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Golf Australia Express : GA Express 213
NO.1 Men's World Rankings US Money List LPGA Money List Order of Merit LET Money List Women's Rankings Latest Rankings & Money Lists ROOKIES on the 2016 European side: Rafa Cabrera-Bello, Matthew Fitzpatrick, Thomas Pieters, Andy Sullivan, Danny Willett and Chris Wood. By contrast, the Americans are fielding just two debutants: Brooks Koepka and final captain's pick, Ryan Moore. 6 TOTAL matches played since the first Ryder Cup in 1927. The US side holds more than a 100-point overall lead, 5141⁄2 to 4131⁄2. 928 YEAR that the Great Britain & Ireland side was expanded to include golfers from Continental Europe to bolster their chances of defeating the Americans. It worked. In the 18 Ryder Cups held since ’ 79, Europe has claimed 10, with one tie. 1979 RYDER Cup players without a victory on the US PGA or European tours at the time of selection or qualification: Oliver Wilson for Europe in 2008, and Rickie Fowler and Jeff Overton for the USA two years later. Of the trio, only Overton remains winless today. 3 SCORELINE of the most lopsided matches in Ryder Cup history. It’s happened twice, both times in singles play: in 1987 when Tom Kite flogged Howard Clark and in 1997 when Fred Couples whipped Ian Woosnam. 8&7 POINTS required to win the Ryder Cup. As the current holders, Europe can retain the trophy via a 14-all tie. 141⁄2 PRIZEMONEY on offer at the Ryder Cup, yet 24 of the best golfers in the world clamour to participate. Says something about the combination of history, rivalry and team golf competitions, doesn’t it? $0 LENGTH in metres of Hazeltine National, the course that hosted the 1970 and '91 US Opens. The par-72 will feature a different sequencing of holes for the Ryder Cup: the front nine will be what is normally holes 1-4 and 14-18, while the back nine will comprise holes 10-13 and 5-9. 6975 HEIGHT, in centimetres, of the Ryder Cup trophy. It was donated by seed merchant Samuel Ryder and features the figure of Abe Mitchell at its peak. 43.2 thenumbers
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