Best & Worst: Matt Baldwin

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Matt claimed to have some scores to settle with his fellow Tour Pros...

Matt Baldwin gives us his personal ‘Best & Worst’ of being a European Tour Pro, giving him a chance to ‘get his own back’ on a certain Joburg Open winner Andy Sullivan…

The Southport star was grilled ahead of the BMW PGA Championships at Wentworth, where South Korean rookie Byeong Hun An emerged victorious.

He had some special mentions for his fellow pro’s – including fellow Southport pro Tommy Fleetwood.

What’s the best part of being a Tour Pro?

“Getting to see places that most people don’t.”

Worst part of of being a Tour Pro?


What’s your best shot?

“My stock shot’s a draw – a punchy draw.”

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What’s your worst shot?

“Left to right shots are not my ideal!”

Who’s the best playing partner?

“I’ve got a few friends I enjoy playing practice rounds with!

“Paul Waring…Andy Sullivan.”

Worst playing partner?

“Funnily enough I’ve played golf with Tommy [Fleetwood] from my town a few times and never played well with him!”

Best course on Tour?

“French Open – Le Golf National.”

Worst rule in golf?

“Mud balls.

“Spike marks are a funny one as well.”

Best hair on Tour?


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Worst hair on Tour?

“Robert Rock”

Most generous player on Tour?

“Paul Waring”

Who’s the tightest on Tour?

“He’ll hate me for saying it but… Simon Dyson”

Funniest player on Tour?

“Richard Finch”

Least funny player on Tour?

“Definitely Andy Sullivan”

Worst career performance?

“In Morocco this year. I had a shocker which was very unlike me”

Best career performance?

“Qualifying for two majors on my first year on tour in 2012”

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