Ben Crenshaw filled in for the injured Arnold Palmer as part of the legends trio along with Jack Nicklaus and Gary Player during the Masters’ annual Par 3 contest, and things got off to a hilarious start.
Teeing off from the first hole, Crenshaw’s first shot ended up way, way short of the green.
After a few quiet moments, Palmer, who is recovering from a shoulder injury and sitting just behind the tee box, broke the awkward silence by yelling, “Nice shot, Ben!”
It was perfect (turn up the audio):
Palmer was having a blast:
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