It came down to the last match
NEWPORT, Wales (AP) - Europe has reclaimed the Ryder Cup,
winning a thriller that went down to the final singles match.
The Americans rallied from a three-point deficit to tie the
score, bringing the title down to the 12th match.
But U.S. Open champion Graeme McDowell made a clutch birdie putt at the 16th and
was conceded his par putt at No. 17. Hunter Mahan flubbed a chip
shot, then missed a last-gasp putt from off the green to save par.
The Europeans won 14½-13½ to reclaim the cup won by the
Americans at Valhalla two years ago.
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