Tag Archives: Racism

Nov
13
2015

The night before Peter Malnati captured his first PGA Tour title at Sanderson Farms Championship in a Monday finish, he took the time to reflect on the controversial racial incidents that have precipitated most prominently at University of Missouri — where Malnati graduated in 2009 — and Yale. Color me impressed.

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Nov
7
2011
By Stephanie Wei under Tiger Woods

Tiger in good spirits in the Down Under

Tiger Woods appeared in his pre-tourney media conference Tuesday morning for the Australian Open, and as expected, he was pummeled with questions regarding a comment that his former longtime caddie Stevie Williams made last Friday in front of a crowd at the caddie awards. When Stevie went on stage to accept winning “Best Celebration” for his post-victory speech at Bridgestone, he said, “It was my aim to shove it right up that black arsehole.”

Tiger threw Stevie a lifeline, admitting he was hurt but the two had met and shaken hands, according to The Australian:

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Nov
6
2011
By Stephanie Wei under PGA Tour

It was a joke, guys!

Following the third round of the HSBC Champions, a day after the caddie awards dinner where Steve Williams made the controversial comment directed at former boss Tiger Woods in his acceptance speech, Adam Scott said he disagreed with those who thought he should sack Williams and suggested the remark was taken out of context.

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