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  • Saturday, October 4, 2014
  • An open letter from Tom Watson, 2014 U.S. Ryder Cup Captain

    In his own words, 2014 U.S. Ryder Cup Captain Tom Watson responds to discussion around the 16.5-11.5 U.S. loss to Europe last Sunday at Gleneagles in Perthshire, Scotland.

  • Sunday, September 28, 2014
  • Notebook: McDowell gives wife a Ryder Cup victory for their anniversary

    By Steve Douglas, Associated Press GLENEAGLES, Scotland -- Europe captain Paul McGinley wanted all along to put Graeme McDowell in the leadoff spot on Sunday at the Ryder Cup. McDowell had it circled on his calendar for other reasons. It was his wedding anniversary. McDowell was married a...

  • Flawless McIlroy lives up to top billing in dominant Ryder Cup performance

    Rory McIlroy has shown in 2014 that he is moving past Tiger Woods and is becoming golf's new superstar. Team Europe's victory, the third in a row for McIlroy and the Europeans, was just the latest example. 

  • Jamie Donaldson converts shot to win Ryder Cup

    By Steve Douglas, Associated Press GLENEAGLES, Scotland -- The decisive match. The shot of his life. Jamie Donaldson will never forget his Ryder Cup debut. The chance to clinch Europe's third straight victory in golf's biggest team event fell to a strapping, mild-mannered Welsh...

  • Jimmy Walker has strong 2014 Ryder Cup in debut

    GLENEAGLES, Scotland – U.S. Ryder Cup Captain Tom Watson called Jimmy Walker one of the bright spots on the team this week. The 35-year-old Texan, who has won three times in 2014 on the PGA Tour, was one of just four U.S. winners in singles matches on Sunday. Walker finished with a win,...

  • Team Europe wins 2014 Ryder Cup

    Why Europe won the Ryder Cup for the third consecutive time at Gleneagles, Scotland, and the eighth time in the past 10 tries.  

  • Nicklaus gets Honorary Life Membership for European Tour

    Jack Nicklaus, the 18-time major winner considered by many as the greatest golfer in the history of the game, has been awarded Honorary Life Membership of the European Tour. The American was presented with a silver membership card by George O’Grady, chief executive of the European Tour, at...

  • McIlroy caps Ryder Cup week with win over Fowler

    GLENEAGLES, Scotland – It was supposed to be one of the best matches on the Sunday Singles card in the 40th Ryder Cup at Gleneagles. Instead, the Rory McIlroy vs. Rickie Fowler match was the first complete. McIlroy, the No. 1 ranked player in the world, was 6-under par after six holes and...

  • Ryder Cup: Sunday singles matches recap

    Europe struck first Sunday, then the Americans fought back before the home team pulled away to seal its third straight victory. T.J. Auclair breaks down all the final-day singles matches. 

  • Is Patrick Reed winning over U.S. fans?

    Patrick Reed has been one of the most polarizing figures on the PGA Tour. The 24-year-old isn't short on confidence -- a great asset, but the outwardness of which hasn't exactly sat well with many. There's no denying he has a ton of game. You don't win three times in less than 12...