Ryder Cup star Brooks Koepka hates that golf is gentleman’s game and would love to trash talk throughout his round


AMERICAN Brooks Koepka hates that golf is a gentleman’s game and wants to trash talk his opponents throughout rounds.

The four-time most vital winner, 31, is making an attempt ahead to a further partisan environment at this month’s Ryder Cup at Whistling Straits.

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Speaking to Golf Digest, Koepka talked about: “Golf isn’t really a sport the place you trash talk, nonetheless I can trash talk with the best of them.

“I don’t need to say gamesmanship is trash talk, nonetheless it borders the road.

“If I’m going with my buddies, what I say to them is completely utterly utterly completely different. Every dangerous shot, you’re going to hear about it.

“On tour, it’s more the little things. But the reality is, I take satisfaction from beating everybody more than anybody knows.

“I take so much satisfaction that there’s something wrong in my head about it.”

Koepka is actually one in all many further spiky professionals on the PGA Tour and has a extremely frosty relationship with Bryson DeChambeau.


But the 2 will want to hit it off for the subsequent couple of weeks on account of the rivals have each licensed for Steve Stricker’s US Ryder Cup staff.

Team Europe are the defending champions after a stunning seven-point victory at Le Golf National in France three years up to now.

The Europeans, led by World No1 John Rahm, boast one completely different sturdy squad this yr – nonetheless Koepka is prepared to combat in Wisconsin.

He added: “It doesn’t matter what we’re doing, it [Koepka’s competitiveness] is so intense.

“I might not always show it, but I’m so intense inside at wanting to beat the living crap out of you at whatever we’re doing.

“It eats me up inside. We could also be having enjoyable with pingpong or cornhole or no matter. I merely need to embarrass you.

“If golf wasn’t the ‘gentleman’s’ sport it is, I would trash talk my full technique by it.

“I’d love to be in the NFL and just stand over you like [Kansas City Chiefs safety] Tyrann Mathieu does after a tackle.”

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