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The Ryder Cup
 

After 1977, golfers from other continental European countries, other than England, were allowed to compete in the Ryder Cup and the team became known as Europe.
Through the 2016 Ryder Cup
United States leads 26-13-2
YEAR
SITE WINNER
SCORE
1927
Worcester, Massachusetts United States
9½ - 2½
1929
Moortown, England Britain
7 - 5
1931
Columbus, Ohio United States
9 - 3
1933
Southport, England Britain
6½ - 5½
1935
Ridgewood, New Jersey United States
9 - 3
1937
Southport, England United States
8 - 4
1939
No Matches World War II
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1941
No Matches World War II
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1943
No Matches World War II
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1945
No Matches World War II
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1947
Portland, Oregon United States
11 - 1
1949
Scarborough. England United States
7 - 5
1951
Pinehurst, North Carolina United States
9½ - 2½
1953
Wentworth, England United States
6½ - 5½
1955
Palm Springs, California United States
8 - 4
1957
Yorkshire, England Britain
7½ - 4½
1959
Palm Desert, California United States
8½ - 3½
1961
St. Anne's-On-The-Sea, England United States
14½ - 9½
1963
Atlanta, Georgia United States
23 - 9
1965
Southport, England United States
19½ - 12½
1967
Houston, Texas United States
23½ - 8½
1969
Southport, England Tie-U.S. Retains
16 - 16
1971
St. Louis, Missouri United States
18½ - 13½
1973
Muirfield, Scotland United States
19 - 13
1975
Ligonier, Pennsylvania United States
21 - 11
1977
St. Anne's-On-The-Sea, England United States
12½ - 7½
1979
White Sulfur Springs, West Virginia United States
17 - 11
1981
Surrey, England United States
18½ - 9½
1983
Palm Beach Gardens, Florida United States
14½ - 13½
1985
Sutton Coldfield, England Europe
16½ - 11½
1987
Dublin, Ohio Europe
15 - 13
1989
Sutton Coldfield, England Tie-Europe Retains
14 -14
1991
Kiawah Island, South Carolina United States
14½ - 13½
1993
Sutton Coldfiled, England United States
15 - 13
1995
Rochester, New York Europe
14½ - 13½
1997
Sotogrande, Spain Europe
14½ - 13½
1999
Brookline, Massachusetts United States
14½ - 13½
2001
Sutton Coldfield, England
Europe
15½ - 12½
2004
Bloomfield Hills, Michigan
Europe
18½-9½
2006
Dublin, Ireland
Europe
18½-9½
2008
Louisville. Kentucky
United States
16½-11½
2010
Newport, Wales
Europe
14½-13½
2012
Medinah, Illinois
Europe
14½-13½
2014
Gleneagles, Scotland
Europe
16½-11½
2016
Chaska, Minnesota
United States
17-11
2018
Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines, Île-de-France, France