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Old Jun 3rd 2011, 7:33 am
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Four out of the current Top Six world's golfers are British...only one Yank. I cannot ever remember a situation like this before.

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1. (2) Luke Donald (Britain) 9.14 average points

2. (1) Lee Westwood (Britain) 8.74

3. (3) Martin Kaymer (Germany) 7.41

4. (4) Phil Mickelson (USA) 6.18

5. (5) Graeme McDowell (Britain) 5.62

6. (6) Rory McIlroy (Britain) 5.42
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Originally Posted by lionheart View Post
Four out of the current Top Six world's golfers are British...only one Yank. I cannot ever remember a situation like this before.

Golf-World rankings
Mon, 30 May 2011

1. (2) Luke Donald (Britain) 9.14 average points

2. (1) Lee Westwood (Britain) 8.74

3. (3) Martin Kaymer (Germany) 7.41

4. (4) Phil Mickelson (USA) 6.18

5. (5) Graeme McDowell (Britain) 5.62

6. (6) Rory McIlroy (Britain) 5.42
I can remember back in the late-1980s when there were no Septics at all in the Top Ten - it was post-Watson, post-Nicklaus, post-Trevino, but pre-Woods, pre-Mickelson, pre-Furyk............. there were a few (Curtis Strange, Tom Kite, etc) but they weren't consistently highly-ranked.
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if you look at your passport you will see it says great britain and northern ireland, so by definition two of your four arent british
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if you look at your passport you will see it says great britain and northern ireland, so by definition two of your four arent british
Okay then smart ass, UK Golfers rule the world.
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Can't wait for the Ryder Cup.....
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Originally Posted by weasel central View Post
if you look at your passport you will see it says great britain and northern ireland, so by definition two of your four arent british
They are British until they lose.

Then they are Scottish / N.Irish or Welsh.
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