26 Feb '13, 4pm

Ryder Cup captain Paul McGinley has been at Gleneagles today to meet Scotland's First Minister Alex Salmond...

Ryder Cup captain Paul McGinley has been at Gleneagles today to meet Scotland's First Minister Alex Salmond...

Scotland’s First Minister Alex Salmond today welcomed Paul McGinley, the captain of The 2014 European Ryder Cup team to Scotland on his first visit to the country since he was appointed. The pair met at Bute House in Edinburgh, before McGinley travelled to Gleneagles for the first time since he was asked to lead Europe against the United States in 18 months’ time. The duo discussed the on-going planning for next year’s event, which is forecast to generate more than £100m for the Scottish economy and attract more than 250,000 spectators during tournament week. And Mr Salmond offered his best wishes to the Irishman, as he prepares to lead a European team in a Ryder Cup held in Scotland for the first time in 40 years. The First Minister, who gave McGinley a gift of a boxed Hickory Putter from 1880, said: “I am absolutely delighted to welcome Paul back to the Home of Golf as h...

Full article: http://www.europeantour.com/rydercup/news/newsid=186018.html

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