Phil Mickelson, whose outspoken criticism of Tom Watson's Ryder Cup captaincy made headlines last year, gave his support to the appointment of Davis Love III as his successor on Tuesday.
Lee Trevino is standing up for his buddy Tom Watson
Lee Trevino thinks Phil Mickelson wasn't the right guy to call out Tom Watson after the American Ryder Cup team lost for a third straight time. “If Phil Mickelson wants to say what he said, it’s up to him," Trevino said to Golf.com. "I...Show More Summary
David Duval thinks the perceived importance of a Ryder Cup captain is a "little overblown" but nonetheless believes the next American leader should be closer to the age of the players than Tom Watson.
Joe Nathan had two encounters with golf legend Tom Watson, one long ago and one in recent years. He told me the following story in an email and then granted permission to share it here. By Joe Nathan A signed hat and memorable moments with Tom Watson. Show More Summary
Fred Couples, a popular choice of many to become the U.S. Ryder Cup team’s next captain, remains incredulous that outgoing skipper Tom Watson sat Phil Mickelson during September’s matches in Scotland. "I'm not bashing Tom Watson butShow More Summary
Some two-and-a-half months after the Ryder Cup was decided, high-profile critics are still scratching their heads about some of U.S. captain Tom Watson's tactical blunders. In particular, Fred Couples still doesn't get why Watson sat...Show More Summary
Tiger Woods seemed to agree with Phil Mickelson’s blistering assessment of Ryder Cup captain Tom Watson Tuesday.
Fight! Two senior Labour MPs locked horns yesterday over the Scottish leadership contest. Ivan Lewis and Tom Watson scrapped after the latter wrote a piece endorsing left-leaning Neil Findlay for… Continue reading The post The fight for the soul of the Labour party appeared first on Spectator Blogs.
The legendary Tom Watson’s too nice a guy to warrant the criticism aimed at him since the U.S. lost the Ryder Cup, according to John Daly. Long John also says Phil Mickelson’s post-tournament jab at Watson was ‘blown out of proportion.’ John Daly believes Tom Watson got a bum rap after his U.S. Show More Summary
Rickie Fowler becomes the latest to weigh in on the Americans’ devastating Ryder Cup loss, defending captain Tom Watson for doing a ‘great job’ and taking Phil Mickelson to task for calling Watson out. Rickie Fowler may be one of Phil...Show More Summary
Rickie Fowler thinks 2014 Ryder Cup captain Tom Watson has been unfairly derided after his 12 charges were handily defeated at Gleneagles in October. “I thought Tom did a great job of talking to the guys,” Fowler said, according to The Telegraph. Show More Summary
Tom Watson has been in the news lately with mixed publicity, most notably as Ryder Cup Captain and most recently as honoree of the NAIA Champions of Character Foundation.Golf for Beginners considers Mr. Watson to be a distinguished sportsman...Show More Summary
Tom Watson didn't work as Ryder Cup captain. Watson, an old-school player who apparently led more on resume than relatability, rubbed his charges the wrong way. It's natural, then, that the players who didn't appreciate Watson's style would want to turn to a complete opposite in hopes of better luck in 2016 at Hazeltine National in Minnesota. Show More Summary
On Thursday, PGA of America President Ted Bishop compared English golfer Ian Poulter to a "little school girl squealing." On Friday, the PGA of America ousted Ted Bishop. After Poulter treated Nick Faldo and Tom Watson harshly in his...Show More Summary
PGA of America President Ted Bishop labeling British golfer Ian Poulter a “Lil Girl” for criticizing golf legends Nick Faldo and Tom Watson has resulted in calls for his resignation and charges of sexism. SB Nation's Emily Kay points...Show More Summary
The PGA of America president isn't too happy with comments that Ian Poulter made about Tom Watson and Nick Faldo in a newly released book.
Tom Watson enjoys his baseball — especially that played by American League champion and World Series contender Kansas City Royals. Tom Watson emerged from his post-Ryder Cup bunker to cheer in-person as his hometown Kansas City squad...Show More Summary
The PGA of America president referred to Ian Poulter as a little girl on two social media accounts Thursday evening for his comments on Nick Faldo and Tom Watson as Ryder Cup captains.
Jack Nicklaus believes the formation of a Ryder Cup task force is going overboard in a search for answer to U.S. woes in the biennial matches. The 18-time major champion also subtly lamented Phil Mickelson's verbal outburst and subsequent...Show More Summary