U.S. won the Cup, but week belonged to Weir

Updated: October 1, 2007, 1:45 AM ET
By Bob Harig | Special to ESPN.com

MONTREAL -- If he arrived here through the back door -- as many in his home country believed on the eve of the Presidents Cup -- Mike Weir sure wasn't departing Royal Montreal Golf Club in that manner.

A procession fit for the prime minister or maybe an escort by the Canadian Mounties was certainly in order after Weir took down the game's No. 1 player, Tiger Woods, in a stirring singles match that made the galleries sound as if the Habs had won the Stanley Cup.

It was a hockey-type ...

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