David Duval has sensationally sacked the man responsible for carrying his bag during 11 tournament victories in the last two years. Mitch Knox, Honma Beres MG803 Irons nicknamed 'Fort' earned close to $800,000 with Duval during that period.
A report in the US magazine Golfweek says the partnership has come to a close a few days after the AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am. Honma Beres MG802 Irons Duval phoned Knox to say that his services were no longer required.
It was time to move on, Golf clubs time for a change, Duval said at the Nissan Open. We werent communicating and working together as well the last couple of months. I didnt enjoy being out there as much as I shouldve.
TaylorMade R9 Irons、 Taylormade R9 TP irons And TaylorMade R9 Max Irons Duval's new caddie is Jeff Weber, his caddie of four years until August 1997. But there will be another caddie on his bag for this week's World Matchplay Championship, employing veteran caddie Greg Rita with a plan of hiring Rita full time. Rita has pedigree as a top caddie; other players such as Curtis Strange, Honma Golf Irons John Cook, John Daly and Scott Hoch have employed him.
But Duval thinks Knox will get another top bag soon because of his quality. Taylormade Golf Irons he is very good at what he does said Duval "And I would recommend him to other Tour players".