USA pulls away to beat a weak Europe and win singles title at Ryder Cup

The Individuals gained again the Ryder Cup and maybe a complete lot extra Sunday, sending a robust message to Europe with a strong efficiency from their youngest crew in historical past.

Scottie Scheffler, one in all six Ryder Cup newcomers for the Individuals, took down the No. 1 participant on the earth with a 4-and-3 victory over Jon Rahm because the scoreboards round Whistling Straits rapidly stuffed with American purple.

The ultimate blow got here from Collin Morikawa, at 24 the youngest participant on the crew and already a two-time main champion. He holed a 3-foot birdie putt on the seventeenth gap that assured the Individuals a minimum of the 14 1/2 factors they wanted.

Then it was a matter of the ultimate margin.

“I awakened this morning and I used to be attempting to inform the blokes, ‘Let’s get to twenty factors,’ as a result of that is going to be the subsequent period of Ryder Cup crew for the U.S. aspect,” Patrick Cantlay stated, ending an unbeaten week with a win over Shane Lowry.

“We have got numerous younger guys. I feel they’ll be on groups for a very long time, and I needed to ship a message.”

Tony Finau had stated on the eve of those matches that this was “the massive one” as a result of Europe had gained 9 of the final 12, and the Individuals had so many recent faces with none lasting scars from watching Europe have fun a lot over time.

The massive one turned one huge rout.

The Individuals have been younger, sure, and excellent, with 4 of the highest 5 on the earth rating. The distinction is that they lastly performed prefer it.

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