The Englishman revealed that he had a heavy night prior to the Open final round
Eddie Pepperell: “I Had Too Much To Drink Last Night.”
His round wouldn’t be enough, however, after Justin Rose posted six under with a birdie on 18.
Pepperell, who is loved by fans and media alike for being refreshingly honest, revealed after his round that he had a heavy night on Saturday.
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“I was a little hungover. I won’t lie,” he said.
“I had too much to drink last night.
And I was so frustrated yesterday, that today was really, I wouldn’t say a write-off, but I didn’t feel I was in the golf tournament.
“Whether I shot 69 or 73 today, it wouldn’t have been heartbreaking. But as it happens, I shot 67. So, you know, it’s a funny game.”
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Pepperell only qualified for The Open after a 2nd place finish at last week’s Scottish Open and is on for his best ever finish in a major.
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