Shades of Medinah as Olly’s boys stage super comeback
Jose Maria Olazabal masterminded the Miracle of Medinah in 2012 and this year produced another piece of magic as Europe took the Royal Trophy on a dramatic final day at the Dragon Lake Golf Club in Guangzhou, China.
The Spaniard’s Ryder Cup side won eight and tied one of 12 last-day matches in Chicago a year ago to take the trophy.
His Royal Trophy side faced a similar situation yesterday. Europe started day three 5-3 down to Asia and when the hosts got out to lead 7-3 after singles losses for Scottish duo and Press and Journal columnists Paul Lawrie and Stephen Gallacher, the writing was on the wall.
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