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Is A Tandem Bike Vs. BMW i8 A Fair Race?

Justin Rose, Paul McGinley, Ian Poulter and Wu Ashun are all in Shanghai playing the European Tour’s BMW Masters. And any event sponsored by BMW gives the automaker yet another opportunity to show off its slick new i8 sports car. So BMW and the European Tour decided to stage a race: the i8 vs. a tandem bike. Seems a bit unfair, no? Well, not when the bike can cut through the course...
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Euro captain Paul McGinley even more popular after Ryder Cup success

  If there is a formula for Ryder Cup success, Paul McGinley is a mastermind who makes it work. All week long, McGinley talked about Europe having a ''template'' for winning golf's premier team event. As Europe's captain, McGinley delivered to perfection. The home team thrashed the United States 16-1/2 to 11-1/2 at Gleneagles, extending Europe's victory...
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September 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Sir Alex Ferguson Called On To Inspire Team Europe

GLENEAGLES, Scotland — Paul McGinley arrived at Gleneagles with five vice-captains. Yes, you read that right. FIVE vice-captains. And he decided that still wasn’t enough. Soccer is the most popular sport in Europe and one of the most highly-regarded figures in that game is Sir Alex Ferguson, the recently retired manager of Manchester United. Indeed, since Ferguson retired 15...
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September 24, 2014  |  Discuss

McGinley to start European Ryder Cup qualifying

Europe captain Paul McGinley will take the first shot in the 2014 Ryder Cup qualifying process when he goes out in the opening group in the Wales Open at Celtic Manor on Thursday. It will be the first time that a current captain of the European team has the honor of teeing up first in the opening qualifying tournament for the biennial match against the United States. McGinley says...
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August 28, 2013  |  Discuss

McGinley to make 3 captain's picks

Europe captain Paul McGinley has given himself an extra pick for next year's Ryder Cup, copying American counterpart Tom Watson's decision to choose three players. McGinley made the announcement on Tuesday, after meeting the leading European players on the U.S. PGA Tour at the Players Championship and receiving their unanimous endorsement to increase his picks from two to...
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May 21, 2013  |  Discuss

McGinley withdraws from Hassan II Trophy tired

Irish golfer Paul McGinley withdrew from the Hassan II Trophy on Friday citing tiredness. McGinley, a three-time Ryder Cup winner, competed in the two-day Tavistock Cup in Florida this week and arrived in Agadir just before the European Tour event. He carded an opening 7-over-par 79, and when he learned the second round on Friday was delayed because of strong winds - eventually...
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March 23, 2012  |  Discuss

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