31 Aug '15, 6pm

Why Less Is More For The Presidents Cup

Editor's Note: This story originally ran in the Aug. 31, 2015 issue of Golf World . Nick Price had a plan to make the Presidents Cup relevant -- and more meaningful to his players -- and PGA Tour commissioner Tim Finchem ultimately listened. The International captain had been lobbying Finchem for change since his captaincy in 2013 at Muirfield Village. A three-point U.S. win, void of drama, ran Team USA's record in the biennial contest to 8-1-1, convincing the Zimbabwean Hall of Famer that change was needed. "It's not about winning or losing," Price told me after he and seven of his players met with Finchem at the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational. "It's trying to fix the Presidents Cup, which I think is not working." While Price didn't get everything he was looking for, his persistence made a strong enough case for an adjustment to the 21-year-old event's four-day schedule. Pr...

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