The Europeans, fresh from a clean sweep at the hands of Team USA in morning foursomes at Hazeltine, ended the day by taking the momentum into Saturday’s second session after taking three of four afternoon fourball matches.
Henrik Stenson and Justin Rose exacted revenge on Patrick Reed and Jordan Spieth, 3&2 winners on Friday morning, when they put the first blue points on the board with a 5&4 drubbing of the American power duo.
WITH JORDAN SPIETH AND PATRICK REED leading the way in the first match, the U.S. Ryder Cup team swept the morning foursomes session for the first time since 1975. That was when none other than Arnold Palmer was captain of the U.S. s...
Europe lose all four of the foursomes matches on the first day of the Ryder Cup to give the United States the advantage at Hazeltine National in Minnesota.
The United States whitewash Europe in the opening foursomes to take a 4-0 lead on the first morning of the Ryder Cup.
Europe win three of the afternoon fourballs matches to cut the United States' lead on the first day of the Ryder Cup.