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Harrington named European Ryder Cup captain

Harrington named European Ryder Cup captain

Ireland's Padraig Harrington has been named Europe's captain for the 2020 Ryder Cup, less than four months after helping the team to a crushing victory over the United States in Paris. 9 Jan 2019
Defending Danes the World Cup danger men

Defending Danes the World Cup danger men

It is reasonable to expect the reigning ‘World Champions’ would enter the next World Cup among the hot favourites. And when you consider one half of the Danish team attempting to defend in Melbourne has had arguably his best year ever, it seems it should be even more obviously the case. 21 Nov 2018
GA Express 312: Bjørn Again

GA Express 312: Bjørn Again

Thomas Bjørn committed all of his energy and focus to capturing the Ryder Cup at Le Golf National. 6 Nov 2018
GALLERY: The 100 best Ryder Cup images

GALLERY: The 100 best Ryder Cup images

What a Ryder Cup it was in Paris, with Europe overcoming the American 'Dream Team'. Here are the best images captured by the team of Getty Images photograhers from Ryder Cup week, from the practice rounds to the gala dinner to the Sunday victory march 4 Oct 2018
Europe regains Ryder Cup with 17.5-10.5 victory

Europe regains Ryder Cup with 17.5-10.5 victory

Rookie Jon Rahm produced a pivotal victory over Tiger Woods and history-maker Francesco Molinari fittingly secured the winning point as Europe regained the Ryder Cup at Le Golf National, Paris. 1 Oct 2018
RYDER CUP: Opening fourballs matches announced

RYDER CUP: Opening fourballs matches announced

Tiger Woods will partner Patrick Reed against Francesco Molinari and Tommy Fleetwood in the fourth and final fourballs match when the Ryder Cup gets underway, a grouping sure to be the number one draw for fans at Le Golf National. 28 Sep 2018
RYDER CUP: Beware the Sleeping Giant

RYDER CUP: Beware the Sleeping Giant

The 42nd Ryder Cup promises to be one of the most memorable events in recent history. Most people are backing the American ‘Dream Team’ to successfully defend the Cup. But the European side is a sleeping giant that will be relishing its underdog status. 26 Sep 2018
Ryder Cup: Skippers praise rival teams

Ryder Cup: Skippers praise rival teams

Ryder Cup captains Jim Furyk and Thomas Bjorn heaped praise on each other's teams before the showdown between the United States and Europe. 25 Sep 2018
HUGGAN: Why Bjorn was right to go with Cup ‘old guard’

HUGGAN: Why Bjorn was right to go with Cup ‘old guard’

In the 35 years or so that have passed since the Ryder Cup began to matter to this outside the world inhabited only by golf nerds, many things have changed and emerged. 6 Sep 2018
Casey, Garcia, Poulter and Stenson announced for Ryder Cup

Casey, Garcia, Poulter and Stenson announced for Ryder Cup

European Captain Thomas Bjorn has loaded his team with experience after announcing Paul Casey, Sergio Garcia, Ian Poulter and Henrik Stenson as his four wildcards for this month's match against USA in Paris. 6 Sep 2018
Bjorn to name Ryder Cup wildcard picks

Bjorn to name Ryder Cup wildcard picks

Thomas Bjorn faces the first tough decision of his Ryder Cup captaincy as he prepares to name his four wild cards for the impending contest with the United States. 5 Sep 2018
Wallace wins in Denmark, Ryder Cup beckons

Wallace wins in Denmark, Ryder Cup beckons

Matt Wallace has made an impressive case for a Ryder Cup wild card with a third win in his past 15 starts, a victory completed in dramatic fashion in front of European captain Thomas Bjorn. 3 Sep 2018
Bjorn names Europe's vice-captains for 2018 Ryder Cup

Bjorn names Europe's vice-captains for 2018 Ryder Cup

European captain Thomas Bjorn has named Lee Westwood, Padraig Harrington, Graeme McDowell and Luke Donald as vice-captains for this year's Ryder Cup against the United States. 23 May 2018
VIDEO: Bjorn Lucky!

VIDEO: Bjorn Lucky!

On the eve of the 2016 Paul Lawrie Match Play at Archerfield Links in Scotland, Thomas Bjørn, Edoardo Molinari and Paul Lawrie himself attempted a nearest the pin challenge. You won't believe what happened next! 4 Aug 2016