Watson Wants to Change Ryder Cup Selection
If he had his way, he’d have none.
“If you really look at it, the purist form of Ryder Cup would be no picks, no captain’s picks, 12 players who qualify,” Watson said. “That’s the way I qualified … you had 12 players and no picks. Maybe that’s the way it should go back to.”
If that had been the case at Medinah last year, Europe probably wouldn’t have returned home with the trophy. Ian Poulter — one of two wild-card selections — helped Europe rally from 10-5 down.
Source: Associated Press, ESPN