Ryder Cup

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Ryder Cup

n
(Golf) the Ryder Cup the trophy awarded in a professional golfing competition between teams representing Europe and the US
[C20: named after Samuel Ryder (1859–1936), British businessman and golf patron]
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Woods lost all four of his Ryder Cup matches in Paris last month as the United States were crushed 17.5 to 10.5 by a rampant Europe.
He has now lost 11 of his 14 Ryder Cup matches on Fridays - including both with Phil Mickelson in 2004.
Rose and Stenson have now won five of seven Ryder Cup matches as a partnership.
-- Mickelson will be appearing in his 12th Ryder Cup, a record, and has appeared in 45 Ryder Cup matches, one short of Nick Faldo's all-time mark.
Garcia has lost just nine of his previous 32 Ryder Cup matches and is an experienced head in a team that includes six rookies.
514 1/2 Points accrued by the United States in the 40 Ryder Cup matches so far.
46Record number of Ryder Cup matches played by Faldo, who also won a record 25 points.
Despite winning 14 majors and spending a record 683 weeks as world number one, Woods lost 17 of his 33 Ryder Cup matches and Westwood is not convinced the 40-yearold will be a huge asset off the course.
They have played six Ryder Cup matches and they Cup matches and they R have only won two together.
Having captained and competed in Ryder Cup matches at The Belfry, Mr Woosnam and Mr Gallacher were on-hand during the day to share their experiences in a special question and answer session.
With the 40th Ryder Cup Matches on the horizon (26-26 September 2014), the Perthshire resort which will host this global sporting event is firmly in the international spotlight.