Taylormade burner superlaunch irons Paul Lawrie's new caddie has already found himself in hot water by wearing shorts on the first day of the Qatar Masters in Doha.
Colin Byrne, no relation to Lawrie's former Caddie, Golf equipment is not even carrying for his new bagman yet, this week he is caddieing for Roger Chapman.
Byrne is incensed the European Tour banned caddies from wearing shorts, even at hot venues like Doha. In the past, Titleist vokey tour chrome wedge review caddies were allowed to wear shorts under special circumstances.
Byrne knows that he will be fined. Titleist vokey spin milled oil can wedge But the European Tour cannot fine caddies, only players, and Chapman said he would refuse to pay the fine on his bagman's behalf.
Tournament director David Probyn said: "Titleist 909 d3 driver We shall be pleased to talk to the caddies about the shorts situation. A meeting could be arranged if we are approached."
His words failed to please caddie chairman Martin Rowley. Titleist golf clubs "Approached? We've wanted to talk about this for eight years because this wholesale ban has been coming for that long," he said. Byrne, reprimanded for not "going through the proper channels" to register his dissent, golf clubs echoed these words.