The stories written after the European team won the Ryder Cup for the 3rd straight time and the eighth time in ten should be about their top form, dominating the alternate shot sessions on Friday and Saturday, needing only four points in Sunday’s singles matches to retain the Ryder Cup and being able to continue their fine play to win.
Leave it to two Ryder Cup rookies, 21-year-old Jordan Spieth and 24-year-old Patrick Reed, to shine brightly in the very first competition of the Ryder Cup: the fourballs competition, which started Friday morning.
Leading off for the Americans will be two-time Masters champ Bubba Watson and his buddy, 2012 U.S. Open champ Webb Simpson.
The American team may be considered the underdogs in this Ryder Cup, but let’s not forget that the U.S. leads in the overall record, 25-12-2.
One day after U.S. captain Tom Watson said he trusted the injured star to give him the “straight skinny,” Woods said he called the 64-year-old captain to say he would not be available.
U.S. captain Tom Watson made it sound as if he were leaning more on Woods’ past than the current state of his game, not to mention his health.
Golfers and fans of the sport who attend PGA events can visit some of the best golf courses in America.
The arrival of golf season allows us once again to hit the links with some friends, get some exercise and take in the sunshine. To help get things started, E.S.P. presents their spring golf guide.
The PGA announced Tuesday that Bethpage Black will host the rowdy Ryder Cup 2024. The public course on Long Island with a reputation of loud and boisterous fans also will get the 2019 PGA Championship.
From an operations standpoint, there is ample space in the state park for hospitality and other structures that have turned the Ryder Cup into the biggest show in golf.
Did the Americans choke away the 2012 Ryder Cup?
Despite a plethora of fine play the first two days from the Americans, the Europeans tore Medinah’s heart out.
Europe has retained the Ryder Cup, completing an improbable comeback from a 4-point deficit to win 14 1/2 to 13 1/2.
Just when the Americans appeared to have the Ryder Cup all but locked up, the Europeans snatched the last two matches.
Golf fans are chomping at the bit, ready for the games to begin.