Disparaging comments made by the PGA of America president on social media networks at the expense of Ian Poulter sparked instant debate in the golfing world on Friday, reactions ranging from "disappointing" to "just unfortunate".
Nick Faldo has lost the respect of Europe`s leading golfers after calling Sergio Garcia "useless" during their Ryder Cup victory over the United States at Gleneagles, Europe`s talisman Ian Poulter has said in his autobiography.
Defending champion Webb Simpson reeled off three successive birdies from his 10th hole to vault within two strokes of the clubhouse lead during the second round at the $6.2 million Shiners Hospitals for Children Open in Las Vegas on Friday.
Patrick Reed is unlikely to be repeating his Ryder Cup whooping and hollering at this week`s Volvo World Match Play Championship but the American has promised to adopt the same sort of "killer instinct".
Paul Azinger said he would consider a second spell as captain of the United States` Ryder Cup team after his leadership skills were praised by Phil Mickelson in a thinly-veiled attack on this year`s losing skipper Tom Watson.