• The European team get it's hands on the Ryder Cup after one of the most dramatic turnarounds in the history of the tournament.
  • As Martin Kaymer holes his putt on the 18th to seal a 1up victory over Steve Stricker, the celebrations begin for Europe.
  • Paul Lawrie hoists the flag of Scotland and celebrates victory with his wife and caddie.
  • Great spirit between the teams is shown as Tiger Woods congratulates Rory McIlroy.
  • Lee Westwood flies the St. George's Cross and did Europe proud with a big performance today.
  • Many of the European players attribute the victory to their captain Jose Maria Olazabal.
  • As always, Mr Ryder Cup himself, Ian Poulter leads the celebrations.
  • Lee Westwood and Luke Donald pop the champagne corks.
  • The fans are showered in the fizz and will be celebrating well into the night.
  • Inside the European locker room Graeme McDowell and Rory McIlroy continue the party.
  • Martin Kaymer comes to terms with what he and Team Europe have achieved.
  • Vice-captain Darren Clarke enjoys the moment with his team.
  • Sergio Garcia gets in on the action.
  • The European team captain attempts to compose himself before an emotional speech.
  • Jose Maria Olazabal kisses the trophy after guiding Europe to a second consecutive victory.
  • The Spaniard hoists the trophy to the cheers of the European supporters.
  • The English boys pose for a photo with Jose Maria Olazabal.
  • Ian Poulter celebrates his third Ryder Cup success.
  • Martin Kaymer smuggles the Ryder Cup back to Europe after holding his nerve on the final day.

2012 - celebrations

The European team get it's hands on the Ryder Cup after one of the most dramatic turnarounds in the history of the tournament.