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The American returned Down Under and wound up on top in the Presidents Cup. Jim Furyk became the fourth player to win all five of his matches, and the bottom half of the lineup was strong enough to give the Americans their fourth straight win in this lopsided series.
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Since 1997, each time autumn arrives and a Ryder or Presidents Cup rolls around, Phil Mickelson and Jim Furyk have been pillars on a U.S. squad. They've flown on team charters together, attended fancy dinners and team functions together, played ping-pong together, and enjoyed many laughs with the wives, who happen to be good friends.
From Spain to South Africa to Wales, they...
Jim Furyk's surprising 5-0 record paced the U.S. squad to its fourth straight Presidents Cup victory Sunday, writes ESPN.com's Bob Harig.
The Americans returned Down Under and wound up on top in the Presidents Cup.
Jim Furyk became the fourth player to win all five of his matches, and the bottom half of the lineup was strong enough to give the Americans their fourth straight win in this lopsided series.
Perhaps it was only fitting that Tiger Woods clinched the cup for the second straight time.
U.S. captain Fred...
Those pining for a new youth wave in the game of golf might need to reassess their perspective a bit. Phil Mickelson and Jim Furyk, golf's version of classic rock, are now 2-0 in their matches and looking like one of the go-to pairings for the U.S. team.
Furyk and Mickelson beat Day 1 golden boy Adam Scott and Kyung-Tae Kim 2&1 to give the U.S. a 7-3 lead midway through...
Tiger Woods clinched the United States’ victory by beating Aaron Baddeley. Jim Furyk had a perfect 5-0 record.
The Americans won yet another Presidents Cup, and while it seemed like a walk in the park after three days, the Internationals made a great run towards the end to put some pressure on Fred Couples' squad and make it a nail-bitter. Winners and losers out of Royal Melbourne? Read on ...
Jim Furyk: Golf sure can be strange sometimes. A year ago, Furyk went into the Ryder...
The United States held serve at the Presidents Cup at Royal Melbourne Golf Club in Melbourne, Australia. The United States, led by the teams of Phil Mickelson/Jim Furyk and Bubba Watson/Webb Simpson take a 7-5 lead into weekend play. The Mickelson/Furyk and Watson/Simpson tandems have both won 2 points through the first two days for the USA team.
There will be 10 points up...
The United States has won the President’s Cup and Tiger Woods was able to win the clinching match against Aaron Baddeley. Yet, the bigger story was the dominance of Jim Furyk. He went 5-0 in matches, which included a singles victory over Ernie Els on Sunday. The US is 5-0-1 in the last 6 cups and has an overall record of 7-1-1 in the history of the cup.
Furyk’s perfect record...
The winning point for Tiger Woods. A perfect record for Jim Furyk.
The winning point for Tiger Woods. A perfect record for Jim Furyk. And validation for U.S. captain Fred Couples. The Americans won the Presidents Cup Sunday, 19-15, avenging their worst loss ever in any cup competition 13 years ago on a Royal Melbourne course that lived up to its reputation as among the greatest tests in golf.