Thomas Pieters opens up about moment he found about Team Europe place for Ryder Cup
Point No1: He's Belgian. Point No2: He hits the ball miles. Point No3: He is not that keen on Americans.
Europe's captain Darren Clarke had such faith in Pieters that he picked the 24-year-old as a wildcard ahead of the likes of Luke Donald and Graeme McDowell, likening his talent to that of Rory McIlroy and Tiger Woods. That is some comparison, but not one that phases him.
Pieters is cocksure. Asked yesterday if he had any self-doubt on the eve of his Ryder Cup debut he had a one-word answer. "No." And you believed him.
The world No42, who is coached by Pete Cowen, is only the... read more
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