• Captains Jose Maria Olazabal and Davis Love lead their teams out at the opening ceremony
  • Jose Maria Olazabal and rookie Nicolas Colsaerts getting on like a house on fire
  • This is why Phil Mickelson and Keegan Bradley will be teeing it up together on Friday
  • Former captains Tom Lehman and Bernhard Langer take the hole-in-one challenge
  • Rory McIlroy - seen as a key player for Europe - was all smiles in final practice
  • Mrs Diane Donald provides some glamour at the opening ceremony
  • Vice-captain Miguel Angel Jimenez getting in the mood
  • Pop icon and golf enthusiast Justin Timberlake led the opening ceremony
  • Ex-captains Lee Trevino and Sam Torrance share a joke
  • The always glamourous Amy Mickelson
  • The name of Seve Ballesteros has Jose Maria choking back the tears
  • Keegan Bradley and partner Jillian
  • Rory McIlroy is introduced to the crowd
  • Graeme McDowell and Rory McIlroy were nominated as lead Europe off in the first match on Friday.

2012 - Opening ceremony

Captains Jose Maria Olazabal and Davis Love lead their teams out at the opening ceremony