So Rory McIlroy has finally come up with the four most apt adjectives to describe a professional golfer; “ naive, egotistical, selfish and ignorant’. He was referring to Phil Mickelson and some of his recent comments about the PGA Tour and the proposed Saudi Arabian backed breakaway tour.
In all my years of trying to portray golfers who get paid to play I could never get myself to use the most appropriate ones without feeling like I would betray them. Given that they have provided me with the capacity to make a living, I thought it prudent to censor my own pen.