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PGA Championship: Ian Poulter critical of outbursts from gallery

By Kyle Porter | Golf Writer

Ian Poulter finished T61 at the PGA Championship but that's not why he's not happy. (Getty Images)
Ian Poulter finished T61 at the PGA Championship, but that's not why he's unhappy. (Getty Images)

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To say Ian Poulter was critical of fans on Sunday is to say Tiger Woods has struggled of late. Here's a look at Poulter's tweet after his fourth round at Oak Hill:

Welp, OK.

This actually has been quite a debate this week, with everyone from golf media to fans on Twitter weighing in. And honestly, I haven't heard one person who has given it the Mickelson thumbs-up.

Then Howard Stern responded:

And Poulter fired back:

ESPN golf analyst Scott Van Pelt weighed in as well:

Early in the week, even Tiger Woods addressed the issue, saying, "Well, I don't know if you need to yell every time the ball goes airborne."

I do know -- and you don't.

Woods was reportedly peppered with shouts of "Mashed potatoes!" and "Baba booey!" throughout the final round of his win at the WGC-Bridgestone.

Nick Faldo, Adam Scott and others got more of the same this weekend at Oak Hill.

Poulter finished T61 after a round of 70 on Sunday.

Woods also shot a final-round 70 to finish 4 over for the tournament.

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