How much is your handicap worth to you? For one golfer in Ireland, it's apparently worth €10m. In a bizarre story that, honestly, belongs in The Onion, 75-year-old golfer Thomas Talbot is suing his former club, Hermitage Golf Club, after the handicap secretary reduced his handicap by 7.7 shots between 1999 and 2004.
As the Irish Independent reported, Talbot claimed the handicap reduction took a personal toll on him over the last six years, as friends at his former club refused to play with him and labelled him a cheat.
The golf club claimed that based on GUI Rule 19, it had an obligation toRead More »from Man sues golf club for lowering handicap