If golf was measured by facial hair appearance, we would have an exciting race at the top of the leaderboard. By Jonathan Spencer

With beards rarely discussed on the European and PGA Tour, Golf Monthly delves into the wonders of the beards in world golf.

The topic has been brought to our attention by Boo Weekley, who recently turned up to the Sony Open rocking an outrageous beard. Unfortunately for Boo, he missed the cut by one shot.

Golfers nowadays think long and hard about their appearance. Usually this comes in the shape of what clothes they wear but some have taken matters into their own hands. What are the chances we may see more impressive beards in the upcoming tournaments, such as the Tshwane Open and AT&T pro-am?

So if those teeing off on a Saturday are desperate to grow a beard and don’t know which style they want, here is a look at what you can choose between…