Europe dramatic Ryder Cup win

Europe pulled off a great escape by beating the USA to retain the Ryder Cup.

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Kaymer on handling pressure: 'That's the way we Germans are!'

Martin Kaymer spoke about the pressure he felt going into the 16th hole last night.

"[Europe captain] Jose Maria [Olazabal] told me, 'We need your point - and I don't really care how you do it, just deliver!'

"But I like those - that's very straight forward, that's the way we Germans are!"

Kaymer, left out all day on Saturday, was the one to deliver the point Europe required to match the biggest comeback in the Ryder Cup history.

Justin Rose's view of a night of celebration for Europe

Europe's Justin Rose, who won three of his five Ryder Cup matches, has been tweeting his view of the celebrations at Medinah.

Personalised champagne for Europe's golfers. Credit: @JustinRose99
Germany's Martin Kaymer, left, played a crucial role in snatching victory at the last. Credit: @JustinRose99
Britain's Ian Poulter, Europe's top points scorer, appears to be letting his hair down. Credit: @JustinRose99



Europe retain the Ryder Cup

Europe retained the Ryder Cup after completing an astonishing comeback to grab an unbeatable lead on the final day at Medinah Country Club today.

With one singles match still to be completed, the Europeans ensured they could not be beaten when Germany's Martin Kaymer defeated Steve Stricker one up to give the visitors a 14-13 lead.

As holders, Europe, who started the final day trailling 10-6, only needed to tie the match to retain the Cup they won in Wales two years ago.

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