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#Ryder Cup

# ryder-cup - Thursday 27 September, 2012

Rory McIlroy and Graeme McDowell paired together for Ryder Cup
# Ready To Go
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# Ready To Go

Rory McIlroy and Graeme McDowell paired together for Ryder Cup

Sep 27th 2012, 11:47 PM 798 Views 0 Comments

The Northern Irish duo will take on Americans Jim Furyk and Brandt Snedeker.

Celebrity bagmen (part II): our alternative caddies for Europe's Ryder Cup team
# Trading Places
From The42
# Trading Places

Celebrity bagmen (part II): our alternative caddies for Europe's Ryder Cup team

Sep 27th 2012, 9:00 PM 5,197 Views 3 Comments

Would you want Vladimir Putin carrying your clubs? He might just be the perfect match for one of Team Europe at Medinah this weekend.

Facts and figures: the 2012 Ryder Cup in numbers
# Ryder Cup 2012
From The42
# Ryder Cup 2012

Facts and figures: the 2012 Ryder Cup in numbers

Sep 27th 2012, 8:45 PM 6,392 Views 10 Comments

Roll up, stats lovers. We’ve got all the nerdy numbers that matter this weekend in Medinah.

Time to make* some money - here are our 5 favourite bets for the 2012 Ryder Cup
# Flutter
From The42
# Flutter

Time to make* some money - here are our 5 favourite bets for the 2012 Ryder Cup

Sep 27th 2012, 1:00 PM 1,841 Views 2 Comments

*Gambling is a mug’s game, don’t be fooled by the headline.

Explainer: here's everything you need to know about the 2012 Ryder Cup
# FAQ
From The42
# FAQ

Explainer: here's everything you need to know about the 2012 Ryder Cup

Sep 27th 2012, 10:13 AM 3,248 Views 7 Comments

There’s gonna be an awful lot of golf talk over the next few days and we wouldn’t want you to feel left out.

It doesn't make sense to hang on to the mansion in Ireland, admits Rory McIlroy
# Ryder Cup
From The42
# Ryder Cup

It doesn't make sense to hang on to the mansion in Ireland, admits Rory McIlroy

Sep 27th 2012, 8:57 AM 1,695 Views 6 Comments

The world number one is selling his County Down estate. And this is why.

Meet the players: Europe's Ryder Cup 2012 team
# Pen Pics
From The42
# Pen Pics

Meet the players: Europe's Ryder Cup 2012 team

Sep 27th 2012, 7:47 AM 4,567 Views 14 Comments

Jose Maria Olazabal leads 12 of Europe’s finest to defend the Ryder Cup in Medinah this week. Here’s the team.

# ryder-cup - Wednesday 26 September, 2012

Celebrity bagmen: our alternative caddies for America’s Ryder Cup team
# Trading Places
From The42
# Trading Places

Celebrity bagmen: our alternative caddies for America’s Ryder Cup team

Sep 26th 2012, 9:15 PM 10,916 Views 7 Comments

How is Bertie going to get to Medinah at such short notice? And who has got Olympic gold medallist Katie Taylor on their bag?

Rory Mclroy: Rankings no use in Ryder Cup
# Ryder Cup 2012
From The42
# Ryder Cup 2012

Rory Mclroy: Rankings no use in Ryder Cup

Sep 26th 2012, 4:55 PM 585 Views 2 Comments

The Holywood native and world number one said he’ll lead by example on the course at Medinah.

It could be worse! Here are 8 of the most hideous Ryder Cup outfits
# Fashion Police
From The42
# Fashion Police

It could be worse! Here are 8 of the most hideous Ryder Cup outfits

Sep 26th 2012, 12:35 PM 7,013 Views 5 Comments

If you thought the matching orange jumpers sported by Team Europe for the official Ryder Cup photo were bad, think again.

Game over - Miguel Angel Jimenez has already won the Ryder Cup for being one cool badass
# Yo Lo Tengo
From The42
# Yo Lo Tengo

Game over - Miguel Angel Jimenez has already won the Ryder Cup for being one cool badass

Sep 26th 2012, 12:11 PM 1,131 Views 0 Comments

There’ll be plenty of great photos from Medinah over the next few days, but this is our early favourite.

American dream: Bradley's 'proudest moment' and he gears up for Team USA bow
# Ryder Cup
From The42
# Ryder Cup

American dream: Bradley's 'proudest moment' and he gears up for Team USA bow

Sep 26th 2012, 11:46 AM 175 Views 0 Comments

“These things are going to be ready to rock and roll,” said the American after his first practice session.

McDowell ready to carry on Irish tradition in Ryder Cup
# Ryder Cup 2012
From The42
# Ryder Cup 2012

McDowell ready to carry on Irish tradition in Ryder Cup

Sep 26th 2012, 9:59 AM 661 Views 0 Comments

Almost certainly paired with Europe’s talisman, Rory McIlroy, G-Mac is expecting a weekend in the spotlight again.

Photo album: 31 cracking pictures from the Ryder Cup archives
# Memory Lane
From The42
# Memory Lane

Photo album: 31 cracking pictures from the Ryder Cup archives

Sep 26th 2012, 9:12 AM 3,654 Views 3 Comments

As we get set for Medinah 2012, here are some of the most iconic moments from the 38 Ryder Cup matches that have gone before us.

# ryder-cup - Tuesday 25 September, 2012

Ryder Cup 2012: Woods hopes for Jordan jump factor for USA
# Praise
From The42
# Praise

Ryder Cup 2012: Woods hopes for Jordan jump factor for USA

Sep 25th 2012, 6:07 PM 685 Views 0 Comments

The US golfer has described the basketball icon as being “like my big brother”.

In memory of Seve: Europe's Ryder Cup bags feature iconic Ballesteros logo
# Ryder Cup 2012
From The42
# Ryder Cup 2012

In memory of Seve: Europe's Ryder Cup bags feature iconic Ballesteros logo

Sep 25th 2012, 3:42 PM 1,063 Views 1 Comment

“We are going to miss him a lot. It’s the first time he is not going to be with us,” captain Jose Maria Olazabal said.

Ryder Cup is labour of Love for team USA
# Ryder Cup
From The42
# Ryder Cup

Ryder Cup is labour of Love for team USA

Sep 25th 2012, 8:24 AM 439 Views 0 Comments

“It is our Olympics or our Super Bowl,” said Love. “It is the biggest thing you can play in golf,” says the US skipper.

# ryder-cup - Monday 24 September, 2012

'I wouldn't want McIlroy playing Woods in singles' - Monty
# Ryder Cup
From The42
# Ryder Cup

'I wouldn't want McIlroy playing Woods in singles' - Monty

Sep 24th 2012, 10:12 AM 690 Views 0 Comments

The former European captain says Jose Maria Olazabal should avoid a meeting of the Ryder Cup’s two biggest stars on Sunday.

Ryder Cup: Six of the best from Europe
# Countdown
From The42
# Countdown

Ryder Cup: Six of the best from Europe

Sep 24th 2012, 8:32 AM 999 Views 0 Comments

The Ryder Cup has provided lots of memorable moments and we look at some of Europe’s finest moments.

# ryder-cup - Saturday 22 September, 2012

Poulter: Playing in Ryder Cup brings more pressure than a major
# Pressure
From The42
# Pressure

Poulter: Playing in Ryder Cup brings more pressure than a major

Sep 22nd 2012, 10:29 AM 314 Views 0 Comments

Englishman will line up for Europe for the fourth time in Illinois next weekend.

# ryder-cup - Thursday 20 September, 2012

Olazabal pleased with Europe momentum
# Ryder Cup
From The42
# Ryder Cup

Olazabal pleased with Europe momentum

Sep 20th 2012, 6:03 PM 387 Views 0 Comments

The European team tee-off at the Medinah Country Club next week full of confidence after recent wins for the likes of Rory McIlroy.

# ryder-cup - Wednesday 19 September, 2012

Love tips birdie barrage at Medinah
# Ryder Cup
From The42
# Ryder Cup

Love tips birdie barrage at Medinah

Sep 19th 2012, 8:08 AM 404 Views 0 Comments

“It’s going to look like a major, but it’s going to play probably easier than a major,” says the America Ryder cup skipper.

# ryder-cup - Tuesday 18 September, 2012

We're friends... honestly: Westwood keen on Ryder Cup partnership with McIlroy
# Ryder Cup
From The42
# Ryder Cup

We're friends... honestly: Westwood keen on Ryder Cup partnership with McIlroy

Sep 18th 2012, 2:25 PM 725 Views 0 Comments

Talk of a feud between the pair started after McIlroy left International Sports Management last year, the company that has represented Westwood for two decades.

# ryder-cup - Monday 17 September, 2012

Bring it on... McIlroy plots Tiger showdown at Ryder Cup
# Ryder Cup
From The42
# Ryder Cup

Bring it on... McIlroy plots Tiger showdown at Ryder Cup

Sep 17th 2012, 12:53 PM 550 Views 0 Comments

The Holywood native admits he might ask his skipper to put him up against his rival Woods at the Medinah Country Club.

Olazabal seeks right words for Ryder Cup
# Countdown
From The42
# Countdown

Olazabal seeks right words for Ryder Cup

Sep 17th 2012, 11:12 AM 315 Views 0 Comments

Europe’s skipper will produce a more serious speech than his preprocessor nick Faldo, he says, note and is expected to make a reference to his late Ryder Cup partner Seve Ballesteros.

# ryder-cup - Wednesday 5 September, 2012

Olazabal 'respects' Davis Love's US wildcard picks
# Ryder Cup
From The42
# Ryder Cup

Olazabal 'respects' Davis Love's US wildcard picks

Sep 5th 2012, 4:15 PM 473 Views 2 Comments

The European captain said that Love’s decision to leave out Hunter Mahan was the correct one.

