Ernie Els lifts the claret jug at Royal Lytham and St Annes

Ernie Els lifts the claret jug at Royal Lytham and St Annes

Ernie Els portrait I’ve been a fan of golfer Ernie Els ever since I spent the day with him on a practise round for the Scottish Open at Loch Lomond in 2006. It was obvious how he earned his nikname “The Big Easy” and although I had some lovely photos of him out on the course, The Guardian (who I’d…