PGA Champ Jason Day Accepts a 9-Ball Pool Golf Challenge

He may be a top world competitor in traditional 18-hole golf, but how does Jason Day fare when challenged with pool golf? We put him to the test.

Released on 11/30/2015

Credits

Starring: Jason Day

Transcript

00:00
(leafblower revving)
00:05
Hey it's Jason Day, I'm here with Golf Digest.
00:07
They set up a nine-ball challenge, let's see if I can do it.
00:11
(bluesy music)
00:23
[Interviewer] What's the farthest
00:24
you can hit a seven iron?
00:25
[Day] Ah, 200 yards.
00:29
Oh!
00:30
[Interviewer] What's a course
00:31
that's still on your bucket list?
00:33
Probably Pine Valley, I think that'd be pretty cool.
00:36
[Interviewer] Funniest thing Dash has ever done
00:38
at a tour event?
00:40
He always wants to putt on the green,
00:42
right after I've finished a win,
00:43
and he always wants to jump in a bunker.
00:49
[Interviewer] Meat pie or sausage roll?
00:51
Meat pie, straight away, not even a thought.
00:59
Oh shoot!
01:01
[Interviewer] J.R. Smith or Lebron James?
01:04
Gotta go with my boy, J.R. Smith.
01:10
[Interviewer] Rugby or ice hockey?
01:11
I gotta go rugby.
01:13
[Interviewer] What position would you play?
01:15
[Day] Center.
01:16
[Interviewer] What's the last concert you went to?
01:18
One Direction with Ellie, Dash, and my man over there Bud.
01:24
Got to go backstage and see Niall.
01:26
Ah, come on!
01:35
(laughing)
01:46
[Interviewer] What was your son Dash's first word?
01:48
Dada, easy to say.
01:53
And only because I'm a legend. (laughs)
01:57
I'm going to go that corner, right there.
02:01
[Interviewer] Five footer for your life,
02:03
you or Jordan Spieth?
02:04
Me.
02:07
Just like that. (laughs)
02:11
Hey guys, I think I nailed it.
02:13
Subscribe to the Golf Digest Channel.
02:15
If there's anything you want me to do next time,
02:18
comment below, cheers.
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