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What is the Ryder Cup?
The Ryder Cup is a golf competition between a team of U.S. players and a team of European players.
The trophy awarded to the winning team is also called the Ryder Cup.
The event is especially known for the rivalry between the two sides—especially since golf is not usually a team sport.
The event usually alternates between locations in the U.S. and Europe.
When is the Ryder Cup?
The Ryder Cup usually takes place every two years starting in September. The 2022 Ryder Cup is scheduled for September 30–October 2, 2022. The 2023 Ryder Cup is scheduled for September 29–October 1, 2023.
More information and context on the Ryder Cup
The Ryder Cup was first officially held in 1927, growing out of similar competitions that had been held prior to that.
The event is named for English merchant and golf enthusiast Samuel Ryder, who funded its establishment. It was intended to feature the best players from the United States and Britain. The British team expanded in 1973 to allow players from Ireland, and then again in 1979 to allow players from all of Europe.
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How is Ryder Cup discussed in real life?
The Ryder Cup is especially known for the sense of rivalry it creates among U.S. and European players and fans.
Great group of Ryder Cup Players. Go USA!
— Tiger Woods (@TigerWoods) September 3, 2014
What an incredible Ryder Cup week,again. I couldn't be prouder of my teammates and my captain.Thanks for all the support. Time to celebrate!
— Sergio Garcia (@TheSergioGarcia) September 28, 2014
Nice half point there! And congrats @JustinRose99 , what an amazing Ryder cup you had! Super special !
— Niall Horan (@NiallOfficial) September 28, 2014
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The Ryder Cup takes place at a British golf course every two years.
How to use Ryder Cup in a sentence
Anthony Goldstein probably chose a trip to the Quidditch World Cup over his Birthright trip to Israel.
Preheat the oven to 450°F. Soak the cranberries in ¾ cup cranberry juice for 15 minutes.Make Carla Hall’s Roasted Pork Loin With Cranberries|Carla Hall|December 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
His ups and downs professionally outside of the World Cup are a vital a part of his story in the book.
I was bored, but I grabbed a red Solo cup, filled it with beer, and stayed with my group, chatting with the brothers about Jim.I Was Gang Raped at a UVA Frat 30 Years Ago, and No One Did Anything|Liz Seccuro|December 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Finally, he says, “Would you like a cup of tea or something?”Alfred Hitchcock’s Fade to Black: The Great Director’s Final Days|David Freeman|December 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And he himself brought her the golden-brown bouillon, in a dainty Sevres cup, with a flaky cracker or two on the saucer.
She thrust a bare, white arm from the curtain which shielded her open door, and received the cup from his hands.
A quite young child will, for example, pretend to do something, as to take an empty cup and carry out the semblance of drinking.Children's Ways|James Sully
His pacing had brought him to the opposite end of the board, where stood the cup of wine madame had poured for Marius.St. Martin's Summer|Rafael Sabatini
She gave him his cup of tea, with the same gesture that had charmed Nigel on the day when he first visited her.Bella Donna|Robert Hichens