McIlroy, obtained $2.25 million for the win. Rahm took dwelling $253,125 for his t-12 so yeah, his mistake on 11 and the others on the best way in proved to be fairly expensive.
Subsequent time he would possibly need to hearken to his caddie.
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