Social spotlight: Rose makes history, Grillo loses clubs & Stenson pokes something he shouldn't

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Justin Rose recorded an incredible hole-in-one in Rio, while Emiliano Grillo almost never even made the games..

Shot of the week: Justin Rose makes Olympic history

Team GB’s Justin Rose made history by representing his country at the games on Thursday following golf’s return after an 112-year exile.

But the Englishman probably wasn’t expecting to break another record…

The incredible hole-in-one occurred on the 189-yard, par-3 fourth hole of Gil Hanse’s new Olympic Course and required only a 7-iron.

We tip our cap to you, Mr Rose!

Story of the week: Emiliano Grillo chronicles a familiar story

Emiliano Grillo flew to Rio excited to represent his country in what was a historic occasion for the game, but the 23-year-old almost missed the tournament altogether.

And boy did the Argentine let his twitter followers know all about his story..

Very, very well played Emiliano!

Prod of the week: Henrik Stenson gets up close and personal.. with an alligator!

Henrik Stenson’s nickname the ‘Iceman’ has never been truer. Seriously, the Swede poked an alligator!

We have absolutely no idea what possessed the 40-year-old to aggravate the local wildlife and he clearly hasn’t seen Happy Gilmore!

Does the name ‘Chubbs’ ring any bells, Henrik?

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