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Robert Allenby withdraws from Canadian Open after another bizarre episode

Robert Allenby withdraws from Canadian Open after another bizarre episode

Robert Allenby is not expected to show up for his scheduled 10:45 a.m. tee time Friday at the Canadian Open. Which might make the second round a little less entertaining. The Australian golfer withdrew from the tournament on Thursday and planned to head home following the latest twist in an already bizarre season. During first-round play, Allenby fired caddie Mick Middlemo after nine holes and finished his round of 81 with a fan from the gallery carrying his bag. The trouble reportedly began when Allenby and Middlemo disagreed over club selection on a hole that Allenby subsequently triple-bogeyed. The argument nearly led to fisticuffs. Allenby's side of the story? "He...

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