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The best images of The 2004 Ryder Cup

We take a look back at some of our favourite images from Europe's victory on American soil under Bernhard Langer in 2004.

BLOOMFIELD TOWNSHIP, MI - SEPTEMBER 19: European team captain Bernhard Langer celebrates with his teammates after Europe win the Ryder Cup Cup 18 1/2 to 9 1/2 at the 35th Ryder Cup Matches at the Oakland Hills Country Club on September, 19 2004 in Bloomfield Township, Michigan. (Photo by Andrew Redington/Getty Images)
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Colin Montgomerie drops a birdie putt on the 16th hole during Sunday afternoon singles matches at the 2004 Ryder Cup in Detroit, Michigan, September 19, 2004. (Photo by A. Messerschmidt/Getty Images)
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BLOOMFIELD TOWNSHIP, MI - SEPTEMBER 19: The European team celebrate on the 18th green after Colin Montgomerie holes his putt as Europe win the Ryder Cup during the Sunday singles matches at the 35th Ryder Cup Matches at the Oakland Hills Country Club on September 19, 2004 in Bloomfield Township, Michigan. (Photo by Andrew Redington/Getty Images)
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BLOOMFIELD TOWNSHIP, MI - SEPTEMBER 17: European team players Darren Clarke (R) and Lee Westwood celebrate their victory over Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson of the U.S at the 35th Ryder Cup Matches at the Oakland Hills Country Club September, 17 2004 in Bloomfield Township, Michigan. (Photo by David Cannon/Getty Images)
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BLOOMFIELD TOWNSHIP, MI - SEPTEMBER 18: (EDITORS NOTE: SPECIAL EFFECTS FILTER USED ON THIS PHOTO) European Team player Darren Clarke of Ireland drives off the first tee during his four-ball match against Tiger Woods and Chris Riley of the USA in the morning four-ball matches at the 35th Ryder Cup Matches at the Oakland Hills Country Club on September, 18 2004 in Bloomfield Township, Michigan. (Photo by David Cannon/Getty Images)
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BLOOMFIELD TOWNSHIP, MI - SEPTEMBER 18: Sergio Garcia of Spain waves the flagstick on the 18th green after defeating Jim Furyk and Fred Funk of the USA 1up during their afternoon foursome match at the 35th Ryder Cup Matches on September 18, 2004 at the Oakland Hills Country Club in Bloomfield Township, Michigan. (Photo by Donald Miralle/Getty Images)
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BLOOMFIELD TOWNSHIP, MI - SEPTEMBER 19: European team player Sergio Garcia of Spain celebrates on the 16th green after a 3 and 2 victory over USA team player Phil Mickelson during their Sunday singles match at the 35th Ryder Cup Matches at the Oakland Hills Country Club on September 19, 2004 in Bloomfield Township, Michigan. (Photo by Donald Miralle/Getty Images)
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BLOOMFIELD TOWNSHIP, MI - SEPTEMBER 15: European team player Colin Montgomerie of Scotland poses with Scottish golf fans during the second practice day for the 35th Ryder Cup Matches at the Oakland Hills Country Club on September 15, 2004 in Bloomfield Township, Michigan. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
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The European team celebrates after 2004 Ryder Cup award ceremonies in Detroit, Michigan, September 19, 2004. (Photo by A. Messerschmidt/Getty Images) *** Local Caption ***
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BLOOMFIELD TOWNSHIP, MI - SEPTEMBER 19: The European team player Ian Poulter with the trophy after Europe's victory over the USA at the 35th Ryder Cup Matches at the Oakland Hills Country Club on September 19, 2004 in Bloomfield Township, Michigan. (Photo by Andrew Redington/Getty Images)
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BLOOMFIELD TOWNSHIP, MI - SEPTEMBER 19: European Team players Padraig Harrington, Paul McGinley and Darren Clarke of Ireland celebrate with the fans after Europe's victory over the USA during the Sunday singles matches at the 35th Ryder Cup Matches on September, 19 2004 at the Oakland Hills Country Club in Bloomfield Township, Michigan. (Photo by David Cannon/Getty Images)
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BLOOMFIELD TOWNSHIP, MI - SEPTEMBER 19: European Team player Thomas Levet is mobbed by the fans after Europe's victory over the USA during the Sunday singles matches at the 35th Ryder Cup Matches on September 19, 2004 at the Oakland Hills Country Club in Bloomfield Township, Michigan. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)
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BLOOMFIELD TOWNSHIP, MI - SEPTEMBER 19: European team captain Bernhard Langer celebrates with his wife Vikki Langer after the Closing ceremony following Europe's victory over the USA at the 35th Ryder Cup Matches at the Oakland Hills Country Club on September, 19 2004 in Bloomfield Township, Michigan. (Photo by David Cannon/Getty Images)
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BLOOMFIELD TOWNSHIP, MI - SEPTEMBER 19: European team captain Bernhard Langer is congratulated by USA team captain Hal Sutton during the Closing ceremonies after Europe's victory over the USA at the 35th Ryder Cup Matches at the Oakland Hills Country Club on September, 19 2004 in Bloomfield Township, Michigan. (Photo by Ross Kinnaird/Getty Images)
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BLOOMFIELD TOWNSHIP, MI - SEPTEMBER 19: European team player Ian Poulter celebrates with other team members after Europe's victory over the USA during the Sunday singles matches at the 35th Ryder Cup Matches at the Oakland Hills Country Club on September, 19 2004 in Bloomfield Township, Michigan. (Photo by Andrew Redington/Getty Images)
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LONDON - SEPTEMBER 20: Bernhard Langer (Centre, front) of Germany, the team captain, poses with the trophy and his team-mates as the victorious European Ryder Cup team arrive at Heathrow airport on September 20, 2004 in London. (Photo by Andrew Redington/Getty Images)
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BLOOMFIELD TOWNSHIP, MI - SEPTEMBER 19: The European caddies celebrate victory with Bernhard Langer during the Closing Ceremonies at the 35th Ryder Cup Matches at the Oakland Hills Country Club on September, 19 2004 in Bloomfield Township, Michigan. (Photo by David Cannon/Getty Images)
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BLOOMFIELD TOWNSHIP, MI - SEPTEMBER 19: European team captain Bernhard Langer celebrates after Europe win the Ryder Cup 18 1/2 to 9 1/2 at the 35th Ryder Cup Matches at the Oakland Hills Country Club on September, 19 2004 in Bloomfield Township, Michigan. (Photo by Ross Kinnaird/Getty Images)
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BLOOMFIELD TOWNSHIP, MI - SEPTEMBER 19: European team player Colin Montgomerie is congratulated by team captain Bernhard Langer on the 18th green after his wins over David Toms of the USA to give Europe victory over the USA during the Sunday singles matches at the 35th Ryder Cup Matches at the Oakland Hills Country Club on September 19, 2004 in Bloomfield Township, Michigan. (Photo by Andrew Redington/Getty Images)
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BLOOMFIELD TOWNSHIP, MI - SEPTEMBER 19: European team player Paul McGinley sprays cahmpagne into the crowd after Europe win the Ryder Cup 18 1/2 to 9 1/2 at the 35th Ryder Cup Matches at the Oakland Hills Country Club on September 19, 2004 in Bloomfield Township, Michigan. (Photo by Ross Kinnaird/Getty Images)
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