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Ryder Cup 2018: The celebrity matches

A team of notable Americans including actor Samuel L. Jackson, former U.S. Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice and Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps won a 10-hole Celebrity Challenge Match against the Europeans, 15-13, at Le Golf National in Paris, France, where the Ryder Cup begins Friday.

French comedian Dany Boon gestures during a celebrity
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French comedian Dany Boon gestures during a celebrity match ahead of the 42nd Ryder Cup at Le Golf National Course at Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines, south-west of Paris on September 25, 2018. (Photo by Eric FEFERBERG / AFP)ERIC FEFERBERG/AFP/Getty Images

Former US Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice looks
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Former US Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice looks on during a celebrity match ahead of the 42nd Ryder Cup at Le Golf National Course at Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines, south-west of Paris on September 25, 2018. (Photo by FRANCK FIFE / AFP)FRANCK FIFE/AFP/Getty Images

Samuel L Jackson of Team USA celebrates victory
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Samuel L Jackson of Team USA celebrates victory with the trophy after the celebrity challenge match ahead of the 2018 Ryder Cup at Le Golf National on September 25, 2018 in Paris, France.

PARIS, FRANCE - SEPTEMBER 25: Michael Phelps of
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PARIS, FRANCE - SEPTEMBER 25: Michael Phelps of Team USA, wife Nicole and son Beckett on the 4th hole during the celebrity challenge match ahead of the 2018 Ryder Cup at Le Golf National on September 25, 2018 in Paris, France. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

PARIS, FRANCE - SEPTEMBER 25: Kelly Slater of
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PARIS, FRANCE - SEPTEMBER 25: Kelly Slater of Team USA and David Ginola of Team Europe shake hands during the celebrity challenge match ahead of the 2018 Ryder Cup at Le Golf National on September 25, 2018 in Paris, France. (Photo by Stuart Franklin/Getty Images)

US swimmer Michael Phelps celebrates a putt during
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US swimmer Michael Phelps celebrates a putt during a celebrity match ahead of the 42nd Ryder Cup at Le Golf National Course at Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines, south-west of Paris on September 25, 2018.

Yannick Noah of Team Europe looks on during
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Yannick Noah of Team Europe looks on during the celebrity challenge match ahead of the 2018 Ryder Cup at Le Golf National on September 25, 2018 in Paris, France. (Photo by Stuart Franklin/Getty Images)

PARIS, FRANCE - SEPTEMBER 25: Nick Jonas of
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PARIS, FRANCE - SEPTEMBER 25: Nick Jonas of Team USA take a selfie as he celebrates victory with the trophy after the celebrity challenge match ahead of the 2018 Ryder Cup at Le Golf National on September 25, 2018 in Paris, France. (Photo by Stuart Franklin/Getty Images)

Former French fencer Laura Flessel plays a fairway
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Former French fencer Laura Flessel plays a fairway shot during a celebrity match ahead of the 42nd Ryder Cup at Le Golf National Course at Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines, south-west of Paris on September 25, 2018. (Photo by Eric FEFERBERG / AFP)ERIC FEFERBERG/AFP/Getty Images

Michael Phelps of Team USA and Nick Jonas
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Michael Phelps of Team USA and Nick Jonas of Team USA look on during the celebrity challenge match ahead of the 2018 Ryder Cup at Le Golf National on September 25, 2018 in Paris, France.

PARIS, FRANCE - SEPTEMBER 25: Nick Jonas of
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PARIS, FRANCE - SEPTEMBER 25: Nick Jonas of Team USA celebrates victory with the trophy after the celebrity challenge match ahead of the 2018 Ryder Cup at Le Golf National on September 25, 2018 in Paris, France. (Photo by Stuart Franklin/Getty Images)

TOPSHOT - Former US tennis player John McEnroe
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TOPSHOT - Former US tennis player John McEnroe gestures during a celebrity match ahead of the 42nd Ryder Cup at Le Golf National Course at Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines, south-west of Paris on September 25, 2018. (Photo by Eric FEFERBERG / AFP)ERIC FEFERBERG/AFP/Getty Images

Former US Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice (L)
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Former US Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice (L) walks with Former French footballer David Ginola during a celebrity match ahead of the 42nd Ryder Cup at Le Golf National Course at Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines, south-west of Paris on September 25, 2018. (Photo by FRANCK FIFE / AFP)FRANCK FIFE/AFP/Getty Images

PARIS, FRANCE - SEPTEMBER 25: Kelly Slater of
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PARIS, FRANCE - SEPTEMBER 25: Kelly Slater of Team USA takes a selfie as he celebrates victory with the trophy after the celebrity challenge match ahead of the 2018 Ryder Cup at Le Golf National on September 25, 2018 in Paris, France. (Photo by Stuart Franklin/Getty Images)

PARIS, FRANCE - SEPTEMBER 25: Team USA celebrate
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PARIS, FRANCE - SEPTEMBER 25: Team USA celebrate victory with the trophy after the celebrity challenge match ahead of the 2018 Ryder Cup at Le Golf National on September 25, 2018 in Paris, France. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

US actor Kurt Russell walks during a celebrity
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US actor Kurt Russell walks during a celebrity match ahead of the 42nd Ryder Cup at Le Golf National Course at Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines, south-west of Paris on September 25, 2018. (Photo by FRANCK FIFE / AFP)FRANCK FIFE/AFP/Getty Images

John McEnroe of Team USA points during the
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John McEnroe of Team USA points during the celebrity challenge match ahead of the 2018 Ryder Cup at Le Golf National on September 25, 2018 in Paris, France.

PARIS, FRANCE - SEPTEMBER 25: Luke Wilson of
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PARIS, FRANCE - SEPTEMBER 25: Luke Wilson of Team USA celebrates victory with the trophy after the celebrity challenge match ahead of the 2018 Ryder Cup at Le Golf National on September 25, 2018 in Paris, France. (Photo by Stuart Franklin/Getty Images)

PARIS, FRANCE - SEPTEMBER 25: Kelly Slater of
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PARIS, FRANCE - SEPTEMBER 25: Kelly Slater of Team USA and Condoleezza Rice of Team USA in discussion during the celebrity challenge match ahead of the 2018 Ryder Cup at Le Golf National on September 25, 2018 in Paris, France. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

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