WATCH: Professional Players Reveal the Gift They Want From Golfing Gods

Published 12/25/2021, 1:20 PM EST
Golf – European Tour – BMW PGA Championship – Wentworth Golf Club, Virginia Water, Britain – September 11, 2021 Billy Horschel of the U.S. in action during the third round REUTERS/Paul Childs


Every major tour in the golfing world is currently in the off-season and the top tours like PGA Tour and DP World Tour are on a break. Hence, golfers are enjoying the holidays and Christmas with their families and friends. The 2022 season has already begun with a few minor events. However, the prominent events will commence in January 2022. 

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Currently, there are not many things going on in the golfing world. So the social media handles of DP World Tour and PGA Tour are posting a few interesting videos. And recently, the DP World Tour posted an interesting video with players like Tommy Fleetwood, Matt Fitzpatrick, and others. 

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What do the best golfers of DP World Tour want from the golfing gods?

The European Tour, which is now DP World Tour, posted a video on their social media handles. They had asked top players what would they like to have as a present from the golfing gods this Christmas. Tommy Fleetwood asked for any stat that Tiger Woods had in 2000. Moreover, the English golfer Matt Fitzpatrick said he wants a major championship win. “It would be major. Yeah, I’d like to. That would be a great present.”  

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The Australian Min Woo Lee said as of now, it would be strokes gained putting or something to do with putting stats. Meanwhile, last season Lee had struggled a little bit with his game on the greens. Hence, he is asking for a better record with the putter. 

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Furthermore, the 2021 BMW PGA Championship winner Billy Horschel said he would like to gain distance off the tee. “Two things – Santa can bring me about ten extra yards off the tee. There’s no doubt about that, and if he wants to bring more than ten yards, I’m not gonna, you know, turn that down.”

Moreover, Billy said, “Let me win one of the majors next year or bring me one of the major championship trophies, then I will gladly accept that as well.” Finally, Bernard Weisberger said he wants only one putt for the rest of the year. 

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So these were all the things that the top DP World Tour players want this year from the golfing gods. However, what do you want from the golfing gods this year? Do let us know.  

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Amey Kulkarni

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Amey Kulkarni is a Golf writer at EssentiallySports. He is currently pursuing his Bachelor’s degree in mass media from HR College, Mumbai. Before joining EssentiallySports he used to write articles on Golf and Cricket on his personal blog cricgolf.

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