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2018 Ryder Cup

Discussion in 'Other OSU and Professional Sports' started by buckeyebri, Sep 28, 2018.

  1. buckeyebri

    buckeyebri Embrace the Hate

    Great 3-1 start to defending the Cup this morning!
     
  2. buckeyeintn

    buckeyeintn Senior

    And Watson/Simpson go 1 up after 1. The other 2 matches are all square.
     
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  3. OHSportsFan

    OHSportsFan Fan of Ohio Sports in Indy

    Love this event. Good start for the Stars and Stripes
     
  4. buckeyebri

    buckeyebri Embrace the Hate

    Questionable pairings by Furyk in the afternoon matches...US getting spanked early....
     
  5. OHSportsFan

    OHSportsFan Fan of Ohio Sports in Indy

    Afternoon session looking ugly.
     
  6. buckeyebri

    buckeyebri Embrace the Hate

    I don’t get playing Phil in alternate shot. He’s been struggling the last week or so. Simpson and Watson is another strange pairing....
     
  7. OHSportsFan

    OHSportsFan Fan of Ohio Sports in Indy

    What a disaster this afternoon.

    Gonna need Patrick Reed to come out in full bald eagle outfit tomorrow and turn this around.
     
  8. buckeyebri

    buckeyebri Embrace the Hate

    Furyk’s Waterloo....
     
  9. ScriptOhio

    ScriptOhio Everybody is somebody else's weirdo.

    2018 Ryder Cup results, scores: Standings, scoring after Day 1 as Europe storms back to lead

    The U.S. took a commanding lead on Friday ... until Europe routed the visitors down the stretch


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    The United States Ryder Cup team has a problem. Actually, it has a lot of problems after getting smashed late on Day 1 in Paris by a European team that led for nearly the entire afternoon foursomes session. After two blowout sessions (one for each side), Europe leads the United States 5-3 after one day of action at the 2018 Ryder Cup at Le Golf National in Paris.

    After the U.S. nearly took all four matches in the morning fourballs, the Yanks wound up leading 3-1 entering the second wave of matches in the afternoon. The only Euros to put a point on the board in Session 1 were Tommy Fleetwood and Francesco Molinari, and they gave Europe as much momentum as you can have when you're trailing 3-1 (more on that in a bit).

    In the afternoon, Europe got its band back together and sent out lions Rory McIlroy and Ian Poulter together as well as Henrik Stenson and Justin Rose. Sergio Garcia played with rookie Alex Noren, and Molinari and Fleetwood went out again. Collectively, those four pairings played 60 holes in the afternoon and trailed for just six of them. The result was arguably the most dominant session of golf in Ryder Cup history.

    The 4-0 sweep was Europe's first session sweep since 1989, and it made the Day 1 final tally 5-3 for the Euros. There's a long way to go, of course, but Europe looks to be in command after the first eight matches as it takes a 25-year winning streak on home soil into Saturday's repeat sessions of fourballs early and foursomes late.

    Entire article: https://www.cbssports.com/golf/news/2018-ryder-cup-results-scores-standings-scoring-after-day-1-as-europe-storms-back-to-lead/

     
    Last edited: Sep 28, 2018
  10. ScriptOhio

    ScriptOhio Everybody is somebody else's weirdo.

  11. buckeyebri

    buckeyebri Embrace the Hate

    Seems like Furyk is wedded to certain pairings....
     
  12. Fungo Squiggly

    Fungo Squiggly Mortal enemy of all things Bucky Former Game Champion

    Glad to see they picked up right where they left off yesterday. :shake:
     
  13. buckeyebri

    buckeyebri Embrace the Hate

    Someone needs to show up besides Spieth and Thomas. Woods continues to struggle at the Ryder Cup.

    I hope Furyk has some better pairings planned for the afternoon....
     
  14. Bucklion

    Bucklion Throwback Staff Member

    Furyk is fucked, but of course they’ll be nice to him unlike Tom Watson. They’re dead before they even get to the singles...again...in Europe
     
  15. buckeyebri

    buckeyebri Embrace the Hate

    He’s put out some really stupid pairings. He’s lucky that Spieth and Thomas came to play or this would be a beat down of epic proportions....
     

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