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Martin Kaymer is a major champion. Martin Kaymer has pulled in more than 15 million Euro on the European Tour. Martin Kaymer on Sunday secured a $1.8 million paycheck by winning -- in dramatic and heartwarming fashion -- The Players Championship.
But that doesn't mean the talented German golfer avoids all of life's little inconveniences. On Monday, he was spotted by golf writer Stephanie Wei at Jacksonville International Airport doing something we plebs do all the time: sitting on that uncomfortable floor waiting for the phone to charge.
I'm being a total creeper but this scene is priceless. Would you believe this guy won $1.8mil yesterday?? Love it. pic.twitter.com/2Py3AraM8p— Stephanie Wei (@StephanieWei) May 12, 2014
Compare that to Kentucky Derby winner California Chrome, who was waited on hand-and-hoof during his travels: