2010 Ryder Cup Tuesday Practice Rounds

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The U.S. players got up early Tuesday morning to do a photo shoot before playing their practice rounds.
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is one of five Ryder Cup rookies on the U.S. team.
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FedEx Cup champion Jim Furyk is playing well coming into this week, having won the Tour Championship and FedEx Cup on Sunday.
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Furyk's caddie, Mike 'Fluff' Cowan, is caddying in his 10th Ryder Cup this year.
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has not played in a professional tournament since he withdrew from the PGA Championship due to a calf injury.
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Brothers Francesco (left) and Edoardo (right) Molinari of Team Europe.
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European captain Colin Montgomerie and vice-captain Darren Clarke
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of Team USA had a large following during his practice round.
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played with Hunter Mahan, Steve Stricker and Tiger Woods on Tuesday.
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of Germany won the 2010 PGA Championship at Whistling Straits and has arguably been the world's best professional golfer in 2010.
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In 2010, McIlroy finished T3 at the British Open and PGA Championships while McDowell won the U.S. Open at Pebble Beach.
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From left to right: U.S. Ryder Cuppers Hunter Mahan, Tiger Woods, Jim Furyk, Steve Stricker, Phil Mickelson and U.S. captain Corey Pavin
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practiced together on Tuesday. The pair played well in last year's Presidents Cup and are a likely pairing this week at Celtic Manor.
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Woods also played with 2008 Ryder Cup veteran Hunter Mahan on Tuesday.
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Woods could salvage a year to forget with a stellar performance this week in Wales.
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Despite a mediocre overall Ryder Cup record (10-13-2), Woods has played very well in singles, going 3-1-1.
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will play in his eighth Ryder Cup this year.
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Mickelson's extensive Ryder Cup experience should benefit rookies like Dustin Johnson.
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Northern Ireland's Rory McIlroy and Graeme McDowell are a likely pairing for Team Europe.
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The 18th green on Tuesday at Celtic Manor's brand new Twenty Ten course.