Woods, Stricker out last for U.S. in Day 1 foursomes


The 39th Ryder Cup will commence Friday at Medinah Country Club with foursomes (alternate shot). The match-ups were announced at the opening ceremony.

Match 1 - 8:20 a.m. ET: Brandt Snedeker-Jim Furyk (U.S.) vs. Rory McIlroy-Graeme McDowell

Match 2 - 8:35 a.m. ET: Phil Mickelson-Keegan Bradley (U.S.) vs. Luke Donald-Sergio Garcia

Match 3 - 8:50 a.m. ET: Jason Dufner-Zach Johnson (U.S.) vs. Lee Westwood-Francesco Molinari

Match 4 - 9:05 a.m. ET: Tiger Woods-Steve Stricker (U.S.) vs. Ian Poulter-Justin Rose

The following will sit the Day 1 morning foursomes:

Team USA: Bubba Watson, Webb Simpson, Matt Kuchar, Dustin Johnson

Team Europe: Paul Lawrie, Peter Hanson, Martin Kaymer, Nicolas Colsaerts