Ryder Cup Tuesday — GMac uncomfortable with Rory dynamic
Ryder Cup Tuesday brought the first full day of serious practice and 14 media centre interviews that threw up the usual questions about Europe's "template", targeting "big dogs", Rickie Fowler's haircut and exactly how shy/odd is Victor Dubuisson.
McGinley Hints at Relaxed Captaincy Style
European Ryder Cup captain Paul McGinley has given his backing to those players opting to miss this weekend’s Wales Open at Celtic Manor and hinted that his approach to leading the European team will be laid back and conducive with players taking key decisions for themselves.
“I was thinking, ‘Why won’t this guy go away?’" — Day on magical Victor
Victor Dubuisson looked shattered as he prepared to dash to the limo that was to whisk him to Phoenix airport and back to Cannes via London following his thrilling WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship tussle and ultimate defeat to Jason Day.
McGinley shines in survival test
Paul McGinley battled swirling winds, lack of tournament practice and the mental barrier of a chronic left knee to open with a fine one under 71 in the Ballantine’s Championship in South Korea.
The 45-year old world No 515, who has limited himself to just four events and only 13 competitive rounds this year to take the pressure off his knee, had two bogeys and three birdies in freezing early morning conditions at the Blackstone Golf Club in Icheon.