Thousands of independence supporters marched through the streets of Scotland’s largest city.
Ryder Cup captain Paul McGinley has put back the announcement of his wild cards for next year’s contest at Gleneagles by 24 hours due to a clash with a FedEx Cup event in the United States.
Despite the months of detailed preparation bringing a resounding Ryder Cup victory, outgoing European captain Paul McGinley was still insisting he was “lucky” as he left Gleneagles on Monday.
Paul McGinley has vowed not to cash in on his stint as Ryder Cup captain by writing a book detailing what goes on behind the scenes at Gleneagles.
Four men with 56 Ryder Cup points between them – that’s the quality of roster from which Thomas Bjorn can now pick his back-up team for Paris.
In two weeks’ time it’s the Ryder Cup “year-to-go” celebrations.
Darren Clarke knows the Ryder Cup game alright, so I guess his Sunday night reaction while enjoying his break in the Bahamas was a knowing smile and a nod rather than a sigh and rolling of the eyes.
Colin Montgomerie has expressed his delight at Stephen Gallacher’s inclusion in Europe’s Ryder Cup team and has backed Paul McGinley’s men to retain their title.
Justin Rose underline yesterday what a force he also is now in golf.
Respect and sportsmanship go without saying, but Paul McGinley knows “the edge” is what really makes the Ryder Cup.