Ryder Cup Logo Ryder Cup: Team USASeptember 22-24 2006, The K Club, Straffan, County Kildare, Ireland
Sunday Singles


D. Howell
VS. B. 


B. Wetterich
Last update: 11:57 AM ET
MATCH 9 - FINALRESULT: Europe Wins 5 & 4
D. Howell44344443453232    
B. Wetterich44354463354343    
Match Progress                  

Hole Yards Par Hole Highlights
1 418 4 The first hole is halved in 4. Howell's 12 foot birdie putt hung on the edge of the hole but wouldn't drop. Match All Square
2 413 4 Both players made par 4s and the match remains All Square
3 170 3 Parity is maintained with a half in threes on this short hole, match All Square
4 568 5 Howell wins the par 5 4th with a birdie 4 and takes a 1up lead 
5 440 4 Europe remain 1 up as this hole is halved in 4 
6 478 4 2 more pars here, Howell 1 up
7 430 4 Wetterich found trouble on this hole and when he failed with his bogey putt conceded the hole to Howell who is now 2up
8 173 3 Two par 3s here and Europe keeps its 2 hole lead 
9 461 4  Wetterich halves the deficit with a win at this hole with a birdie 3, Howell now 1up
10 584 5 Howell's birdie putt shaves the hole and hangs on the edge, hole halved in 5, Howell 1up
11 415 4 Almost in the water in two, Howell chipped in for a birdie three, a win, and a 2up lead
12 182 3 Howell holes a twenty foot putt across the green for a birdie two and a 3 hole lead
13 428 4 Howell began his birdie celebrations as his ball tracked perfectly for his third consecutive birdie and a four hole lead
14 213 3 Howell closes the match with a stunning birdie two, an excellent tee shot to 15 feet which he converted with yet another superb putt, match result 5&4 
15 446 4  
16 555 5  
17 424 4  
18 537 5  

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