European Tour

Koepka explains 'cheeky' thong moment on Instagram

2019-01-31 14:29
Brooks Koepka
Brooks Koepka (AP)

Cape Town - Brooks Koepka says a photograph of himself in a thong that was shared on social media recently was all in good fun.

The picture of the world No 2 golfer and girlfriend Jena Sims showering off sand at a beach in the Maldives where they were enjoying a romantic getaway garnered quite a lot of attention.

"We're always goofing off and having a good time on holiday," Koepka said when asked about the post at a press conference ahead of this week's Saudi International.

"I forgot who brought him, they brought one for me and one for my caddie and just goofing off, just laughing.

"I was trying to pretend like I was some Instagram model, you know, standing on my pointy toes because that's how the girls make their butts look good. I just didn't know you can't flex."

Koepka said he hoped people got a good laugh out of the picture, as that's all it was for.

"I saw a picture, I forget of who it was, a cartoon character wearing one and it was pretty funny. Got a good laugh out of it. It's all in fun. I enjoyed it. It made everybody laugh and I'm sure it made quite a few people that saw the picture laugh, so that's all it was for."

Read more on:    pga tour  |  european tour  |  brooks koepka  |  golf

 

Read News24’s Comments Policy

Live Video Streaming
Video Highlights

Vote

Which is your favourite event on the golfing calendar?

 
 
Men
Women
Love 2 Meet
Sport24 on Twitter

Follow Sport24 news on Twitter

Featured

The 2018/19 Absa Premiership season is in full swing. Will Mamelodi Sundowns retain their title? Or can one of Kaizer Chiefs, Orlando Pirates, Wits, SuperSport United - or another team perhaps - snatch glory from the Brazilians? Be sure to visit Sport24 for all the latest news!

Latest blogs
 

Twitter Follow Sport24 on Twitter

Facebook "Like" Sport24's Facebook page

WIN Enter and win with Sport24!

BlackBerry Stay in the loop on your BlackBerry

RSS Feeds Sport news delivered really simply.

 
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.