The Road Hole at St. Andrews has claimed many victims through the years. From tee to green, it's arguably the most difficult hole in golf.
England's Eddie Pepperell learned that the hard way in the third round of the Open Championship on Sunday.
Pepperell was 8 under for the day when he reached the 17th tee.
And then, this happened:
That's right -- a tee shot into the roof of the Old Course Hotel. Man, tough break.
Pepperell made double bogey on the hole and finished with a 6-under 66 to get to 8 under for the tournament.
He at least had a good sense of humor about the mishap: