37th Ryder Cup 2008 USA is the winner

37th Ryder Cup 2008 USA is the winner

Team USA are the winners of 37th Ryder cup 2008 Golf championship. In a 5 day sporting event that created so much excitement, Team USA defeated Team Europe to win the Ryders Cup and thus bought an end to the vacuum that was with the Team USA

This was was the Team USA victory in Ryder cup after 1999, when they came from 4 points behind and took the cup at the Country club, Brookline.

The final scores of this years Ryder Cup read U.S. 16 ½, Europe 11 ½. In the recent times this margin of victory is the largest - in 1981 at the Walton Heath Golf Club USA won 18 ½ - 9 ½

So congratulations to the Team USA for winning the Ryders Cup - and all the Kentucky people really enjoyed this event.

U.S. Ryder Cup victories since 1979

Year Score Differential
1981 U.S. 18-1/2, Europe 9-1/2 9 points
1979 U.S. 17, Europe 11 6 points
2008 U.S. 16-1/2, Europe 11-1/2 5 points
1993 U.S. 15, Europe 13 2 points
1983 U.S. 14-1/2, Europe 13-1/2 1 point
1991 U.S. 14-1/2, Europe 13-1/2 1 point
1999 U.S. 14-1/2, Europe 13-1/2 1 point

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