Listen to the exhilarating chronicle of the fiercely contested 2016 Ryder Cup, narrated by none other than the esteemed author himself, John Feinstein. With a rating of 3 out of 5, this audiobook guarantees 11 hours and 29 minutes of captivating storytelling.
Prepare to be immersed in the electrifying on-course battles and off-course tensions that defined this high-stakes competition. The Americans, reeling from an astonishing six losses out of the last seven matches, were bent on avenging their defeats. Meanwhile, the Europeans were determined to keep the coveted Cup out of American hands. Against the backdrop of American golf legend Arnold Palmer's recent passing, the stage was set for an epic clash of wills at Hazeltine, Minnesota in October 2016.
Join John Feinstein behind the scenes as he unveils the gripping stories that unfolded during those fateful three days. Delve into the riveting narrative of Phil Mickelson, the seasoned veteran who shook the foundations of the American preparation process and played a crucial role in assembling a stellar team. Witness the rise of Rory McIlroy, the undisputed emotional leader of the European team, driven by an unyielding desire to triumph over the Americans. Brace yourself for the fierce matches between McIlroy and American Patrick Reed, featuring not only mind-blowing golf shots but also moments that teetered on the brink of physical confrontation.
Furthermore, experience the return of Tiger Woods, not as a player but as an assistant captain, fervently dedicated to guiding the US team to victory—an unparalleled level of commitment that was not always present during his playing days.
As an award-winning author known for his golf masterpiece, A Good Walk Spoiled, John Feinstein effortlessly raises the bar yet again with his distinct perspective on the Ryder Cup. To golf enthusiasts worldwide, this event has morphed into an unparalleled cauldron of intensity and passion, rivaling any major tournament. So sit back, relax, and let John Feinstein transport you to golf's "first Major" in this remarkable audiobook experience.