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Ryder Cup notes: One match, 21 birdies
Ryder Cup notes: One match, 21 birdies

The second day of the Ryder Cup started with a historic performance. In the first morning fourball match, Justin Rose and Henrik Stenson defeated Bubba Watson and Matt Kuchar, 3 and 2, with all four golfers setting records. The match featured a combined 21 birdies over 16 holes, the most in Cup history. Rose and Stenson recorded the most birdies by a team with 12. After falling behind early, the European duo finished with birdies on the last 10 holes. "I don't have anything to compare it with," Stenson said. "It was something very special." Even the losing pair, who had nine birdies, seemed to appreciate the significance of the moment. "Obviously,...

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