Golf News / Ryder

Montgomerie open to wildcard persuasion

Wed August 25, 2010, 12:26 PM

Europe captain Colin Montgomerie knows the men he'd like as his three wildcard picks against the United States but is ready to change his mind depending on events here this week.

Jimenez aiming for final Ryder shot at Gleneagles

Mon August 23, 2010, 05:55 PM

Spain's Miguel Angel Jimenez has put his dream of playing in one last Ryder Cup ahead of attending his nephew's wedding by competing in this week's European Tour event at Gleneagles.

Veteran Langer could win surprise Ryder Cup call

Sun August 08, 2010, 01:41 PM

In-form German veteran golfer Bernhard Langer could earn himself a call-up to his 11th Ryder Cup clash with the United States European captain Colin Montgomerie revealed on Sunday.

Ryder Cup captain Monty won't underestimate US

Wed July 21, 2010, 01:16 AM

Europe's Ryder Cup captain Colin Montgomerie insists his team will not be underestimating the United States in the run-up to the Ryder Cup.

US captain Pavin happy to share Ryder Cup burden

Tue July 20, 2010, 03:00 PM

American Ryder Cup captain Corey Pavin insists his European counterpart Colin Montgomerie has taken a gamble by naming only three assistants for the clash at Celtic Manor in October.

Monty picks Ryder Cup vice-captains

Tue July 20, 2010, 11:42 AM

Darren Clarke, Thomas Bjorn and Paul McGinley were on Tuesday unveiled as Europe Ryder Cup captain Colin Montgomerie's assistants for the clash against the United States at the Celtic Manor Resort in October.

France submit bid to host 2018 Ryder Cup

Thu April 29, 2010, 03:36 PM

France on Thursday submitted their bid to host the 2018 Ryder Cup which they hope will boost golf in the country, French Golf Federation president Christophe Muniesa announced.

France to bid for 2018 Ryder Cup

Wed December 09, 2009, 06:57 PM

France will join Germany, Madrid, Portugal, Netherlands and Sweden as official candidates to host the 2018 Ryder Cup, Sports Minister Rama Yade announced here on Wednesday.

Monty gets warm welcome as Ryder Cup skipper

Thu January 29, 2009, 12:11 PM

Colin Montgomerie's elevation to the European Ryder Cup captaincy has received a warm welcome from potential team members and a sharp intake of breath from across the Atlantic. The 45-year-old Scot was named to the position here…

Montgomerie to captain 2010 Europe Ryder Cup team

Wed January 28, 2009, 01:09 PM

Scotland's Colin Montgomerie was named here on Wednesday to captain the European team to contest the Ryder Cup against the United States at Celtic Manor in Wales next year. Montgomerie will replace Nick Faldo who came in for a…

'Hard' Lyle ready for Ryder Cup captaincy

Thu September 25, 2008, 01:47 PM

Sandy Lyle has insisted his walk-out from this year's British Open shouldn't stop him from being Europe's captain against the United States when the Ryder Cup next takes place in 2010. He has been backed for the job by fellow…

Golfer Lyle still the right man for Montgomerie

Thu September 25, 2008, 01:47 AM

Colin Montgomerie has backed Sandy Lyle to become Europe's Ryder Cup captain when the competition is next staged in 2010. Lyle was widely criticised for qutting 10 holes into his opening round of this year's British Open, when…

Monty closed to Faldo's singles-minded approach

Wed September 24, 2008, 07:40 PM

Colin Montgomerie slammed the singles strategy of European captain Nick Faldo after the United States's decisive victory in the Ryder Cup last week. The Americans regained the team golf trophy, competed for every two years, by…

Race on for Europe Ryder Cup captaincy

Tue September 23, 2008, 08:52 AM

Europe's vanquished Ryder Cup team retreated from Kentucky on Monday with the debate already heating up over who should replace Nick Faldo as captain for Celtic Manor, Wales in 2010. Shortly after his side had relinquished the…

United States win golf's 37th Ryder Cup

Sun September 21, 2008, 09:24 PM

The United States defeated Europe to win back golf's Ryder Cup Sunday, taking their points total to an unbeatable 14.5 with four singles matches remaining.

US has edge as Ryder Cup reaches climax

Sun September 21, 2008, 02:21 PM

Skipper Paul Azinger needs just five and a half points out of 12 in Sunday's singles to crown his two-year long campaign to bring the Ryder Cup back to the United States. The Americans, who lost possession of the small golden…

US lead Europe by two after splitting fantastic fourballs at golf Ryder Cup

Sun September 21, 2008, 02:38 AM

The United States, desperate to end Europe's run of three Ryder Cup victories, emerged from a thrilling fourball battle Saturday with a 9-7 lead heading into Sunday's singles matches. The Americans will go into the final day of…

Europe struggle to keep US at bay in Ryder Cup

Sat September 20, 2008, 04:15 PM

Nick Faldo's Europe were battling Saturday to stay on terms with the United States on the second day of the Ryder Cup, despite a dominant performance from Ian Poulter and Justin Rose. Poulter and Rose reached the turn five up…

Fired up Americans seek to build Ryder Cup lead

Sat September 20, 2008, 12:42 PM

US Ryder Cup captain Paul Azinger was cautiously optimistic after his players built a 5.5 to 2.5 first-day lead over holders Europe heading into Saturday's second day at Valhalla. "Well, clearly we haven't led in a long time, so…

US take Ryder Cup by storm as Europe wilts

Sat September 20, 2008, 12:17 AM

Paul Azinger's tactics of playing all 12 of his men on the opening day of the Ryder Cup paid handsome dividends Friday as the United States grabbed a crushing 5.5 to 2.5 lead over Europe. It was the first time since 1995 that…

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