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Paul McGinley has paved the way for captains of the future with the special way he plotted Europe’s 16 1/2 –11 1/2 victory in the 40th Ryder Cup, his players said on Sunday.

29 Sep 2014 - 10:39am

Europe's finest golfers captured the Ryder Cup for the sixth time in seven tries on Sunday at Gleneagles, delivering a resounding defeat to an American squad that once dominated the rivalry.

29 Sep 2014 - 1:18am

Amid a raucous early morning atmosphere, the 40th Ryder Cup got off to a wild start yesterday as a nervous Webb Simpson badly mishit the opening tee shot for the USA at Gleneagles.

27 Sep 2014 - 1:15am

Europe dominated the afternoon foursomes to grab a 5-3 lead after the first day of the Ryder Cup at Gleneagles, but the American rookies debuted with flying colours.

27 Sep 2014 - 1:44pm

On the face of it, Europe are ideally placed to extend their domination over the United States when the 40th Ryder Cup gets under way at Gleneagles today.

26 Sep 2014 - 12:08pm

Ian Poulter has become the symbolic beating heart of Europe's Ryder Cup team, the man the home players and fans will look to and the player the Americans badly want to beat.

And he is...

26 Sep 2014 - 12:09pm

A relaxed Phil Mickelson had his audience rolling in the aisles on Wednesday as he discussed a variety of Ryder Cup topics including an issue involving European teammates Rory McIlroy and Graeme...

26 Sep 2014 - 12:09pm


Rickie Fowler has shaved a “USA” pattern into the side of his head and American captain Tom Watson has already selected a motivational chant for a Ryder Cup that doesn’t even start until Friday....

23 Sep 2014 - 10:57am

Match-play golf is nigh on impossible to predict and it is flashes of inspiration and key momentum shifts that often decide the destiny of the Ryder Cup, according to former captain Tony Jacklin...

20 Sep 2014 - 10:33pm

Steve Stricker never felt more alone in front of so many people.

All he could do was watch on the 18th green at Medinah two years ago when Martin Kaymer made the best six-foot putt of his...

20 Sep 2014 - 11:22pm

Michael Wong became the first local golfer to win the Hong Kong Open Amateur Championship in four years – and with it a berth in next month’s Hong Kong Open – thanks to a flawless display...

20 Sep 2014 - 12:12pm

Tom Watson didn't appear to be kicking himself.

17 Sep 2014 - 8:32pm

Tiger Woods, his 39th birthday looming in December, laughed off 20-something Rory McIlroy’s estimation that the 14-time major winner and compatriot Phil Mickelson are in the back nine of their...

16 Sep 2014 - 10:14am

Billy Horschel felt "surreal" after producing the best three weeks of his golfing career just when he need to, capping an astonishing play-off run with a three-shot victory at the Tour...

15 Sep 2014 - 9:36am

Having already made major history with the lowest ever round, South Korean teenager Kim Hyo-joo enhanced her reputation by beating Australian veteran Karrie Webb to win the Evian Championship and...

15 Sep 2014 - 10:57am

As Rory McIlroy hunts his fifth tournament win of the year at this week’s Tour Championship, his rivals could well feel a sense of foreboding that the world number one is tied for the lead despite...

14 Sep 2014 - 2:08pm

FedEx Cup playoff points leaders Billy Horschel and Chris Kirk both shot bogey-free four-under 66s to share the lead after the first round of the Tour Championship.

12 Sep 2014 - 10:02am

Ice-cool American Billy Horschel withstood an early challenge from Ryan Palmer and a late charge by Bubba Watson to win his second PGA Tour title by two shots at the BMW Championship on Sunday.

8 Sep 2014 - 12:08pm

Phil Mickelson withdrew from the BMW Championship before the start of the third round at Cherry Hills Country Club, saying he wanted to rest for this month's Ryder Cup.

9 Sep 2014 - 1:36pm

Rory McIlroy felt anything under par was a good score Thursday at Cherry Hills, even if he had reason to expect much better.

5 Sep 2014 - 9:41am

Rory McIlroy felt anything under par was a good score Thursday at Cherry Hills, even if he had reason to expect much better.

5 Sep 2014 - 9:41am

World number one Rory McIlroy said that he will be "disappointed" unless he can cap his banner year by capturing FedEx Cup honours and the eye-popping US$10 million bonus given to the play-off...

5 Sep 2014 - 12:17am

USA captain Tom Watson selected Keegan Bradley, Hunter Mahan and Webb Simpson on Tuesday as his three wild-card selections for a Ryder Cup team intent on revenge later this month at Gleneagles,...

3 Sep 2014 - 9:24am

European captain Paul McGinley chose Ian Poulter, Lee Westwood and Stephen Gallacher as his wild-card selections on Tuesday for the Ryder Cup, with Luke Donald the high-profile name to miss out....

3 Sep 2014 - 12:05am

American Chris Kirk broke clear of a tightly bunched leaderboard with two late birdies to clinch his third PGA Tour victory by two shots at the Deutsche Bank Championship on Monday.

2 Sep 2014 - 10:40am

American Russell Henley fired a six-under 65 to take a one-shot lead at the Deutsche Bank Championship, but four-time major winner Rory McIlroy appears poised to strike.

1 Sep 2014 - 9:52am

Scotland’s Stephen Gallacher will have to rely on a wild card to make the European Ryder Cup team after his hopes of automatic qualification were shattered on Sunday despite a superb closing 65 at...

1 Sep 2014 - 9:57am


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