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# How do they pick Ryder Cup matches?

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For the Foursomes and Fourballs on the Friday and Saturday, 4 teams of 2 golfers are selected from each squad of 12. The captain then selects the order in which he will put them out, both captains do this and submit their starting sheet. Then the captains announce it, and whoever the European captain selected first will play the USA captains' first selction. For the Sunday singles, the captains will order their players 1-12 and whoever the USA chose as no.1 will play the European no.1.
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# How is the Ryder Cup captain picked?

There are many factors but the captain has to have a good reputation among fellow golfers and preferably be a former PGA Champion. I'm sure there are other factors at stake as

# Who has won the most European Ryder cup matches?

  Nick Faldo, he has won a total of 25 points.

# Did Sam Torrance play a match in the Ryder cup while he was captain?

  He captained the victorious 2002 side, but he did not play a match as captain.

# When did Samuel Ryder found the Ryder Cup?

  He got the idea after watching the second unofficial match in 1926, he then donated a trophy and the first official match was in 1927.

# How many players in ryder cup?

The European and U.S. teams have 12 players each chosen by a captain.

# How many play in the ryder cup?

Each team consists of 12 players. On Friday and Saturday there is a fourball match (4 teams of two for each team), and a foursomes match (again 4 teams of two for each team),

# Who has won the most total Ryder cup matches for the US?

According to Rydercup.com, and after entering the answer as the answer to the weekly question in a sweepstakes and they saying I got the answer right, the answer is Arnold Pal

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# How does the PGA pick captains for the ryder cup?

How does the PGA pick captains for the Ryder cup?

# Where will the 2011 ryder cup be held?

There was no Ryder Cup in 2011.

# How many team's in the ryder cup?

In the Ryder cup there are only two teams, American and European.

# How many matches in the ryder cup?

There are four foursomes on Friday and four fourball better balls, so 8. Then the same on Saturday, so another 8. Then twelve singles matches on the Sunday. 28 matches in tota

# Where is the Ryder Cup taking place?

The Ryder Cup is taking place in Wales, Europe.
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# Ryder Cup play - how are match ups for round 4 decided?

In the singles, which is the final round. Each captain submits a list of players in order of how they shall play, 1-12. Then European 1 plays USA 1, European 2 plays USA 2 and

# Who won the ryder cup in 2010?

Europe (14.5 - 13.5)

# When did ryder cup captains pick rules change or has it always been 4?

It's always been 4

# Who won the Ryder cup in 1990?

In 1990 Europe won it.