Talk to the Euro golfers about the RC being a sideshow. Some of the greatest, hi-level golf i've ever watched has been in RC. Being on a winning MC team doesn't carry anywhere near the weight of a US Open, World Championship or even Derby City title.The Ryder cup for Golf is basically a side show, in Golf it is all about the majors.
In pool, yes there are some big tournaments, but the Mosconi cup is one of the bigger promoted and televised events of the year
Jeremy Jones , the way he played showed that it is more about composure in that very unique environment than anything else
Shane has so much pressure on him, when he wins, he is expected to.
I would like to see Shane have the space to make the decision to play or not play without the likes of Earl or Johnny (or anyone else) chiming in
When they were playing consistently every year, they were playing against snooker players and 9ball noobs.