NEWFLASH: General Monty gets his revenge as Europe win the Ryder Cup

By Andy Rice 4 October 2010

The European team emerged as victors in the 2010 Ryder Cup on Monday afternoon, beating the US 14.5 to 13.5 in a tightly contested finish. Europe went into Monday's play with a comfortable lead, but the US fought back, meaning that the result hinged on the final match between Irishman Graeme McDowell and American Hunter Mahan. McDowell prevailed with two holes remaining, to take his team to victory.   Read more: The Daily Maverick


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