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...

Barnes plays a shot at the Bell's Scottish Open at Gleneagles in July 1989

5. Gleneagles, 1989

Barnes plays a shot at the Bell's Scottish Open at Gleneagles in July 1989
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An undated image of Barnes, resplendent in 'Brian' bobble hat taking on refreshments mid-round

6. Refreshments

An undated image of Barnes, resplendent in 'Brian' bobble hat taking on refreshments mid-round
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Barnes and Christy O'Connor at the practice round for the Evening News Challenge golf match at Dalmahoy in September 1971

7. Evening News Challenge golf match, 1971

Barnes and Christy O'Connor at the practice round for the Evening News Challenge golf match at Dalmahoy in September 1971
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An undated image of Barnes mid-round, sporting checked shorts and a t-shirt

8. Brian Barnes (undated)

An undated image of Barnes mid-round, sporting checked shorts and a t-shirt
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