Europe's spirit may overwhelm the Americans
Something was missing the last time.
Perhaps perspective had returned to the Ryder Cup after the unfortunate fan abuse directed at the European team at The Country Club near Boston in 1999 and the inappropriate celebration by American players, caddies, families and hangers-on at the 17th green before the competition was decided. Perhaps the 2002 match at The Belfry in England lost some sizzle because of the one-year delay following the events of Sept. 11, 2001. Perhaps the American team ...
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