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Something in the Water?

First John Daly decides he can’t make an event in Germany (that was surely paying a big appearance fee), then Colin Montgomerie pulls out. What’s the connection? Both were in Collingwood this week playing in a skins game match.

COLIN MONTGOMERIE this morning became the second big name to pull out of the BMW International Open in Munich before the start.

Montgomerie’s withdrawal because of sickness followed the decision of former Open champion – and another former winner of this title – John Daly not to make the trip “for personal reasons”.

Something they ate?

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A bestselling author and award-winning columnist, Robert Thompson has been writing about business and sports, and particularly golf, for almost two decades. His reporting and commentary on golf has appeared in Golf Magazine, the Globe and Mail, T&L Golf and many other media outlets. Currently Robert is a columnist with Global Golf Post, golf analyst for Global News and Shaw Communications, and Senior Writer to ScoreGolf. The Going for the Green blog was launched in 2004.

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  • I cheer for Monty and Daly as golfers, obviously they made their quota from Telus, don’t need a BMW (?), and as independent contractors both are free to make bad decisions. I haven’t checked to see if they played in Hartford.

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