US Open Social Spotlight: Kevin Na isn't happy with the USGA

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In our latest round-up of the best of social media, Kevin Na is the latest player to moan about the US Open setup, Eddie Pepperell is hilarious (again) and Justin Thomas banters with Bubba Watson.

Kevin Na isn’t happy with the Erin Hills setup. Here is his unintentionally hilarious clip he shared on Instagram…

First of all, Kevin, NEWSFLASH: Don’t go in the rough at a US Open.

And two HOT takes:

1. Is that the quickest Na has ever hit a ball?

2. Odds on Nabreaking his own record for the highest score on a single hole?

Meanwhile, Lee Westwood seemed to enjoy the long grass…

The rough is really thick this week just off the edge of the fairway! 😂😂😂#usopen

A post shared by Lee Westwood (@westwood_lee) on

Someone has even set up a Twitter account for Erin Hills’ fescue grass. And it’s got sass…

We also liked this zinger to Jason Dufner’s caddie Kevin Baile…

If you’re unfamiliar with Erin Hills. Here are some rather lovely photos courtesy of the PGA Tour…

If you follow Eddie Pepperell, then well done you because he’s very, very funny. He also Facetimes with his dog.

We enjoyed this excellent exchange between Bubba Watson and Justin Thomas ahead of the US Open…

As Alan Partridge would say: “It’s great banter, it really is.”

Staying with gear, err, stuff, guess who is joining Dustin Johnson and Jason Day switching to the new TaylorMade Spider putter this week?

NCG’s equipment editor James Savage has more on that

And finally, when Twitter’s self-imposed Official World Golf Rankings guru pointed out that Chris Wood had just scraped qualification for the second major of the year, Wood retorted…

 

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