Phil Mickelson slams former Team USA captain Hal Sutton ahead of Ryder Cup showdown
Yesterday, in seeking to explain Europe's domination of a contest that has seen him taste defeat in eight of his 10 Ryder Cups, the man who savaged Tom Watson at Gleneagles turned his fire on another of his old captains.
It has always been a bone of contention over just how much influence a captain really has. He does not play a shot after all. But in Mickelson's view the man at the top makes an "unbelievable" difference to the outcome.
Ahead of tomorrow's contest, there was a pat on the back for Davis Love - and a stab in the back for Hal Sutton, who infamously paired him with... read more
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