On Monday night mixed reports purported that Dustin Johnson and Brooks Koepka had to be distant during a Ryder Cup celebration on Sunday night. Although Koepka’s illustration has refuted this story, sources have reliable to Golf Digest that an rumpus did take place.
James Corrigan of a Telegraph was a initial to news a story on Johnson and Koepka, who are deliberate friends and examination partners. They were during a celebration with a European Ryder Cup group when a occurrence occurred. Corrigan pronounced witnesses were “clearly repelled and dissapoint by a nastiness, that was really threatening.” The twin played together in Saturday afternoon foursomes, losing to Justin Rose and Henrik Stenson. The Golf Channel and a Guardian posted identical allegations to Corrigan’s initial report.
Specifically what happened to means Johnson and Koepka to be distant is unclear. A source told Golf Digest that Paulina Gretzky, Johnson’s fiancee, was a executive figure in a incident. Koepka’s girlfriend, Jena Sims, was also involved.
On Tuesday, L’Équipe, a French publication, reported a apart quarrel between Johnson and Koepka occurred progressing in a week on a group plane.
When reached for comment, Koepka’s illustration denied a story. “From what we accumulate we trust someone done this story up,” pronounced Blake Smith, Koepka’s agent. “Nothing to news on a end.” At a time of this article’s publication, Johnson’s representative has not responded to a ask for comment.
This is a second famous emanate involving hall chemistry within a United States Ryder Cup confines. On Sunday night, Patrick Reed done unflattering remarks in a New York Times talk towards Jordan Spieth and Jim Furyk per a separate between Spieth and Reed during a competition.