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Kaymer delivers a putt for history

Originally Published: September 30, 2012
By Farrell Evans | ESPN.com

MEDINAH, Ill. -- When Bernhard Langer missed a 6-foot par putt on the 18th green at Kiawah Island in a 1991 Ryder Cup match to give the Americans back the cup for the first time since 1985, Martin Kaymer was 6 years old and still a few years away from taking up the game.

Kaymer would grow up idolizing his fellow German as the one who lit the spark of interest for ensuing generations of German golfers. On Sunday afternoon, 21 years after Langer missed that fateful putt, Kaymer had a similar ...

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