Couples offers Nicklaus, Jordan assistant captain
DUBLIN, Ohio -- Jack Nicklaus had a chance to be more than a ceremonial host at the 2013 Presidents Cup at Muirfield Village.
U.S. team captain Fred Couples asked the iconic 18-time major championship winner to be an assistant captain on the American side for the Presidents Cup on Oct. 4-6, 2013. But Nicklaus turned him down.
Nicklaus plans to be a cordial, uninvolved and unhurried host for the event at the course he designed.
"Freddie paid me a nice compliment by his suggestion," ...
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