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.
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...
Paul McGinley appears to be the front runner to become Europe's Ryder Cup captain for 2014 after Darren Clarke raised doubts about taking on the prestigious role.
And McGinley has received the endorsement of world No. 1 Rory McIlroy, who has tweeted his support for the 46-year-old Irishman.
McGinley clearly has the credentials: he has been on three winning Ryder Cup sides and...
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January 14, 2013
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