Danny Willett faces the boo boys on the first tee at the Ryder Cup following brother Pete's comments on American fans... and then hits a perfect drive
Danny Willett showed thick skin as he took to the tee for the first time at the Ryder Cup, in the wake of the furore surrounding his brother's comments regarding American golf fans.
The Masters champion faced a cacophony of boos from home supporters, as well as cheers from the pockets of European fans at Hazeltine, after his brother Pete described Americans as 'pudgy, basement-dwelling imbeciles' in a magazine article.
Willett admitted he was struggling to concentrate on Thursday and was not involved in the opening session in Minnesota, after captain Darren Clarke left him out of the... read more
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