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Moving tributes, excitement builds at Ryder opening ceremony

CHASKA, Minnesota Moving tributes to Arnold Palmer and a celebration of sportsmanship from the Ryder Cup past highlighted Thursday's opening ceremony of the 41st edition of the match play event starting on Friday at Hazeltine.

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Willett should be left out until Sunday: Jacklin

CHASKA, Minnesota If it was down to Tony Jacklin, Europe's most decorated Ryder Cup captain, Danny Willett would not play in this week's matches against the United States until Sunday's final-day singles.

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Rose and Stenson to lead off for holders Europe

CHASKA, Minnesota Ryder Cups are known for being one of the most highly charged occasions in sport and the 41st edition is poised for an electrifying launch at Hazeltine National on Friday in the opening foursomes.

9:52pm EDT

Lady Gaga to perform Super Bowl 2017's halftime show

Grammy-Award winning pop singer Lady Gaga will play the halftime show at the 2017 Super Bowl, the musician and National Football League said on Thursday.

Ryder Cup success still eludes Johnson's docket

CHASKA, Minnesota Twice major winner Zach Johnson has built a career record that most of his peers would envy but it gnaws at him that he has yet to taste Ryder Cup success after playing for the United States on four teams.

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Reed indebted to Tiger for Ryder Cup prep

CHASKA, Minnesota Patrick Reed loves the Ryder Cup and its match play format, as he showed two years ago at Gleneagles, but he positively lit up when asked about working with Tiger Woods in preparing for this week's competition.

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