Reader Poll: Best Pro Golf Shot Ever
29 Sep 2011
by Pete Wlodkowski of AmateurGolf.com
see also: Founder's Blog
After letting out a huge "yelp" at the
preposterous (and I mean that in a good
water hazard shot Bill Haas hit in the Tour
Championship playoff, I wondered where it
ranks on the list of the all-time greats.
Miller called it, but I certainly didn't think that
Haas had better than a 1-in-10 chance of
getting the ball close. Yet he pulled it off,
the composure to close the deal with a classy
two-putt on 18, and entered the history
as the winner of the most lucrative playoff in
If you haven't seen it, you can search "Bill
water shot" on youtube and be presented
videos from every angle.
you think this shot ranks with the greatest
tournament shots of all time?
you vote, please take a look at the list of 16
contenders, in chronological order. With
apologies to female golfers everywhere, my
knowledge of LPGA and Women's USGA
is embarrassing -- I'm open to suggestions
amateurgolf1 (at sign) yahoo.com.