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Ryder Cup Golf

The Ryder Cup Matches are a prestigious golf tournament that were originally played between the USA and Great Britain but in 1979 was expanded to include golfers from the rest of Europe. The cup is named after Samuel Ryder, an English seed merchant who was friends with one of the British team members of an earlier unofficial tournament in 1926. He agreed to commission the design of a golden chalice style cup as a trophy for the following years inaugural competition.

Year Winner Score Golf Club
2006to be held 22-24 SeptemberThe K Club, Straffan, County Kildare, Ireland
2004Europe18.5-9.5Oakland Hills CC (MI)
2002Europe15.5-12.5The Belfry, Sutton Coldfield, UK
2001Postponed 9-11  
1999USA14.513.5The Country Club, Brookline (MA)
1997Europe14.513.5Valderrama, Andalucia, Spain
1995Europe14.513.5Oak Hill CC (NY)
1993USA1513The Belfry, Sutton Coldfield, UK
1991USA14.513.5Ocean Course (SC)
1989Tie1414The Belfry, Sutton Coldfield, UK
1987Europe1513Muirfield Village GC (OH)
1985Europe16.511.5The Belfry, Sutton Coldfield, UK
1983USA14.513.5PGA National GC (FL)
1981USA18.59.5Walton Heath, Surrey, UK
1979USA1711Greenbrier (WV)
1977USA12.57.5Royal Lytham, Lancashire, UK
1975USA2111Laurel Valley GC (PA)
1973USA1913Muirfield, Scotland
1971USA18.513.5Old Warson CC (MO)
1969Tie1616Royal Birkdale, Lancashire, UK
1967USA23.58.5Champions GC (TX)
1965USA19.512.5Royal Birkdale, Lancashire, UK
1963USA239East Lake CC (GA)
1961USA14.59.5Royal Lytham, Lancashire, UK
1959USA8.53.5Eldorado CC (CA)
1957UK7.54.5Lindrick GC, Yorkshire, UK
1955USA84Thunderbird Ranch and CC (CA)
1953USA6.55.5Wentworth, Surrey, UK
1951USA9.52.5Pinehurst CC (NC)
1949USA75Ganton GC, Yorkshire, UK
1947USA111Portland CC (OR)
19391945Postponed WWII  
1937USA84Southport, Lancashire, UK
1935USA93Ridgewood CC (NJ)
1933UK6.55.5Southport, Lancashire, UK
1931USA93Scioto CC (OH)
1929UK75Moortown, Yorkshire, UK
1927USA9.52.5Worcester CC (MA)
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