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Tiger, Phil Mickelson chosen for Ryder Cup team

/ Sep 5, 2018

Tiger, Phil Mickelson chosen for Ryder Cup team

Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson, golf's most prominent players for more than two decades, never realized the Ryder Cup would mean so much. For Woods, it's the culmination of a comeback that began in January after a fourth surgery on his lower back. For Mickelson, ...

/ Dec 14, 2015

Rome to host Ryder Cup for first time

The Ryder Cup is headed to Italy for the first time, with the Marco Simone club in Rome chosen Monday to host golf's biggest team event in 2022. Italy beat rival bids from Germany, Spain and Austria to secure hosting rights for the 44th edition ...

Love says Tiger, Mickelson no locks for 2016 Ryder Cup

/ Sep 30, 2015

Love says Tiger, Mickelson no locks for 2016 Ryder Cup

The PGA of America has altered its approach to the Ryder Cup with the tournament returning to the U.S. in 2016 at Hazeltine National Golf Club in Minnesota. Perhaps the biggest change could be a team without Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson. Captain Davis Love ...

Love returns as Ryder Cup captain

/ Feb 25, 2015

Love returns as Ryder Cup captain

Davis Love III was on his porch in Sea Island taking part in a conference call for the first Ryder Cup Task Force meeting, and he was shocked by what he heard. First, the PGA of America really was going to let the players have ...

U.S. creates 'Ryder Cup Task Force'

/ Oct 15, 2014

U.S. creates 'Ryder Cup Task Force'

After two decades of European dominance in the Ryder Cup, the Americans have created a task force to figure out why they keep losing. Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson were among 11 players, captains and PGA of America officials who were appointed to the "Ryder ...

Dominant Europe captures Ryder Cup again

/ Sep 29, 2014

Dominant Europe captures Ryder Cup again

The tone was set by Rory McIlroy, the best player in the world. The winning shot came from Jamie Donaldson, a Ryder Cup rookie. Europe added another layer to its Ryder Cup dominance on Sunday by leaving no doubt who had the best team, if ...

Europe takes control of Ryder Cup

/ Sep 28, 2014

Europe takes control of Ryder Cup

Captain Fantastic Paul McGinley hailed "a great team performance" after Europe crushed the United States in the Ryder Cup foursomes for the second day running to gallop into a commanding 10-6 lead on Saturday. The U.S., which trailed 5-3 overnight, edged a record-breaking fourballs by ...

Europe takes lead at Ryder Cup

/ Sep 27, 2014

Europe takes lead at Ryder Cup

The start of this Ryder Cup was a lot like how the last one ended. European blue filled the scoreboard Friday afternoon at Gleneagles with strong finishes that Europe is renowned for in these matches. Rory McIlroy knocked in a 40-foot birdie putt across the ...

Faldo backs Garcia jibe

/ Sep 27, 2014

Faldo backs Garcia jibe

Nick Faldo defended his television commentary that Sergio Garcia was "useless" in the 2008 Ryder Cup, saying the Spaniard had emotional and physical problems at Valhalla and even told Faldo that he did not want to play. Faldo, captain of that 2008 team that lost ...

Tiger pulls out of consideration for Ryder Cup

/ Aug 14, 2014

Tiger pulls out of consideration for Ryder Cup

Tiger Woods removed himself from consideration for the Ryder Cup team on Wednesday evening with a clear message that he is not healthy enough to play. One day after U.S. captain Tom Watson said he trusted Woods to give him the "straight skinny" on the ...