Reports claim the the Dungannon golf ace, who won the prestigious cup in the British Open nearly a year ago, checks his luggage in but keeps his prized possession in his hands where he can keep an eye on it.
The 43-year-old was recently spotted at Dublin airport preparing for a flight to New York when he happily checked in his expensive Louis Vuitton luggage but kept the cup - from his first ever Major win - close by in a protective box.
A source told The Sun: “It was clear the trophy was Darren’s pride and joy. He happily posed for photos with fans but the jug was never far from his hand.”
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