Rickie Fowler's Kneeling Bunker Shot

Rickie and Butch show how to escape bunkers from even the most unbelievable lies.

Presented By Farmers Insurance

Released on 6/2/2016

Credits

Starring: Butch Harmon and Rickie Fowler

Transcript

00:00
(upbeat percussion music)
00:03
Hah.
00:04
(steady percussion music)
00:08
Well, you have one that's got a showb in before
00:11
and I'm sure you probably had a shot like this,
00:12
but how you gonna play this?
00:14
I don't know.
00:15
The only way might be here.
00:17
You kiddin' me with this?
00:19
What are you prayin' before you hit it?
00:21
I already said a prayer.
00:22
(electronic slam)
00:23
Good luck with that one.
00:25
(driving music)
00:28
(cracking)
00:30
(cracking)
00:37
Well, I've seen a thing or two.
00:38
I remember in the Open Championship couple years ago
00:40
at 18 in Hoylake you had some kind of
00:42
Yeah. weird line,
00:43
you figured it out.
00:44
Yeah, I remember that one.
00:45
I had one foot I was able to stay in,
00:46
and I had a knee up on top of the pot bunker.
00:49
And hit a good shot, but this one, ah--
00:51
This one you might have to hit off your knees.
00:54
I may have to.
00:56
So if in fact this was how you were gonna play it,
00:58
because you can't use any lower body,
01:00
you're gonna use,
01:01
cock the club up and just stick it in the ground, or?
01:03
It's plugged a little bit so,
01:06
gotta get it up and steep,
01:07
'cause obviously if you come in here,
01:09
you hit the sand,
01:10
hit it fat,
01:10
it's just gonna go back in the bunker.
01:11
Probably won't make much follow-through either, will ya'?
01:13
Here and just right into the sand.
01:16
So tryin' to hit a little behind it.
01:18
Sound about right?
01:19
Yeah.
01:20
I like it, I don't have to hit it.
01:21
Give it a shot.
01:22
(upbeat music)
01:25
(sandy thud)
01:26
(sandy thud)
01:27
(upbeat music)
01:31
Better than we thought.
01:33
(laughs)
01:35
Just so you know,
01:36
if you get this shot,
01:37
that's all you wanna do is get it out.
01:39
But better than that,
01:39
don't hit here.
01:40
Let's go find a rake.
01:42
That was awesome.
01:43
Left it short of the holey.
01:45
(upbeat music)
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