Sir Nick Faldo rips Patrick Cantlay over slow play at Memorial

Sir Nick Faldo slams Patrick Cantlay's pace of play on the PGA Tour. 

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Tue, 5 Jun 2018
Sir Nick Faldo rips Patrick Cantlay over slow play at Memorial

 

Patrick Cantlay may have wasted little time in announcing his name on the PGA Tour, but my goodness he is deliberate... to put things politely. 

Cantlay, 26, finished fourth at the Memorial Tournament on Sunday to notch his third top-10 finish in his last five starts, but the 2017 Shriners winner and World No.29 did it all at a snail's pace - and thankfully CBS Sports analyst Sir Nick Faldo spoke for the millions of us watching on at home. 

"You'll have time to go make a coffee or double espresso before he hits the ball," said Faldo. 

Cantlay was in the final group with Bryson DeChambeau and Kyle Stanley, and their threesome was put on the clock at least once, which happened on the 13th hole.

One video shared on Twitter showed Cantlay looking at the pin 13 times during an address. He was also spotted standing over his putt for a good 20 seconds at one point before pulling the trigger. 

And as expected, social media was all over it. Here's a look at some of the best tweets...