Editorial: Harrington’s eye off ball

WITH the benefit of 20/20 vision, top golfer Padraig Harrington may rue taking part in an advertisement endorsing laser-eye surgery carried out by a well-known provider of the service.

The fact he was advising people to visit Optical Express, when he had his surgery at the Wellington Eye Clinic, has landed the ad in the rough. Still, at least everything has been made clear now, and the ad has been withdrawn in the UK.