Thursday 23 October 2014

Ryder Cup opening ceremony


The European team posed for photographers prior to the opening ceremony. Back row, left - right, Padraig Harrington, Ross Fisher, Peter Hanson, Martin Kaymer, Ian Poulter, Miguel Angel Jimenez. Front Row; Lee Westwood, Graeme McDowell, Luke Donald, Team Captain Colin Montgomerie, Edoardo Molinari, Francesco Molinari and Rory McIlroy
Prior to the opening ceremony the European team's wives and girlfriends posed for photographers: Front row, left - right, Laurae Westwood (Lee Westwood), Holly Sweeney (Rory McIlroy), Valentina Molinari (Francesco Molinari), Gaynor Montgomerie (Colin Montgomerie), Diane Donald (Luke Donald), Allison Micheletti (Martin Kaymer), Marian Jimenez (Miguel Angel Jimenez). Back row: Alison McGinley (Paul McGinley), Caroline Harrington (Padraig Harrington), Pernilla Bjorn (Thomas Bjorn), Katie Poulter (Ian Poulter), Anna Roscio (Edoardo Molinari), Alison Campbell (Darren Clarke), Sanna Hanson (Peter Hanson) and Jo Fisher (Ross Fisher)
Team captain of the USA, Corey Pavin, right, and wife Lisa and captain of Europe, Colin Montgomerie and Wife Gaynor leave the stage with the players and their wives and girlfriends

All photos: Getty Images (unless otherwise stated)

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