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Europe team captain Thomas Bjorn, center, holds the trophy aloft as he celebrates with his team after Europe won the Ryder Cup on the final day of the 42nd Ryder Cup at Le Golf National in Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines, outside Paris, France, Sunday, Sept. 30, 2018. (AP Photo/Laurent Cipriani)
September 30, 2018 - 12:43 pm
SAINT-QUENTIN-EN-YVELINES, France (AP) — Payback belongs to Europe, and so does the Ryder Cup. Two years after the Americans thought they had their Ryder Cup problems figured out, Europe reminded them Sunday why it practically has owned this shiny gold trophy for the last quarter-century. British...
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Europe's Sergio Garcia, right, celebrates after Europe won the Ryder Cup on the final day of the 42nd Ryder Cup at Le Golf National in Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines, outside Paris, France, Sunday, Sept. 30, 2018. (AP Photo/Laurent Cipriani)
September 30, 2018 - 12:26 pm
SAINT-QUENTIN-EN-YVELINES, France (AP) — The Latest on the Ryder Cup at Le Golf National (all times local): 6:15 p.m. Alex Noren has closed out Europe's dominating win in the Ryder Cup with a brilliant putt. The Swedish golfer rolled in a 40-foot birdie at the final hole Sunday to secure a 1-up...
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Justin Thomas of the US reacts after winning his fourball match with his teammate Jordan Spieth on the second day of the 2018 Ryder Cup at Le Golf National in Saint Quentin-en-Yvelines, outside Paris, France, Saturday, Sept. 29, 2018. (AP Photo/Francois Mori)
September 29, 2018 - 8:09 pm
SAINT-QUENTIN-EN-YVELINES, France (AP) — Francesco Molinari and Tommy Fleetwood walked down the fairway after delivering another big point in the Ryder Cup, side by side with their arms around each other's shoulder. Here came "Moliwood" at Le Golf National, the latest Ryder Cup sensation and the...
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Justin Thomas of the US, left, touches fists with his teammate Jordan Spieth after winning their foursome match on the second day of the 2018 Ryder Cup at Le Golf National in Saint Quentin-en-Yvelines, outside Paris, France, Saturday, Sept. 29, 2018. (AP Photo/Francois Mori)
September 29, 2018 - 1:42 pm
SAINT-QUENTIN-EN-YVELINES, France (AP) — The Latest on the Ryder Cup at Le Golf National (all times local): 7:30 p.m. The pairings are out for the final day of the Ryder Cup, and the Sunday singles kick off with a match between Europe's Rory McIlroy and America's Justin Thomas. All 12 players will...
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September 28, 2018 - 9:52 pm
PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Hale Irwin shot a 5-under 67 at Pebble Beach on Friday in the Pure Insurance Championship, leaving the 73-year-old Hall of Famer a stroke behind leader David Frost in the PGA Tour Champions event. Irwin played his final nine holes in 6-under 26. He birdied the par-4...
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Europe player Sergio Garcia, right, and Alex Noren congratulate each other during their foursome match on the opening day of the 2018 Ryder Cup at Le Golf National in Saint Quentin-en-Yvelines, outside Paris, France, Friday, Sept. 28, 2018. (AP Photo/Laurent Cipriani)
September 28, 2018 - 11:45 am
SAINT-QUENTIN-EN-YVELINES, France (AP) — The Latest on the Ryder Cup at Le Golf National (all times local): 5:40 p.m. Europe has pulled off a historic performance at the Ryder Cup. The home team completed its first shutout in any session since 1989 and its first sweep ever in foursomes. Just like...
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A view from the back of the grandstand overlooking the 1st tee on the third day of practice for the Ryder Cup at Le Golf National in Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines, outside Paris, France, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. The grandstand seats nearly 7,000 people, the largest at any golf tournament. (AP Photo/John Leicester)
September 27, 2018 - 11:43 am
SAINT-QUENTIN-EN-YVELINES, France (AP) — Le Golf National is the first stadium course in continental Europe, built as much for players in an event like the Ryder Cup as it is for spectators on the ground and in front of the television. It is a stadium right from the start. Walk under the 72-foot...
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Europe supporters overlook the 18th green during a practice round ahead of the Ryder Cup at Le Golf National in Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines, outside Paris, France, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. The 42nd Ryder Cup will be held in France from Sept. 28-30, 2018 at Le Golf National. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham)
September 27, 2018 - 10:55 am
SAINT-QUENTIN-EN-YVELINES, France (AP) — A tip for Tiger Woods and his American teammates from the architect of the Ryder Cup course: Keep those drivers holstered. "They are going to have to think about where to place the ball and not necessarily hit the ball very hard," Hubert Chesneau said. "If...
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Europe's Thorbjorn Olesen laughs during a press conference ahead of the Ryder Cup at Le Golf National in Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines, outside Paris, France, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. The 42nd Ryder Cup will be held in France from Sept. 28-30, 2018 at Le Golf National. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham)
September 27, 2018 - 6:47 am
SAINT-QUENTIN-EN-YVELINES, France (AP) — The Latest on the Ryder Cup at Le Golf National (all times local): 12:35 p.m. Thorbjorn Olesen was the only European player without a date when the Ryder Cup teams met for dinner at the Palace of Versailles. So he was able to play the field. Olesen...
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Dustin Johnson of the US plays a shot on the 1st tee during a practice round for the 2018 Ryder Cup at Le Golf National in Guyancourt, outside Paris, France, Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018. The 42nd Ryder Cup will be held in France from Sept. 28-30, 2018, at the Albatros Course of Le Golf National. (AP Photo/Alastair Grant)
September 27, 2018 - 5:45 am
SAINT-QUENTIN-EN-YVELINES, France (AP) — With the sun beating down on Le Golf National, European and American players are getting in their final practice before the start of the Ryder Cup. Tiger Woods might be taking it easy, though. Woods chose not to take a tee shot in front of thousands of...
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