During a busy day of practice and press conferences at Le Golf National outside of Paris, it was a social media post that garnered a lot of attention both for its protagonist and his message.
In a day and age when everything must be ranked, Tiger Woods was asked a simple question that requires an endlessly complex answer by the United States Ryder Cup social media team, “Who would be on your all-time Mount Rushmore of golf?”
— Ryder Cup USA (@RyderCupUSA) September 25, 2018
Woods’ response of Sam Snead, Bobby Jones, Jack Nicklaus and himself made some waves, but not for a reason you’d think. While some may find Woods’ inclusion of himself as arrogant or smug, it was the exclusion of Ben Hogan that got the most play.
The correct answer is:
— LKD (@LukeKerrDineen) September 25, 2018
Did Tiger nail it or did he miss the mark? Let us know who would be on your all-time Mount Rushmore of golf in the comments below.
— Sports Illustrated (@SInow) September 25, 2018