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Presidents Cup 2019 - The Most United American Golf Team I’ve Ever Seen

Image Source: Quinn Rooney / Getty Images Tony spoke to former Reuters golf correspondent Tony Jimenez to look back at the USA’s victory in last week’s Presidents Cup: “That was the most united American golf team I’ve ever seen. The passion was simply oozing out of those guys and player-captain Tiger Woods must take a great deal of credit for that. His side were desperate to win, you could see that clearly. You could see they really wanted to do it for Tiger, they didn’t want to let him down. These team events in golf always fascinate me. I remember Rory McIlroy saying, before he... Read more...

Mike Whan

THE SPECIAL WHAN

Tony spoke to former Reuters golf correspondent Tony Jimenez about the new joint venture partnership involving the LPGA Tour and the Ladies European Tour: “I’m backing Mike Whan to make a real success of the new alliance. I like the LPGA Commissioner a great deal. I see him every year at Jack Nicklaus’s Memorial Tournament in Dublin, Ohio and he always impresses me. Mike is very, very committed to women’s golf and the new joint venture can only bring positive rewards to the Ladies European Tour, which has been struggling with its finances for so long and with attracting sponsors. It’... Read more...

Fantastic Fleetwood!

Tony spoke to former Reuters golf correspondent Tony Jimenez to discuss Tommy Fleetwood’s victory at the Nedbank Challenge and his own plans to relaunch the Jacklin Design Group: “Being in contention for the last few holes of a tournament is like walking a tightrope for a golfer because one step out of place and everything can go crashing to the ground. There’s nothing quite like it. You need to be super focused, super sharp and if all comes off, boy, it’s such a special feeling. We all play to win and when you manage to prevail, it gives you such a massive high. There’s no high... Read more...

He’s definitely the greatest left-hander the game has seen!

Tony spoke to former Reuters golf correspondent Tony Jimenez and saluted the contribution five-times Major champion Phil Mickelson has made to the sport: “A lot of the younger players today could do with taking a leaf out of veteran Phil’s book and at least appear as though they are enjoying what they are doing out on the course. All the elite performers are multi-millionaires these days but they could do with lightening up a bit. It’s like ‘so what’ so often with many modern pros. They will hole a 35-footer and barely acknowledge it, or the crowd, before routinely walking on to the... Read more...