Henrik Stenson snaps his club in two after errant shot at British Open

Henrik Stenson ran into some trouble on No. 17 during the first round of the British Open on Thursday morning, hitting into deep rough. He didn’t take it well.

Stenson bogeyed the par-4 17th and ended up with finishing at even-par 72 for the first round, which at the moment puts him in a tie for 44th. Check out the full British Open leaderboard here.

After spending the first 17 years of his Post career writing and editing, Matt and the printed paper had an amicable divorce in 2014. He's now blogging and editing for the Early Lead and the Post's other Web-based products.

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