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European Ryder Cup team 2016

A look at the 12 European golfers who qualified for the 2016 Ryder Cup. Team Europe will challenge the Dustin Johnson-led Team USA at Hazeltine National Golf Club in Chaska, Minnesota from Sept. 30-Oct. 2. (Season statistics through events of Sept. 7, 2016.)

Rory McIlroy

Ryder Cup points: 4,171716.36 2016 PGA season: 1
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Ryder Cup points: 4,171716.36

2016 PGA season: 1 win, 7 top-10 finishes, 70.1 scoring average

Ryder Cup history: Fourth appearance (2010, 2012, 2014). 6-4-4 overall, 2-0-1 singles, 3-2-1 foursomes, 1-2-2 fourballs, 8 total points won.

Danny Willett

Ryder Cup points: 4,059,360.67 2016 PGA season: 1
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Ryder Cup points: 4,059,360.67

2016 PGA season: 1 win, 3 top-10 finishes, 70.8 scoring average

Ryder Cup history: First appearance

Henrik Stenson

Ryder Cup points: 3,554,055.67 2016 PGA season: 1
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Ryder Cup points: 3,554,055.67

2016 PGA season: 1 win, 4 top-10 finishes, 70.1 scoring average

Ryder Cup history: Fourth appearance (2006, 2008, 2014). 5-4-2 overall, 1-2 singles, 2-1-1 fourballs, 2-1-1 foursomes, 6 total points won.

Chris Wood

Ryder Cup points: 2,593,023.46 2016 PGA season: 0
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Ryder Cup points: 2,593,023.46

2016 PGA season: 0 wins, 0 top-10 finishes, 69.1 scoring average

Ryder Cup history: First appearance

Sergio Garcia

Ryder Cup points: 1,333,195.57 (207.95 world points) 2016
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Ryder Cup points: 1,333,195.57 (207.95 world points)

2016 PGA season: 1 win, 4 top-10 finishes, 70.3 scoring average

Ryder Cup history: Eighth appearance (1999, 2002, 2004, 2006, 2008, 2012, 2014). 18-9-5 overall, 3-4 singles, 9-2-2 foursomes, 6-3-3 fourballs, 20 ½ total points won.

Rafael Cabrera-Bello

Ryder Cup points: 2,191,913.62 (179.42 world points) 2016
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Ryder Cup points: 2,191,913.62 (179.42 world points)

2016 PGA season: 0 wins, 3 top-10 finishes, 70.6 scoring average

Ryder Cup history: First appearance

Justin Rose

Ryder Cup points: 1,037,229.90 (173.09 world points) 2016
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Ryder Cup points: 1,037,229.90 (173.09 world points)

2016 PGA season: 0 wins, 1 top-10 finish, 70.7 scoring average

Ryder Cup history: Fourth appearance (2008, 2012, 2014). 9-3-2 overall, 2-0-1 singles, 4-1-1 foursomes, 3-2 fourballs, 10 total points won.

Andy Sullivan

Ryder Cup points: 2,472016.00 (153.80 world points) 2016
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Ryder Cup points: 2,472016.00 (153.80 world points)

2016 PGA season: 0 wins, 0 top-10 finishes, 71.8 scoring average

Ryder Cup history: First appearance

Matthew Fitzpatrick

Matthew Fitzpatrick Ryder Cup points: 2,289,796.46 (153.58 world
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Matthew Fitzpatrick Ryder Cup points: 2,289,796.46 (153.58 world points))

2016 PGA season: 0 wins, 1 top-10 finish, 71.7 scoring average

Ryder Cup history: First appearance

Lee Westwood

Ryder Cup points: 1,525,566.25 (Captain's pick) 2016 PGA
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Ryder Cup points: 1,525,566.25 (Captain's pick)

2016 PGA season: 0 wins, top-10 finishes, 71.8scoring average

Ryder Cup history: Tenth appearance (1997, 1999, 2002, 2004, 2006, 2008, 2010, 2012, 2015). 20-15-6 overall, 3-6 singles, 9-4-4 foursomes, 8-5-2 fourballs, 23 total points won.

Martin Kaymer

Ryder Cup points: 1,676,747.54 (Captain's pick) 2016 PGA
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Ryder Cup points: 1,676,747.54 (Captain's pick)

2016 PGA season: 0 wins, 1 top-10 finish, 71.9 scoring average

Ryder Cup history: Fourth appearance (2010, 2012, 2014). 4-3-3 overall, 2-1 singles, 0-0-2 foursomes, 2-2-1 fourballs, 5 ½ total points won.

Thomas Pieters

Ryder Cup points: 1,761,162.28 (Captain's pick) 2016 PGA
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Ryder Cup points: 1,761,162.28 (Captain's pick)

2016 PGA season: 0 wins, 0 top-10 finishes, 71.8 scoring average

Ryder Cup history: First appearance

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