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Stenson nearly takes out caddie in wedge challenge

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Four of the world’s best players had a little free time this week in Abu Dhabi, so what better idea than to pit them in a “pitch and paddle” challenge on Yas Island?

It was an innocent enough challenge – Rickie Fowler and Rory McIlroy versus Justin Rose and Henrik Stenson. Once caddies Joe Skovron (Fowler) and Gareth Lord (Stenson) paddled out past a certain distance, the players could begin firing at a pyramid in the water. 

On and on they went, until Stenson misfired on one of his attempts and nearly took out his own caddie, who was idling in the water:

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Rose was LOVING it.

The full clip here: