Europe hope to avoid fan backlash at Hazeltine
Masters champion Danny Willett hopes his apology can draw a line under the controversy caused by an article written by his brother which describes American Ryder Cup fans as a ''braying mob of imbeciles.''
School teacher Peter Willett penned a column for National Club Golfer magazine and offered his forthright opinions on what each side needs to do to secure victory at Hazeltine.
''For the Americans to stand a chance of winning, they need their baying mob of imbeciles to caress their egos every step of the way,'' he wrote. ''Team Europe needs to shut those groupies up.''
Willett was made... read more