The Ryder Cup is one of the most prestigious golf tournaments in the world. It’s a three-day event that pits two teams against each other from Europe and America. Each team has 12 players, with 11 on-course at any time during the day. The European team had been dominant over recent years, winning eight of the last 10 editions of this tournament before 2016 came around… but what will happen this year?
When: 28 October 2016 to 30 October 2016
FOLLOWING ALL THE ACTION FROM THIS YEAR’S RYDER CUP AT GLENEAGLES
Ryder Cup Format: A Ryder Cup match consists of 28 total points with each point being contested over a fourball or foursome match. All 12 players play each session over the three days.
Day-By-Day Guide: Here’s everything you need to know about how it all works – including which day is for what format .
Ryder Cup TV Schedule: It’s just like any other golf tournament, if not more traditional with hours upon hours of live coverage on Sky Sports.
Europe Team 2016: The Ryder Cup – How to take part in the world’s greatest golf competition. The European team has a strong line-up this year, but all eyes will be on Rory McIlroy who is currently ranked number one in Europe .
USA Team 2016: The American team may not have as strong a set of players as in previous years, but it still looks good enough to beat Europe… right?
Ryder Cup 2016 Format: There are four fourball matches over the first two days of play, then eight foursomes and eight fourball matches on day three. This year’s tournament is at Gleneagles, Scotland.
Ryder Cup 2016 Platoon: The Ryder Cup official website has a useful feature showing the players’ records in previous ryder cups, as well as their individual match results by day – click here to view it .
My Team Europe: My team for the Ryder Cup 2016. Can’t name them all? Don’t worry, you can choose six of Europe’s finest with this handy widget .
My Team USA: My team for the Ryder Cup 2016. Can’t name them all? Don’t worry, you can choose six of America’s finest with this handy widget .
Rory vs Phil: The big match-up is going to be between Rory McIlroy and Phil Mickelson. Will the Northern Irishman continue his impressive form, or will the lefty finally win at the Ryder Cup. That’s just one of many storylines as we edge closer to this year’s competition .
Ryder Cup Twitter: Ryder Cup Twitter has all the latest news, in-play clips and live scores from this year’s tournament. You can also stream via their website .
Ryder Cup Facebook: Keep up to date with the latest news on the 2016 Ryder Cup with this official page .
Telegraph.co.uk: The European Ryder Cup team has been announced, and it looks like a strong one to beat .
The Guardian: Rory McIlroy says he owes the Ryder Cup and its fans another performance like his record-breaking win at Celtic Manor in 2010 .
BBC Sport: England’s Danny Willett is the surprise choice to join Rory McIlroy and Henrik Stenson in Europe’s Ryder Cup team .
Telegraph.co.uk: The USA Ryder Cup team has been announced, and it looks like a strong one to beat .