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Happy Birthday Ryder Cup!

Monday, June 4th, 2007

Today is the 80th Birthday of the Ryder Cup!

The first Ryder Cup was held on June the 4th in 1927

The US Team led by Walter Hagen beat the English Team led by Ted Ray. The venue was Worcester Country Club in Massachusetts in the US and the final score was USA 9½ – GB 2½

The English Team sailed aboard the Aquitania from Southampton to New York, a six-day journey!