News & Tours

Andrew “Beef” Johnston signs a man’s belly, continues to be a fan favourite

By Alex Myers
Like “Linsanity” in the NBA, “Beefsanity” in golf didn’t quite last the way fans hoped it would. After a maiden European Tour win in 2016 prompted an instant classic interview in which he said he just wanted to “get hammered,” Andrew “Beef” Johnston was a breakout star at the Open Championship a few months later. His popularity travelled to the U.S. when he played in the PGA Championship the following month and he earned his PGA Tour card for the next season, but hasn’t quite stayed in the limelight.

That doesn’t mean he’s not still beloved, especially in his home country. Playing at this week’s British Masters, the affable Englishman won the pre-tournament Hero Challenge on Tuesday night, and on Wednesday, the man known for enjoying a pint or three signed a fan’s beer belly. Have a look:

 

View this post on Instagram

 

He said he’d never wash it off 🤣 cheers for the support 👊🏼

A post shared by Andrew ‘Beef’ Johnston (@beefgolf) on

We’re guessing the fan will eventually wash the “BEEEEEEF” off, but guarantee he’ll be screaming that the rest of the week.

 

Golf Digest Middle East

Golf Digest Middle East

Launched in 2008, Golf Digest Middle East is the #1 golf magazine in the region, featuring local content and exclusive articles from the world's leading professionals

Facebook Comments

Check Also

Laura Davies completes women’s senior slam by winning Senior LPGA Championship wire-to-wire

This season, for the first time, the opportunity to win a senior slam on the women’s tour became possible. Thanks to the inaugural U.S. Senior Women’s Open...

Advertisement

LEADERBOARD

Advertisement