'Happy Gilmore stuff': Topless golfer sinks eagle chip from the water

Tom HomewoodAssistant Producer


Unbelievable! American golfer Kevin Dougherty removed his shirt to play a shot from the water – and nailed it.

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The crowd at the Savannah Golf Championship couldn’t believe their eyes.

Dougherty found his playable shot sitting on the edge of the water on the par-4 fifth hole at The Landings Club’s Deer Creek Course.

But the 27-year-old decided to play the shot topless, in order not to ruin his shirt.

American Kevin Dougherty removed his shirt for a shot in the water. (Image: Web.com)
American Kevin Dougherty removed his shirt for a shot in the water. (Image: Web.com)

The American sent mud and grass flying as he hacked the ball out, and incredibly watched it drop in for an eagle.

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Dougherty celebrated in style running around high-fiving his caddie and other golfers.

Many fans described the show as something from the Adam Sandler classic film “Happy Gilmore”.

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