Brian Barnes in pictures

In pictures: Scottish golfer Brian Barnes, 1945 - 2019

Scots golfer Brian Barnes, famed for once beating the legendary Jack Nicklaus twice in one day, has died at the age of 74.

We've dipped into The Scotsman's picture archive to look back at the larger-than-life character's career...

Brian Barnes takes a break during the Scottish Open practice day at Turnberry in July 1977

1. Taking a break

Brian Barnes takes a break during the Scottish Open practice day at Turnberry in July 1977
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Barnes signs autographs for some children at the 1977 Scottish Open at Turnberry

2. Duel in the Sun

Barnes signs autographs for some children at the 1977 Scottish Open at Turnberry
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Barnes wins the Haig Whisky Tournament Players Championship at Dalmeny golf course in September 1981

3. Silverware at Dalmeny

Barnes wins the Haig Whisky Tournament Players Championship at Dalmeny golf course in September 1981
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Barnes and Sam Torrance (back right) help Craig Maltman celebrate winning the Young Scottish Professional Golfer of the Year award in December 1976

4. The next generation

Barnes and Sam Torrance (back right) help Craig Maltman celebrate winning the Young Scottish Professional Golfer of the Year award in December 1976
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