Team Europe poses with Captain Bernhard Langer and the Ryder Cup trophy. (Photo: Getty Images)
September 19, 2004


After a sensational three days golf, where every Member of Bernhard Langer's glorious Team played their part, Europe won The Ryder Cup at Oakland Hills Country Club with a record 18.5 - 9.5 winning margin with, perhaps fittingly, the recognised on-course leader Colin Montgomerie providing the winning point amidst emotion-packed scenes around the 18th green. more




Europe Secure Ryder Cup After Singles Success

Langer Europe achieved their biggest victory in history of The Ryder Cup after sensationally sweeping to success in Sunday’s singles matches. more

All the Drama from the Final Afternoon

Langer Europe need three and a half points from the final day singles to win The Ryder Cup. Follow how the matches progress during a tense final afternoon at Oakland Hills. more


Friday's Five Shots of the Day

Langer What were the best, baddest and biggest shots of Friday's action at the 35th Ryder Cup Matches? Read on to see our list of the shots heard 'round Oakland Hills. more

School Spirit: Team USA puts money where heart is

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for its Golf: For Business & Life program, each member of Team USA designated a $100,000 gift to his favorite college or university. more

The PGA of America: Dedicated to growing golf

Langer Since its founding in 1916 , The PGA of America and its network of member professionals have been dedicated to growing the game and the business of golf, as well as helping elevate the standard of the golf profession. more

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