WATCH: Bernd Wiesberger comes painfully close to ace in Abu Dhabi

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It doesn't get any closer than this near ace from Bernd Wiesberger at the Abu Dhabi HSBC Champsionship.
By Dan McDonald

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Sunday, January 21, 2018 | 10:05 a.m.

The odds of a tour pro making an ace are about 3000-to-1. We have to imagine the odds of pulling off this shot that looked to be a sure hole-in-one again are much higher.

On the par-3, 15th hole during the final round of the Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship, Bernd Weisberger got a beautiful release on his tee shot that was tracking toward the dead center of the cup. 

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What happened next was both impressive and painfully sad to see.


We'll never forget the ones that got away.