2014 Ryder Cup
When: Sept. 26-28, 2014
Where: Gleneagles, Scotland
Captains: USA - Tom Watson; Europe - Paul McGinley
USA - Bubba Watson, Rickie Fowler, Jim Furyk, Jimmy Walker, Phil Mickelson, Matt Kuchar, Jordan Spieth, Patrick Reed, Zach Johnson. Three captain's picks will be announced on Sept. 2.
Europe - Automatic qualifiers will be finalized on Aug. 31; three captain's picks will also be announced at that time.
Ryder Cup Captain's Picks and How They've Fared
View the list of every golfer who has been a captain's pick in the Ryder Cup, and each golfer's win-loss record in those appearances.
Profile: Medinah Country Club
Medinah Country Club, outside Chicago, has been the site many top competition. Read our profile of Medinah for more about the club's history and the course.
Photos: Medinah Front 9 | Medinah Back 9
Ryder Cup By the BookRyder Cup Quizzes
How well do you know Ryder Cup history and trivia? Find out with these fun Ryder Cup quizzes.
Ryder Cup Records
Check out this list of the bests and worsts in the history of the competition, including the best and worst winning percentages among players.
Ryder Cup FAQ
Answers to frequently asked questions about the Ryder Cup.
History of the Ryder Cup
The Ryder Cup competition has gone through many changes over the years. Our history of the Ryder Cup looks at the origins of the competition, the changes to formats and teams, and how American dominance has given way to a fierce competitiveness that has made the Ryder Cup one of the most popular sporting events in the world.
Greatest Ryder Cup Comebacks
Which teams have staged the greatest come-from-behind victories? We rank the greatest comebacks in Cup history.
Future Ryder Cups
• 2014: Gleaneagles, Scotland
• 2016: Hazeltine National Golf Club, Chaska, Minn.
2018: Le Golf National, Paris, France
2020: Whistling Straits, Kohler, Wisc.
2024: Bethpage Black, Farmingdale, N.Y.
Match Play PrimerKeeping Score in Match Play
1-up, 2-down, 3-and-2, 5-and-3 ... dormie, halved, all square ... what does it all mean? This article explains how score is kept in match play, and what all those numbers mean.
Match Play Formats
The most common match play formats are singles, foursomes and fourballs. This articles explains the basics of how each format works.
Rules Differences in Match Play
The rules for match play and stroke play differ in key ways, the most basic being the very way the two types of golf are played. This article explores some of the differences, large and small, in the rules for match play and stroke play.
Match Play Strategy
Many golfers love match play for its different strategies. Golfers have a lot to consider when playing match play, and this article goes into the different strategies and tactics that are employed.