Golfing World: Golf legends talk playing Road Hole
Golfing World gets insight on playing the famous St. Andrews' Road Hole from some of the greats of the game. Watch Golfing World every Wednesday on Golf Channel.
Golfing World Inside the Game: ISPS Handa & Golf 2014
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Golfing World: Inside the ISPS Handa Seniors PGA
Here we take a look at the wonderful event that kick starts the Seniors PGA tour, the ISPS Handa PGA Seniors Championship 2014 at the Stoke by Nayland course.
Vice squad: Former captain Torrance back as assistant
Captain Paul McGinley announced Sam Torrance and Des Smyth as vice captains for the 2014 European Ryder Cup team.
MD Headlines: McGinley adds three assistants
Golf Channel's Lauren Thompson brings you the latest news from the world of golf.for Thursday September 4th. A day after revealing his three captain's picks, Paul McGinley has added three assisting captains to the European Rider Cup squad. Padraig Harrington, Miguel Angel Jimenez and Jose Maria Olazabal will join Dan Smith and Sam Torrance to serve as vice-captains for the matches at Gleneagles. The trio of Harrington, Jimenez and Olazabal have competed in a combined 17-ryder cup for Team Europe with Olazabal leading the way with seven appearances from 1987 to 2006. And during the announcement of his wildcard picks on Tuesday, U.S. Ryder Cup Captain Tom Watson referred to Keegan Bradley as the American version of Europe's Ian Poulter . Yesterday, world number one Rory McIlroy was asked about the similarities between the two spirited competitors. They're both nuts. That's the first
Smyth 'absolutely delighted' to be assistant captain
Des Smyth comments after being named vice captain for the 2014 European Ryder Cup team.move on like all more mature players do. I was on the champions tour in America at the time and I now play on the European senior tour . So, I thought that was the end of it and then, you know, I was always very friendly with Paul and then
McGinley manages to play all 12 Euros at once
Like many captains before him, McGinley had planned to play all 12 of his players on the first day. Like perhaps none before, he played them at the same time.
McGinley tabs past captain Torrance Ryder assistant
Paul McGinley confirmed Thursday that he has named Sam Torrance and Des Smyth as his first two vice captains for the 2014 Ryder Cup at Gleneagles.
McGinley to name Torrance, Smyth as Ryder assistants
European Ryder Cup captain Paul McGinley is expected to name Sam Torrance and Des Smyth as his first two vice captains on Thursday.
Important decisions: Captaincy roles have grown
Paul McGinley comments after naming Sam Torrance and Des Smyth his vice captains for the 2014 European Ryder Cup team.so tell me about the Master's. Well my vice captaincies as the Ryder Cup has grown over the years so has the role of captain and even more so the role of vice captain. It's tough decisions . A lot of really good people who will be great vice captains but I've put in place initially two people that first came to mind when I first got the role as captain. And both very experienced and I'm looking forward to having the opportunity of working with them over at the next remaining seven months up to the Ryder Cup . And I think the fact that I can reintegrate them with the, with the players on tour through Sam's captaincy of the
Smyth: Jimenez, 48, could still win an Open
Des Smyth, whose European Tour record was eclipsed by Miguel Angel Jimenez on Sunday, says the Spaniard can still win a major at age 48.