# ryder-cup - Tuesday 4 September, 2012

In the swing: McIlroy and Woods look set for longstanding rivalry
# Opinion
From The42
# Opinion

In the swing: McIlroy and Woods look set for longstanding rivalry

Sep 4th 2012, 8:00 AM 865 Views 2 Comments

The pair could be set to dominate golf in the forthcoming months, writes Neil Cullen.

# ryder-cup - Monday 27 August, 2012

Off the record: 5 sports stories you may have missed this weekend
# Catch Up
From The42
# Catch Up

Off the record: 5 sports stories you may have missed this weekend

Aug 27th 2012, 8:50 PM 1,981 Views 0 Comments

Did you know the New York Jets’ season has ended for one fan already?

Bethpage Black: Harrington hits late flourish as Watney breaks Barclays
# Decision Day
From The42
# Decision Day

Bethpage Black: Harrington hits late flourish as Watney breaks Barclays

Aug 27th 2012, 9:30 AM 1,376 Views 0 Comments

Padraig Harrington is playing well, but can’t disguise the disappointment of his expected Ryder Cup snub.

The Morning Score: Monday
# Early Doors
From The42
# Early Doors

The Morning Score: Monday

Aug 27th 2012, 9:01 AM 805 Views 0 Comments

Everything you need to know by 9am, except what to do with that Cork jersey over the next nine months.

Kaymer relief at making Europe's Ryder Cup team
# Happy Days
From The42
# Happy Days

Kaymer relief at making Europe's Ryder Cup team

Aug 27th 2012, 8:00 AM 750 Views 0 Comments

The German golfer secured his place at the Johnnie Walker Championship today.

# ryder-cup - Sunday 26 August, 2012

Lawrie wins Johnnie Walker Championship
# Timely
From The42
# Timely

Lawrie wins Johnnie Walker Championship

Aug 26th 2012, 5:53 PM 574 Views 0 Comments

The automatic places in Europe’s Ryder Cup team are now filled. But who will get the wildcard nods?

# ryder-cup - Saturday 25 August, 2012

Jimenez picked as fourth European vice captain
# Ryder Cup 2012
From The42
# Ryder Cup 2012

Jimenez picked as fourth European vice captain

Aug 25th 2012, 1:13 PM 692 Views 1 Comment

Jose Maria Olazabal has named his fellow Spaniard in the role for next month’s Ryder Cup

# ryder-cup - Tuesday 21 August, 2012

In the swing: how will Ollie whittle down his Medinah men?
# Column
From The42
# Column

In the swing: how will Ollie whittle down his Medinah men?

Aug 21st 2012, 9:32 AM 902 Views 2 Comments

With the Ryder Cup selection deadline fast approaching it’s time for Jose Maria Olazabal to make some tough calls, writes Neil Cullen.

# ryder-cup - Monday 20 August, 2012

Sergio's back (and not a moment too soon for the Ryder Cup)
# Race To Medinah
From The42
# Race To Medinah

Sergio's back (and not a moment too soon for the Ryder Cup)

Aug 20th 2012, 5:45 PM 584 Views 0 Comments

Sergio Garcia finished his final round at the rain-delayed Wyndham Championship to win by two shots from Tim Clark.

Sergio Garcia leads Wyndham, but rain forces Monday finish
# Race To Medinah
From The42
# Race To Medinah

Sergio Garcia leads Wyndham, but rain forces Monday finish

Aug 20th 2012, 1:08 PM 229 Views 0 Comments

Play at the Sedgefield Country Club will resume at 2pm (BST) on Monday afternoon.

# ryder-cup - Thursday 16 August, 2012

Clarke, McGinley and Bjorn named as European Ryder Cup vice-captains
# Experience
From The42
# Experience

Clarke, McGinley and Bjorn named as European Ryder Cup vice-captains

Aug 16th 2012, 2:36 PM 530 Views 0 Comments

A fourth assistant will by named by José María Olazábal on 27 August when he reveals his two wildcard picks.

Mounting pressure: Plenty for Love to ponder at Wyndham Championship
# Continental
From The42
# Continental

Mounting pressure: Plenty for Love to ponder at Wyndham Championship

Aug 16th 2012, 11:57 AM 305 Views 0 Comments

The US Ryder Cup captain will be keeping a close eye on the field as he decides on his team to take on Europe next month.

# ryder-cup - Tuesday 14 August, 2012

Ryder Cup: Poulter edges ahead of Garcia but Harrington's race looks run
# Hands Off
From The42
# Hands Off

Ryder Cup: Poulter edges ahead of Garcia but Harrington's race looks run

Aug 14th 2012, 11:59 AM 1,264 Views 0 Comments

Eight of the 12 players that will represented Europe at Medinah have been confirmed. McIlroy and McDowell are two of them.

In the swing: In this kind of form, McIlroy is untouchable
# Opinion
From The42
# Opinion

In the swing: In this kind of form, McIlroy is untouchable

Aug 14th 2012, 9:01 AM 722 Views 1 Comment

Rory McIlroy’s second Major Championship triumph was almost as impressive as his first one, writes Neil Cullen.