Ryder Cup

I Wish I'd Called Our Cat Sergio and Not Bubba

David Fearnhead | Posted 18.07.2014 | UK Sport
David Fearnhead

Watching The Open with the naked eye is a strange experience. The rewards are fleeting, when the walking between holes occupies far more time than the actual game. Golf is a sport made for television. Yet, to see a professional hit a ball into the unimaginable distance is an experience all in itself.

Caroline Frost

'Seve': Moving And Inspiring Tale Of The Beach Boy Who Mastered The Greens

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 27.06.2014 | UK Entertainment

Golfing superstar Seve Ballesteros is celebrated on the big screen this week with the release of a biopic film, telling the dramatic story of his life...

Watson Named US Ryder Cup Captain For Gleneagles 2014

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 13.12.2012 | UK Sport

Tom Watson has been named as the US Ryder Cup captain at Gleneagles in 2014, making him the oldest skipper to lead his country. Watson, 63, will be...

Three's a Crowd at the Top of the Game

Emily Stacey | Posted 16.01.2013 | UK Sport
Emily Stacey

Intensive gym sessions and endless practice have ensured Rory McIlroy and Tiger Woods' success thus far; though both recognise that there are plenty of other players in the game who are also doing just that.

Adding to Europe's Euphoria - Ian Poulter Triumphs at the 2012 World Golf Championship

Emily Stacey | Posted 04.01.2013 | UK Sport
Emily Stacey

Eliminating the world numbers one and two from the championship left the field wide open for the rest, a chance snatched by Englishman Ian Poulter who secured his second WGC title this weekend.

PICTURES: Lawrie Parades Ryder Cup At Gleneagles

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.10.2012 | UK Sport

Ryder Cup hero Paul Lawrie returned home to Scotland and Gleneagles to parade the trophy Europe successfully retained at the Medinah Country Club at t...

Ryder Cup - Why Europe Owes its Success to Seve

David Fearnhead | Posted 02.12.2012 | UK Sport
David Fearnhead

By the late Seventies the Ryder Cup had become a joke. The Americans so dominated the event that it was no longer of interest as a sporting contest. When Jack Nicklaus suggested that it be broadened to European team instead of a Great Britain and Ireland side, there was one golfer everyone eagerly awaited to see take on the Americans.

GALLERY: Europe's Heroes Return Home

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.10.2012 | UK Sport

Europe's triumphant Ryder Cup winning-team landed at Heathrow on Tuesday as they returned to the continent with the coveted trophy. Captain José M...

Sports Personality Of The Year? Let's Just Party Instead!

Mark J Daniels | Posted 01.12.2012 | UK Sport
Mark J Daniels

In almost every international tournament, Britons baying for success end up disappointed, often before the event is even half way through. As a nation, we stand these people - who regularly end up in the newspaper for one nightclub misdemeanour or another, one extramarital trifling or another, or the occasional on-pitch inappropriate remark - on pedestals and eulogise them as pillars of our nation.

'We're Here To Talk About Football. Christ.' Fergie Doesn't Want To Talk Ryder Cup

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 02.10.2012 | UK Sport

Sir Alex Ferguson was not amused on Monday when a Sky Sports News reporter asked the Manchester United manager about Europe's Ryder Cup comeback again...

Seve's Spirit Shines Down as Europe Retain the Ryder Cup

Emily Stacey | Posted 01.12.2012 | UK Sport
Emily Stacey

Where form is temporary, class is permanent. How true. Team Europe worked magic last night as they fought back from an almost certain defeat in the 39th Ryder Cup at the Medinah Country Club, Chicago.

WATCH: Jose's Tears For Seve

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 01.10.2012 | UK Sport

Europe's dramatic Ryder Cup victory, as euphoric as it was, was also tinged with sadness as the victors - particularly tearful captain José María Ol...

Samuel Luckhurst

Come Medinah With Me! Europe Fight Back To Retain Ryder Cup

HuffingtonPost.com | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 01.10.2012 | UK Sport

Europe have retained the Ryder Cup after an extraordinary comeback against the United States at the Medinah Country Club in Chicago to win 14½-13 ½....

LIVE: Ryder Cup Blog

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 30.09.2012 | UK Sport

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US On Front Foot At Ryder Cup

PA | Posted 28.09.2012 | UK Sport

Davis Love's two current major champions and a pumped-up Keegan Bradley more than made up for the struggles of Tiger Woods as the United States threat...

GALLERY: Sport Pictures Of The Week

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.09.2012 | UK Sport

After Liverpool and Manchester United supporters largely refrained from idiocy, cricket and golf took centre stage in League Cup week as the Twenty20 ...

LIVE: Ryder Cup Leaderboard

AOL UK | Posted 28.09.2012 | UK Sport

Live updates of the 39th Ryder Cup from the Medinah Country Club in Illinois....

Player by Player Look at the Ryder Cup

Jason Stein | Posted 27.11.2012 | UK Sport
Jason Stein

The 2010 edition of the world's greatest biennial competition was incredibly close and probably one of the greatest sporting events I've had the pleasure to attend and a 14.5-13.5 victory for Europe was as close as it could get. Let's take a look at how the sides shape up going into Friday.

PICTURES: Olazabal Sheds Tears At Seve's Memory

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.09.2012 | UK Sport

Ryder Cup captain José María Olazábal fought back tears as both the United States and Europe remembered the late Seve Ballesteros. Ballesteros d...

Ryder Cup - The Ties That Changed Golf Forever

David Fearnhead | Posted 26.11.2012 | UK Sport
David Fearnhead

What happened to the genteel sport of golf? "The Americans started losing," then European Captain Bernard Gallacher would comment. In the Nineteen Nineties the Ryder Cup competition grew teeth and bit down hard on a rivalry which had once been friendly. Twice on American soil the Europeans were seen not so much as the competition but as the enemy...

WATCH: Annoying Americans At The Ryder Cup

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 27.09.2012 | UK Sport

The Ryder Cup is not only one of the sport's great team events, but it is a biannual occasion when the sport risks harming its reputation due to the c...

PICTURES: Ryder Cup WAGs Dress Up

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.09.2012 | UK Sport

The Ryder Cup generates rivalry off the course almost as much as on it between Europe and the United States, for the WAGs' support is keenly monitored...

Huffington Post Picture Desk Live: 27th September 2012

Posted 26.11.2012 | UK

Scroll down for some of the best news and sports pictures from around the world, brought to you by The Huffington Post's Picture Editors Elliot Waglan...

'You Want To Kill Them' - Poulter On Ryder Cup RIvalry

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 26.09.2012 | UK Sport

Ian Poulter has asked himself a question about taking on the Americans every two years - "how can you can be great mates with somebody, but, boy, do y...

GALLERY: Phelps, Murray And JT Tee Off Ahead Of Ryder Cup

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.09.2012 | UK Sport

The 2012 Ryder Cup attracted notable golfing enthusiasts Bill Murray, Justin Timberlake and the most decorated Olympian of all time Michael Phelps to ...