Danny Willett, thanks to his brother’s anti-American rant leading up to the Ryder Cup, knew he could be in for a rough Friday at Hazeltine.
The pro-USA spectators, as Pete Willett predicted in his humorous but crude blog, proved themselves to be, if not "fat, stupid, greedy," then certainly "classless," as they mercilessly booed and heckled the reigning Masters champ during the afternoon fourball matches.
Very rarely is a reigning major champion benched for the opening session of a Ryder Cup, but Masters winner Danny Willett found himself in exactly that position at Hazeltine National on Thursday.
CHASKA, Minnesota, Sept 28 (Reuters) - European Ryder Cup captain Darren Clarke apologised on Wednesday over a crude rant from the brother of player Danny Willett about the nature of U.S. crowds he anticipates this week at Hazeltine...
Team Europe’s Danny Willett has had a rough go at the Ryder Cup thus far — his brother called U.S. golf fans “baying mob (...)
There was tension between the Americans and Europeans at the Ryder Cup thanks to Danny Willett’s brother , but one American heckler in the crowd may have smoothed things over during today’s practice at Hazeltine National Golf Club. ...