Ernie Els sinks eagle from the middle of the fairway at Muirfield

The Big Easy slams it in.

It hasn't been the easiest week for defending British Open champion Ernie Els, who has yet to break 70 at Muirfield and was scuffling through Sunday's final round. But much like your regular weekend hacker who chops it up for four hours and finishes with a birdie just as he's about to give up the game, Els decided to finish his weekend on a high note. At the par-5 17th hole, Els struck his third shot from the middle of the fairway and slam dunked it:

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A nice little Scottish cap for the Big Easy.

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