Bryson DeChambeau took a knee in Sunday’s final round of the LIV Golf Invitational Series Chicago.
From video of the mishap posted on social media by CBS’s Kyle Porter and others, it appears the former US Open champion attempted to walk under an arcade rope at Rich Harvest Farms in Sugar Grove, Illinois, but misjudged the height of the rope. string. He never raised his hands to grab the rope, which was also being lifted by an event volunteer. When he was going to go under the rope, he walked right up to her and somehow got stuck under his hat and it looks like she possibly got hit in the eye. DeChambeau then fell to one knee as the live broadcast announcers groaned.
One of the announcers appears to have said, “Off with his head.”
Despite the awkward interaction, DeChambeau, who earlier in the week said it was a loss to the PGA Tour that LIV players couldn’t play in team events like the upcoming Presidents Cup or Ryder Cup, was able to finish his round. . Finished tied at 10theseven strokes behind winner Cameron Smith.
The story originally appeared on GolfWeek