Q. Any good cheer in Retief's play?
PADRAIG HARRINGTON: No interest at all in the two of us playing badly. It's no good to me if both of us finish last or first last, second to last -- no cheer at all.
Q. What was the atmosphere between the two of you?
PADRAIG HARRINGTON: Exactly the same as it would be whenever we play together.
Q. Given the circumstances, will it be a relief --
PADRAIG HARRINGTON: Without a doubt, it's a distraction to look at the other guy playing. 100%, I would love to say that I didn't watch him hit a shot today, but, yes, it is a distraction. You're not 100% focused on your own game at all times. It would have been easier to not have to put up with it. But, nothing is ever very easy in this game. It's not a simple thing. We are always being -- there's always a little bit of added test in the game. So, you know, that was it today.
I was fighting my concentration all day, and shots on 9 and 14 were the ones that really resulted in bogeys. Then being very tense, both on 9 and 14, I left the putts short of the hole. I hit a lot f ugly putts out there.
Q. Did you feel he was similarly distracted?
PADRAIG HARRINGTON: I have no idea what was going on in his head. Couldn't tell you.
Q. No conversation?
PADRAIG HARRINGTON: Retief is very focused on the golf course. He likes to keep going by himself and I'm the opposite, I like to chat. So I talk to Dave and Retief did his thing. We had a few conversations out there. We might have discussed motor cars at one stage, and we might have discussed the weather, as well. But there's not going to be a huge amount -- everybody is different.
Q. Having your arm around his shoulder when you came off, does that indicate a good atmosphere?
PADRAIG HARRINGTON: Yeah.
Q. What was the club on the last?
PADRAIG HARRINGTON: A 9-iron. Hard to know -- I don't know what guys are hitting off that tee. I'd like to know. It's tough downwind. You don't know where to hit it. 18 is it's tough when you are downwind. You nearly prefer hitting into the wind. It's hard to know when you hit 3-wood/5-iron or 3-wood/sand wedge.
Q. What do you make of the Order of Merit situation?
PADRAIG HARRINGTON: I have no idea what situation I'm in. And to be honest, I'd only find out Sunday evening. I need to get my putting right, and that's where I'm heading right now.
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