The EUROPE RYDER CUP team held off USA comeback to reclaim the Ryder Cup title on Sunday at the LE GOLF NATIONAL in PARIS, FRANCE.

It was  17½-10½ for EUROPE after a thrilling final day with the likes of IAN POULTER, THORBJORN OLESEN and JON RAHM claiming vital points.

RORY MCILROY loss to JUSTIN THOMAS  earlier in the day almost gave the AMERICANS a comeback   but  IAN POULTER delivered to defeat world No 1 DUSTIN JOHNSON while ITALIAN FRANSESCO MOLINARI officially sealed the European victory with his fifth defeat of PHIL MICKELSON