Europe Ryder Captaincy Grows to Three


The choice for captaincy of the European Ryder Cup side for 2005 has grown to three candidates. Des Smyth, Eamonn Darcy and Christy OConnor, Jr., have publicly declared their availability.
All three are Irishman and the matches will be played at the K Club in Ireland.
OConnor says former captain Seve Ballesteros gave him a personal boost. We had a great chat at the (British) Open last year, and he told me to make sure I put myself forward as he said hed love to see me get it, he said.
The decision will be made by the European Ryder Cup committee.
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