Brooks Koepka and Scottie Scheffler have been paired collectively for the second day of foursomes on the forty fourth Ryder Cup. On paper, that feels like a formidable duo. Scheffler is the primary ranked participant on the planet and Koepka is a five-time main champion.
However they have been something however formidable Saturday.
Koepka and Scheffler have been humiliated and embarrassed by Viktor Hovland and Ryder Cup rookie Ludvig Aberg, 9 & 7. They suffered the worst foursome loss within the 96-year historical past. The earlier report was 7 & 5, finished most just lately in 2012 by the American duo of Phil Mickelson and Keegan Bradley.
The match was an absolute massacre from the very starting. Workforce USA misplaced every of the primary 4 holes and it solely bought worse from there.
That prompted some fairly epic reactions on-line, together with somebody referencing the bloodiest of bloodbaths in tv historical past, Recreation of Thrones’ ‘The Mountain vs. the Viper’ battle.
However that wasn’t the one correct response from followers.
Following Workforce USA’s historic loss Friday, Koepka took a direct shot at Jon Rahm. It got here throughout like bitter grapes from the reigning PGA Championship winner.
So, some followers have been completely happy to level out the irony of this loss.
Brooks Koepka being a cry child bitch after which dropping by the most important margin in Ryder cup historical past is nice, candy karma. Sit you rattling rat.
— Reece (@ReeceFC96) September 30, 2023
Nice to see Brooks Koepka again up his shithouse interview with a stable efficiency
— TheLastKingOfDorset (@SomeCraigFella) September 30, 2023
However most followers have been simply blown away by the sheer quantity with which they misplaced.
Nevertheless you slice it, Koepka and Scheffler have been decimated and it created a very dangerous search for the previous.
Workforce USA trails 7.5 to 1.5 with the Europeans main two different foursomes. This match be over earlier than Sunday singles even arrive.
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