November 22, 2019
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Pepperell makes watery exit after Tin Cup moment

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Briton Eddie Pepperell peppered every ball he had into a pond at the Turkish Airlines Open on Saturday, then walked off the course.

FILE PHOTO: Golf – The 148th Open Championship – Royal Portrush Golf Club, Portrush, Northern Ireland – July 18, 2019 England's Eddie Pepperell during the first round REUTERS/Jason Cairnduff

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REUTERS: Briton Eddie Pepperell peppered every ball he had into a pond at the Turkish Airlines Open on Saturday, then walked off the course.

The world number 47 was later disqualified for "failure to complete a hole", officials said after the 28-year-old emptied his bag at the par-five fourth.

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"Eddie hit his shots to the green then came over to tell us he had run out of balls," former U.S. Open champion Martin Kaymer told reporters. "Then he walked off."

Kaymer wasn't sure if Pepperell had hit four or five balls.

"He was quick, so it was hard to keep track. He did not asRead More – Source

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