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Love Calls U.S. Team ‘Best Maybe Ever Assembled’ In Ryder Cup

Last Updated on Monday, 26 September 2016 01:05 Monday, 26 September 2016 00:53

Ryder Cup captains Darren Clarke and Davis Love IIICanadian Press

ATLANTA, Georgia (Doug Ferguson/AP) — U.S. captain Davis Love III referred to his Ryder Cup team as “the best golf team maybe ever assembled,” a surprising comment for two reasons.

This was Davis Love, not exactly known for his brash comments.

And the U.S. team isn’t even assembled yet.

Two days before Love makes his final captain’s pick, and a week before the Ryder Cup begins at Hazeltine, Love was on SiriusXM’s “Fairways of Life” show and asked whether the Americans have tried too hard.

He said they tend to panic after a bad round or lose momentum and are guilty at times of playing not to lose.

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10th Junior Ryder Cup Kicks Off On Sunday, September 25, 2016

Last Updated on Wednesday, 21 September 2016 18:29 Wednesday, 21 September 2016 18:25

Junior Ryder CupPALM BEACH GARDENS, Florida — Following next Sunday’s Opening Ceremony at 5:00 p.m. CT, a talented group of 12 junior golfers representing seven states will face their European counterparts in the 10th Junior Ryder Cup, September 26-27, 2016, at Interlachen Country Club in Edina, Minnesota.

The 2016 Junior Ryder Cup will continue to present the expanded Ryder Cup format of foursomes, mixed four-ball and singles competition. The matches will mark the 10th formal connection between the PGA of America and Ryder Cup Europe, which biennially stage the Ryder Cup.

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European Caddie Working For Americans In Ryder Cup

Last Updated on Monday, 19 September 2016 05:09 Monday, 19 September 2016 05:01

Ricky ElliottCanadian Press

CARMEL, Indiana (Doug Ferguson/AP) — Ricky Elliott always hoped he could be in the Ryder Cup, the dream of any aspiring golfer from Portrush in Northern Ireland.

He finally got there as a caddie, which is not unusual.

Except that he’ll be working for the other team.

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Love Chooses Fowler, Holmes, Kuchar For Ryder Cup

Last Updated on Tuesday, 13 September 2016 20:21 Tuesday, 13 September 2016 18:59

J.B. HolmesCanadian Press

CHASKA, Minnesota (Jon Krawczynski/AP) — When Davis Love III and the U.S. Ryder Cup team come to Hazeltine at the end of the month, they will be looking to avoid an unprecedented fourth straight defeat to the Europeans.

The U.S. has spent two years planning and strategizing in hopes of turning the tide, and Love’s first three captain’s picks lean heavily on experience as they try to end the skid.

Love chose Rickie Fowler, J.B. Holmes, and Matt Kuchar. He has one more pick to make, too.

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Love Chooses Fowler, Holmes, Kuchar For Ryder Cup

Last Updated on Tuesday, 13 September 2016 20:21 Tuesday, 13 September 2016 18:59

J.B. HolmesCanadian Press

CHASKA, Minnesota (Jon Krawczynski/AP) — When Davis Love III and the U.S. Ryder Cup team come to Hazeltine at the end of the month, they will be looking to avoid an unprecedented fourth straight defeat to the Europeans.

The U.S. has spent two years planning and strategizing in hopes of turning the tide, and Love’s first three captain’s picks lean heavily on experience as they try to end the skid.

Love chose Rickie Fowler, J.B. Holmes, and Matt Kuchar. He has one more pick to make, too.

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