About the Item On offer here is a 2012 MEDINAH Ryder Cup Golf Flag signed by. Luke DONALD, Paul LAWRIE, Justin ROSE, Lee WESTWOOD, Sergio GARCIA. Ian POULTER, Lose Maria OLAZABAL, Francesco MOLINARI, Rory McILROY. Martin KAYMER, Peter HANSON & Nicolas COLSEARTS, Graeme McDOWELL x 2.
The 39th Ryder Cup was held September 28-30, 2012, in the United States at the Medinah Country Club in Medinah, Illinois, a suburb northwest of Chicago. This was the first time that the Ryder Cup was held in Illinois. Europe went into the competition as the cup holders, having won in 2010 to regain it.The team captains were Davis Love III for the U. And José María Olazábal for Europe. At the start of the final day's play, the U. Led 10-6 and required 4½ points to win; Europe required 8 points to retain the cup and 8½ to win it outright. Europe achieved one of the greatest comebacks in Ryder Cup history by winning eight and tying one of the 12 singles matches.
Martin Kaymer's five-foot putt on the 18th hole to defeat Steve Stricker took the score to 14-13, allowing Europe to retain the cup with one match still in progress. Tiger Woods missed a putt on the final green and conceded the hole to Francesco Molinari, halving the final point and securing outright victory for the European team, 14½-13½.
It was named by European media covering the event as the Miracle at Medinah. The victory was Europe's second consecutive and fifth in the last six contests. The European captain Olazábal dedicated the victory to the late Seve Ballesteros. The signature Is original and authentic autograph given by the person listed above. About the Certification The item comes with a COA (Certificate of Authenticity) from us (Matrix Frames).We are AFTAL Approved Dealer No. This item was obtained, in person, by us or on our behalf. We will package the item safely and use the appropriate service (listed below) to get your item to you as soon as possible. However, we also accept cheques and postal orders. This item is in the category "Collectables\Autographs\Certified Original Autographs\Sport". The seller is "matrix-frames-autograph-store" and is located in this country: GB. This item can be shipped worldwide.