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DeChambeau passes Phil on Ryder Cup points list

Bryson DeChambeau’s rapid rise through the Official World Golf Ranking continued in the wake of his playoff win at the Memorial Tournament. DeChambeau’s victory was his second in less than a year, and it helped him jump 16 spots to a career-best No. 22 in the latest rankings. After starting the year ranked No. 99, he now has finished first, ...

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Europe must stop U.S. Ryder Cup march

9:24 AM ET WENTWORTH, U.K. — Padraig Harrington gets it. He understands that the 2018 Ryder Cup is both trivial and also fundamental for European golf; a rich combination of the absurd and the significant. A paradox? Oh, without doubt. A huge one, as big as the Eiffel Tower, which will be used as a backdrop to this year’s match ...

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Sport24.co.za | Rookie Rahm could prove Europe's Ryder Cup talisman

Paris – Jon Rahm wasn’t even a tour professional two years ago, but the big-hitting Spaniard looks set to find himself Europe’s highest-ranked player when they bid to regain the Ryder Cup in four months’ time.  The 23-year-old’s meteoric rise has come close to bringing him the world number one spot multiple times already this season, and now only the ...

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Sport24.co.za | Bjorn names Ryder Cup vice-captains

London – Europe captain Thomas Bjorn named Lee Westwood, Padraig Harrington, Graeme McDowell and Luke Donald as vice-captains for this year’s Ryder Cup against the United States on Tuesday. Westwood has played in the past 10 contests since making his debut in 1997 and was on the winning side seven times, while Harrington was vice-captain to Paul McGinley in 2014 ...

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Westwood among Bjorn's Ryder Cup vice-captains

Padraig Harrington (left) and Lee Westwood have both expressed an interest in the future Europe team captaincy Europe captain Thomas Bjorn has picked Lee Westwood, Graeme McDowell, Padraig Harrington and Luke Donald as vice-captains for this year’s Ryder Cup. Westwood is a seven-time winner as a player in the contest against the US. Harrington has been a vic… BBC Sport ...

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