Ryder Cup LogoRyder Cup: Team USASeptember 22-24 2006, The K Club, Straffan, County Kildare, Ireland
Saturday Foursomes


P. Casey


D. Howell
VS. S. 


S. Cink


Z. Johnson
Last update: 19:30 GMT
MATCH 3 - FINALRESULT: Europe Wins 5 & 4
P. Casey53244443454241    
D. Howell
S. Cink54355443454441    
Z. Johnson
Match Progress                  

Hole Yards Par Hole Highlights
1 418 4 Johnson's tee shot found the right side of the fairway. Howell used a fairway wood off the tee and hit it in the right rough. Casey's approach stayed in the left fringe. Cink's second shot from 143 yards out went long and left of the green. Howell hit a poor chip and left the ball 15 short of the hole. Casey hit a nice putt, but didn't hole it, giving the Americans a chance at winning the hole by getting up and down from the fringe. Johnson blew his chip 10 feet past the hole. Cink missed the par putt coming back and what seemed like a sure win for the Americans turned into a halve. The match stayed all-square.
2 413 4 Casey holed a 15-foot birdie putt to win the hole and the Europeans went 1-up.
3 170 3 Johnson's tee shot left Cink with a 20-foot putt, which he missed. Howell's tee shot stopped 15 feet from the hole. Casey holed the birdie putt to give the Europeans a 2-up advantage.
4 568 5 Cink's second shot from the rough wound up four feet from the hole. Casey's approach stopped one foot from the hole. Johnson blew a four-foot birdie putt that would have halved the hole and the Europeans went 3-up.
5 440 4 Casey made par to Cink's bogey and the Europeans went 4-up.
6 478 4 The hole was halved with pars and Europe stayed 4-up.
7 430 4 Johnson missed an 18-footer from the fringe to win the hole. The teams halved with pars and Europe stayed 4-up.
8 173 3 Both teams made par to halve the hole and Europe remained 4-up.
9 461 4 Both teams made par to halve the hole and Europe remained 4-up.
10 584 5 Both teams made par to halve the hole and Europe remained 4-up.
11 415 4 Johnson missed a short putt to win the hole, giving the Europeans a halve and maintaining a 4-up lead.
12 182 3 Casey's tee shot stopped seven feet left of the flag. With a birdie, the Europeans won the hole and went 5-up.
13 428 4 Cink's second shot landed and stopped three feet from the hole. Howell missed a birdie attempt from 15 feet away on the fringe. Johnson missed a four-footer to win the hole. With pars, the teams halved the hole and Europe went dormie.
14 213 3 Casey scores a hole-on-one with a 4-iron from 213 yards to win the match, 5 and 4.
15 446 4  
16 555 5  
17 424 4  
18 537 5