We know of the achievements of Jordan Spieth, Rickie Fowler and Jason Day, but how much do we know about the men themselves? In this revealing Q & A by Wall Street Journal, we discover just a few of their favorite things. You know how they say you know a woman by the contents of her bag or a person by the things in his home? This will literally be like opening a door and walking through the rooms of their minds. Some of the things you find may be expected and others may just blow your mind. Who knew Jordan Spieth’s inner child was well and alive or that Rickie Fowler was a bit of a gourmand?
Jordan Spieth, 22
Favorite book: The Cat in the Hat by Dr. Seuss
Best hotel/resort he’s visited: The Darling in Sydney. The views are stunning and the rooms have awesome floor-to-ceiling windows.
Best place to have a drink: The Rustic in Dallas. There’s great food and live music, and they always have the Cowboys game on.
Rickie Fowler, 26
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Where he most likes to compete: The Royal County Down Golf Club, in Newcastle, Northern Ireland, is one of my favorite courses in the world.
Favorite restaurant abroad: Sirocco at Lebua in Bangkok: It’s in one of the tallest buildings in Thailand
Preferred snack: Sunflower seeds, when I’m traveling
Jason Day, 27
Favorite band: Coldplay
Where he shops: I’m Australian, so I love the stores near Crowne Plaza Melbourne, on the banks of the Yarra River
Fashion icon/inspiration: Fellow Australian golfer David Lutterus