Rory McIlroy celebrates after his singles victory

Ryder Cup 2014: Marvellous Rory McIlroy turns young gunslingers' duel into mismatch

The Northern Irishman put the first point on the board for Europe on Day 3

Europe team captain Paul McGinley celebrates with Thomas Bjorn as Europe won the Ryder Cup on the 15th hole with victory by Jamie Donaldson
Europe team captain Paul McGinley celebrates with Thomas Bjorn as Europe won the Ryder Cup on the 15th hole with victory by Jamie Donaldson

Ryder Cup 2014 reaction: Paul McGinley says each Team Europe player was 'a colossus'

Captain celebrates victory at Gleneagles

Captain of Team Europe Paul McGinley of Ireland holds the trophy after Team Europe retained the Ryder Cup

Ryder Cup 2014 - Day 3 report: Jamie Donaldson clinches Ryder Cup victory for Europe at Gleneagles

Rory McIlroy got the first point on the board for Europe

Rory McIlroy celebrates after his singles victory

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The world number one put Europe's first point on the board on the final day

A view from the Ryder Cup

Ryder Cup 2014 standings: Europe 16.5 USA 11.5 – Europe WIN the Ryder Cup after Rory McIlroy gets them going

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Justin Rose

Ryder Cup 2014: Justin Rose leads Europe charge

Rose has claimed three-and-a-half points from a possible four to give Europe a 10-6 lead heading into the final day

Cruising in style, Ian Poulter and Rory McIlroy make their way back to the clubhouse followig their halved fourballs round

Ryder Cup 2014: Timelines - how the fourballs and foursomes of Day Two unfolded

Europe held on to their lead in the fourballs before asserting their dominance once again in the foursomes

Ian Poulter

Ryder Cup 2014: Ian Poulter the postman delivers once again

We had to wait until the 15th hole, but two late birdies earns talisman a valuable half

Sam Torrence, Thomas Bjorn, Paul McGinley and Ian Poulter

Ryder Cup 2014 Sunday singles: Rory McIlroy takes on Rickie Fowler as Paul McGinley sends his big-guns out early

Europe needs four-and-a-half points to win the Ryder Cup

Welsh rookie Jamie Donaldson enjoyed the perfect start in the Ryder Cup on Friday

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Phil Mickelson speaks with USA vice-captain Steve Stricker

Ryder Cup 2014: Phil Mickelson is reduced to the role of a mere spectator

Mickelson accepted 'whatever it takes to win' despite being benched for the Saturday afternoon session for the second straight Ryder Cup

Keegan Bradley and Phil Mickelson

Ryder Cup 2014: Phil Mickelson left out of Saturday's action as Justin Rose and Rory McIlroy play all-five sessions

Rose split up from partner Henrik Stenson as Swede suffers sore back

Sergio Garcia and Rory McIlroy embrace after beating Jim Furyk and Hunter Mahan

Ryder Cup 2014 report: Europe awesome in the foursomes

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