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Sport's most unpopular champions

Omnisport Logo Omnisport | Slide 1 of 11: If Patrick Reed was in any doubt over who the public at Augusta might like to see claim the green jacket at last week's Masters, it became pretty clear as he and Rory McIlroy stepped up to tee off on Sunday.McIlroy was chasing a career Grand Slam and was loudly cheered by the gathered spectators - unlike Reed, a largely unpopular figure on the PGA Tour, who has been accused of cheating, stealing and using a homophobic slur in the past.But the American is far from the first sporting champion that has not had the crowd on his side...

NOT ALL CHAMPIONS ARE POPULAR!

If Patrick Reed was in any doubt over who the public at Augusta might like to see claim the green jacket at last week's Masters, it became pretty clear as he and Rory McIlroy stepped up to tee off on Sunday.McIlroy was chasing a career Grand Slam and was loudly cheered by the gathered spectators - unlike Reed, a largely unpopular figure on the PGA Tour, who has been accused of cheating, stealing and using a homophobic slur in the past.But the American is far from the first sporting champion that has not had the crowd on his side...
© If Patrick Reed was in any doubt over who the public at Augusta might like to see claim the green ja...

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