Samuel L Jackson and Kurt Russell were paired together for Team USA at the Ryder Cup celebrity match and it led to a joke worthy of a golf clap

  • The Ryder Cup starts this week in France with Team USA hoping for their first win on European soil in 25 years.
  • On Wednesday, celebrities participated in the celebrity challenge match.
  • Samuel L. Jackson and Kurt Russell were paired together, leading to a great golf joke.

The Ryder Cup tees off this week at Le Golf National in Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines, outside of Paris, with Team USA looking for their first win on European soil in 25 years.

On Wednesday, things kicked off with the celebrity challenge match with stars such as Greg Kinnear, Luke Wilson, John McEnroe, Yanick Noah, Condoleezza Rice, Kelly Slater, Nick Jonas, Niall Horan and Michael Phelps among those playing.

The celebrities also included Samuel L. Jackson and Kurt Russell, who were paired together, leading to a great golf joke. It turns out they look like an older version of another famous golf pair, Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson.

Take it away, Club Pro Guy.

That deserves a golf clap.

The joke is made all the better by the budding bromance between Tiger and Mickelson in recent years. It is easy to picture them being inseparable in 18 years, or at least let’s hope that is the case.

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