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Monday 30 January 2023 Dublin: 6°C

# Ryder Cup

This month
January 2023
# Feeling Blue
'I certainly don’t expect to get one of the six picks' - Ian Poulter on Ryder Cup hopes
The Englishman also suggested he may not play even if he qualifies.
Last year
2022
# Hero Cup
GB & Ireland to face Europe in Ryder Cup dress rehearsal in January
Two ten-man teams will go head to head at the Hero Cup in Abu Dhabi from 13-15 January.
# luke's list
Europe captain Luke Donald to have unprecedented six wild cards at Ryder Cup
Qualification gets under way at next week’s BMW PGA Championship.
# cool hand
Luke Donald named Europe’s Ryder Cup captain
Donald replaces Henrik Stenson after he was stripped of the role.
# donald bump
Luke Donald tipped to replace Henrik Stenson as Europe’s Ryder Cup captain
The Swede lost the job 127 days after his appointment following his decision to join the LIV Golf series.
# rome 2023
Henrik Stenson stripped of Ryder Cup Europe captaincy ahead of LIV switch
The Swedish star has been set to captain Team Europe at the 2023 Ryder Cup in Rome.
# One and done
Padraig Harrington rules out second tilt at Ryder Cup captaincy
Harrington says the LIV Tour golfers and the rest of the field have parked their differences for the JP McManus Pro-Am at Adare Manor.
# Worry
Padraig Harrington fears LIV series poses threat to future of DP World Tour
The US Senior Open champion suggests there is only room for the PGA and one other tour in the world game.
# Leading The Way
Henrik Stenson named 2023 European Ryder Cup captain
The next edition of the biennial competition takes place in Rome.
# Rome bound
Zach Johnson appointed US Ryder Cup captain
The two-time major winner succeeds Steve Stricker for the 2023 matches in Italy.
# Looking Back
'I'm still dealing with inflammation around the heart' - US Ryder Cup captain on frightening illness
Steve Stricker says in an interview with Wisconsin Golf that he feels lucky as he slowly recovers.
All time
# Golf
Harrington in tie for fourth in Portugal, Power and Lowry finish first rounds in Mexico
Italy’s Nino Bertasio opened up a four-shot lead in Portugal following a stunning round of 61.
# Onwards
'When I play my best, I’m the best player in the world' - McIlroy looks to kick on after emotional Ryder Cup
The 32-year-old broke down in tears in a rare show of emotion in Wisconsin.
# looking ahead
'Some people are idiots' - Lowry reveals abuse aimed at him and his wife during the Ryder Cup
The former Open champion says his sole ambition is to make Europe’s team for 2023.
# Moving On
Optimism for Europe's Ryder Cup future and praise for 'angry bear' Lowry
‘We’ve got a super crop of young players,’ Ian Poulter says. ‘We can do what America did.’
# Team USA
Jordan Spieth already anticipating Ryder Cup triumph in Europe in 2023
The home side cruised to a 19-9 success at Whistling Straits.
# rough ryde
Pádraig Harrington: 'I believe that we did our job and it just wasn’t our week'
The Dubliner could do little to stem the red tide all weekend.
# Home Control
USA crush Europe to regain Ryder Cup in record-breaking fashion
The hosts stormed to a 19-9 success.
# Whistling Straits
I love my team-mates so much – Rory McIlroy emotional after Ryder Cup struggles
McIlroy finished on a winning note in the singles but Shane Lowry lost out.
# Don't call it a comeback
McIlroy and Lowry to lead Ryder Cup singles salvage effort for Europe
The United States go into today’s final session at Whistling Straits with a massive six-point lead.
# Ryder Cup
Lowry on fire but US in command against Europe in pursuit of Ryder Cup
The United States hold an 11-5 advantage.
# Red Tide
US stretch Ryder Cup lead over Europe to 9-3
Pádraig Harrington will need a miracle to turn this around.
# uphill battle
Rory McIlroy reduced to a spectator as Europe struggle in Ryder Cup
The four-time major winner will not appear in the Saturday foursomes, with Jon Rahm and Sergio Garcia sent out first again.
# red sea
Europe facing uphill battle as USA race into early Ryder Cup lead
McIlroy/Lowry lose 4&3 to Finau/English as USA take 6-2 lead.
# Whistling Straits
Advantage United States after opening session at Ryder Cup
Rory McIlroy and Ian Poulter got off to a nightmare start at Whistling Straits.
# day 1
Padraig Harrington praises spirit in Team Europe as Ryder Cup begins
World number one Jon Rahm will be sent out in the first match for the second Ryder Cup in succession.
# trailblazer
The unlikely Irish hero who changed the Ryder Cup forever
Eamonn Darcy talks to The42 about his crucial role in winning the 1987 Ryder Cup, the first time Europe ever won on American soil.
# On the box
Here's your TV guide to a jam-packed weekend of sport
Get ready…
# Paddy's Army
McIlroy paired with Poulter, up against Schauffele and Cantlay, in Friday foursomes
Shane Lowry will sit out Friday’s first session at Whistling Straits.
# Ryder Cup
Triumph and tragedy: the rollercoaster story of Ireland’s Ryder Cup heroes
Eamonn Darcy, Christy O’Connor Junior and Philip Walton were considered weak links on Europe’s Ryder Cup teams but they overcame the game’s superstars to write their names into golfing folklore.
# Best of Friends
Brooks Koepka sidesteps Ryder Cup questions about Bryson DeChambeau
The feud between two of America’s top players has been played out in public for months.
# melting pot
Steve Stricker must blend experience with raw rookie talent in bid for Ryder Cup
Stricker will soon discover if having eight of the top 10 can see his US side regain the trophy in his home state of Wisconsin.
# Ryder Cup
Poulter says 'everything is stacked against us' as Europe seek upset
The American squad features nine of the world’s 11 top-ranked golfers.
# William Hill
McIlroy to shine, Brooks v Bryson and home advantage: The biggest 2021 Ryder Cup talking points
All eyes are on Whistling Straits this week, and Adam McKendry previews the latest showdown between Europe and the USA.
# Beef
US Captain Stricker: Koepka-DeChambeau feud a 'non-issue'
The Ryder Cup skipper also played down the significance Koepka’s pre-tournament comments.
# Down memory lane
Lowry inspired by memories of Harrington at 2006 Ryder Cup in K Club
Fifteen years on from that experience, Lowry will be part of the European team attempting to retain the trophy at Whistling Straits.
# Whistling Straits
'I prefer to play under the hostility' - Fitzpatrick relishing reception from Ryder Cup crowd
The Sheffield native says the atmosphere will act as an extra motivation to perform well for Europe.
# Easy Ryder
Ireland's Graeme McDowell still has hopes of playing in another Ryder Cup
The Ulsterman will be part of Europe’s bid to retain the trophy at Whistling Straits later this month.
# the postman
Ian Poulter: America’s rookies are in for nerve-wracking Ryder Cup experience
Half of captain Steve Stricker’s side have never played in the biennial contest before.
# response
'I did my job. What do you want from me?' - Koepka on doubts over his Ryder Cup commitment
US captain Paul Azinger said Koepka should give his spot to someone else if he’s not committed to playing in the Ryder Cup.