Tweets of the Day: May 9, 2012


The golf world uses Twitter to share news and offer a glimpse into players’ lives and thoughts. Here are the best tweets from the past 24 hours.

You can nominate your favorites from the day as well by re-tweeting the best 140-character dispatches with the hashtag #GCTOTD.

Keegan Bradley is jazzed to be playing in the Irish Open.

@Keegan_Bradley Excited to report I'm playing in the Irish Open! Really looking forward to getting over there. Great tournament great people. #Sláinte

He'll make his first European Tour start there this summer at Royal Portrush, opposite the AT&T National.

Ryann O'Toole did some traveling of her own.

@RyannOToole Nothing like moving first thing you get home from brazil! Exhausted. Now out to dinner and movie with my Dad.

Just as entertaining is Wednesday at The Players. Caddies take a crack at the par-3 17th for charity.

@stallingsgolf Up early headed to the @fcagolf breakfast then to see what (caddie) @JZG_AU is made of on 17.

Ten years ago, Craig Perks survived the Stadium Course to win his Players Championship. Erik Compton loved hearing the story.

@ErikCompton3 Craig perks what a great story ! Great person, great player!!

Finally, Paul Azinger may not be a big fan of the Official World Golf Ranking, but he likes this stat.

@PaulAzinger Fact: Josh Hamilton hit 3 more home runs last night than Albert Pujols has this season.