29 Nov '15, 6am

R&A Chief Exec says it's time to name and shame slow players: https://t.co/5smvVey5DH https://t.co/Bt1DFlmgqa

R&A Chief Exec says it's time to name and shame slow players: https://t.co/5smvVey5DH https://t.co/Bt1DFlmgqa

“The most common refrain from the masses who rail against the [Official World Golf Ranking] is that it doesn't mean anything. This argument often follows a linear pattern: The best players are determined by victories; the biggest victories are major championships; therefore, the best players are those who win majors. As to who is ranked ahead of whom through the statistics-based algorithm, these dissenters will usually close the argument with one final retort: Who cares? That seemingly rhetorical question can easily be answered in two words: The players. They care, that's who.” Jason Sobel of ESPN has the story on the importance of the World Ranking

Full article: http://www.golfdigest.com/story/royal-and-ancient-chief-e...

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