Tom Brady appeared like just about anything but the awesome, serene quarterback and every thing like a afraid, superior-handicap golfer during The Match: Champions for Charity.
But he even now managed to appear by means of in a massive way on Sunday afternoon.
Just after obtaining taunted by announcer Charles Barkley and taking a beating on social media as his tee pictures flew all in excess of the Medalist course, the former New England Patriots and existing Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback holed a wedge shot — while his microphone slipped and his trousers split — to make a birdie on the seventh gap at the Hobe Sound, Florida, course. The shot came soon after he essential to take a penalty stroke soon after an errant tee shot.
This shot from @TomBrady although 😳 #TheMatch
(by using @NBAonTNT) pic.twitter.com/0M0MGBzEor
— ESPN (@espn) Might 24, 2020
“Chuck, shut your mouth, Chuck,” Brady advised Barkley following the shot, soon after some pleasant banter amongst the two legends. Brady fired a person very last shot off on social media soon after the celebration, telling Barkley that he “assumed this was CHAMPIONS for charity,” referencing the Corridor of Famer’s lack of titles.
Participating in with Phil Mickelson as his spouse, the birdie in the very best-ball part of the competitors finished up only tying the gap, as Tiger Woods designed a 2-putt birdie — his eagle putt lipped out — to assistance him and spouse Peyton Manning continue being three up in the match that has elevated $20 million for COVID-19 reduction endeavours.
Woods and Manning went on to acquire the celebration.
Brady poked enjoyment at himself afterwards Sunday, tweeting that his “trousers needed in on social distancing I guess.”
Pants needed in on social distancing I guess… https://t.co/PJBPyFWowI
— Tom Brady (@TomBrady) Might twenty five, 2020
Brady’s birdie also earned a $100,000 donation from Brooks Koepka, who while watching the broadcast pledged that quantity if Brady could par any of the remaining holes on the front 9. He threw in another $100,000 if Brady have been to par possibly of the very last two holes on the front facet.