Ryder Cup 2014

  • Golf: Europe win to retain Ryder Cup 3 days ago

    Europe added another layer of Ryder Cup dominance on Sunday behind Rory McIlroy big start, two big rallies and a rookie who hit the shot of his life to give this performance a finish it deserved. Jamie Donaldson, unaware he already had done enough to retain the Ryder Cup, hit a...
  • McGinley hails great show as Europe surge 10-6 clear in Ryder Cup 3 days ago

    Captain Fantastic Paul McGinley hailed "a great team performance" after Europe crushed the US in the Ryder Cup foursomes for the second day running to gallop into a commanding 10-6 lead on Saturday. The US, who trailed 5-3 overnight, edged a record-breaking fourballs by 2 1/2 points to 1 1/2 but...
  • Birdie bonanza as Europe and US light up Ryder Cup 4 days ago

    It was a case of 'watch the birdies' as the players from Europe and the United States produced some early fireworks on the second day of the 40th Ryder Cup on Saturday. A series of long putts, and the occasional chip-in, disappeared from every angle on a cold, crisp morning on...
  • Europe favourite this time in Ryder Cup: Colin Montgomerie 4 days ago

    Golfer Colin Montgomerie feels that the presence of world No.1 Rory McIlroy in the European side gives them an edge over US. ...
  • Ryder Cup: Europe roar back to lead on gripping opening day 4 days ago

    The Ryder Cup delivered high drama yet again as Europe produced a stirring fightback to win three of the foursomes matches against the United States and take a 5-3 lead after a tense and hugely entertaining first day on Friday. The Americans had much the best of the morning fourballs, the...
  • Ryder Cup 2014: Phil Mickelson, Rory McIlroy square off in opening session 5 days ago

    Phil Mickelson poked fun at Rory McIlroy. Now they get to face off in the Ryder Cup. Mickelson and Keegan Bradley, undefeated as a team two years ago at Medinah, face the European powerhouse of McIlroy and Sergio Garcia in the opening session of fourballs on Friday at Gleneagles. "We're looking to...
  • Tiger Woods pulls out of US Ryder Cup consideration August 14, 2014

    Tiger Woods removed himself from consideration for the Ryder Cup team on Wednesday evening with a clear message that he is not healthy enough to play. One day after US captain Tom Watson said he trusted Woods to give him the "straight skinny" on the condition of his back injury and...
  • Jimenez wins senior debut but focus is on Ryder Cup April 21, 2014

    Spaniard Miguel Angel Jimenez made his Champions Tour debut in style when he won the Greater Gwinnett Championship by two strokes over Germany's Bernhard Langer in Georgia on Sunday. A week after finishing fourth at the Masters, Jimenez became the 18th player to win in his first start on the senior...
  • Ryder Cup comeback is ageless Jimenez's next target April 14, 2014

    No sooner had the seemingly ageless Miguel Angel Jimenez secured fourth place at the 78th Masters on Sunday than he turned his attention to winning back a place in Europe's Ryder Cup team. The Spaniard capped a memorable week by reeling off four birdies in the last nine holes to finish...
  • US cut 2014 Ryder Cup captain's picks to three March 21, 2013

    Miami: The United States are trimming their captain's selections for the 2014 Ryder Cup team to face holders Europe from four to three players, captain Tom Watson said on Wednesday. "Giving our players one more opportunity to earn a spot on merit, I believe, is the right thing to do,"...
  • Tom Watson named US Ryder Cup captain for 2014 December 14, 2012

    New York: Tom Watson was named captain of the 2014 United States Ryder Cup team on Thursday, a move the Americans hope will end their run of losses against Europe in the biennial competition. Watson will be 65 when the matches are played at Gleneagles in Scotland, making him the...