Monday at 2010 Ryder Cup at Celtic Manor

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Luke Donald continued the tradition of celebrating the Ryder Cup by dousing the fans with champagne following Europe's 14 1/2 to 13 1/2 victory.
2 of 27 Thomas Lovelock/SI
lost to Zach Johnson, 3 and 2.
3 of 27 Robert Beck/SI
held off a furious comeback by Jim Furyk to win, 1 up.
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birdied the first two holes against Stewart Cink.
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responded by winning the next three holes.
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struggled to keep up with Lee Westwood in the first match of the day.
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played Francesco Molinari in the eighth match of the day.
8 of 27 Ross Kinnaird/Getty Images
was one of the few Europeans struggling in the morning.
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took the lead against Stricker early, but Stricker fought back to go ahead.
10 of 27 Ross Kinnaird/Getty Images
continued his solid play on Monday.
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began to fade as the day went along.
12 of 27 Ross Kinnaird/Getty Images
was forced to hit from the water hazard on the fifth hole.
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defeated Bubba Watson, 4 and 3.
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trounced Martin Kaymer, 6 and 4.
15 of 27 Fred Vuich/SI
capped of a superb Ryder Cup with a 3-and-2 victory over Ross Fisher.
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Ian Poulter, arguably the heart and soul of the European team, welcomed the dousing from his teammates.
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Captain Monty also got showered in bubbly.
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Fans stormed the 17th green after Hunter Mahan conceded the final match to Graeme McDowell.
19 of 27 Thomas Lovelock/SI
McDowell was at the center of the celebrations.
20 of 27 Fred Vuich/SI
McDowell celebrated with his captain, Colin Montgomerie.
21 of 27 Robert Beck/SI
McDowell all but ended Mahan and the Americans' hopes by sinking a long birdie putt on the 16th, going 2 up with two holes to play.
22 of 27 Robert Beck/SI
After missing a par putt on the 17th hole, Hunter Mahan conceded his match to Graeme McDowell, giving the Europeans the Ryder Cup.
23 of 27 Robert Beck/SI
Needing a hole-out to continue the match with McDowell, Mahan duffed his chip shot on 17, effectively handing the Europeans the Cup.
24 of 27 Fred Vuich/SI
rediscovered his putting stroke on Monday, beating Francesco Molinari 4 and 3.
25 of 27 Thomas Lovelock/SI
hustled around the course all day to watch his players.
26 of 27 Thomas Lovelock/SI
made an incredible comeback against Edoardo Molinari by making birdies on the the final four holes, including a 20-foot putt on the 18th, to halve the match and give the Americans a chance to win.
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team was in good shape early on Monday.