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Tom Watson named Ryder captain

Updated: December 17, 2012, 10:13 AM ET
By Bob Harig | ESPN.com

Tom Watson was named captain of the 2014 U.S. Ryder Cup team on Thursday and will become the oldest to hold the position when the matches are played at Gleneagles in Scotland.

Watson, 63, an eight-time major winner who won four of his five Open Championships in Scotland, will captain the team for the second time -- 21 years after a 1993 U.S. victory at The Belfry in England. That was the last time the U.S. won overseas, and the Americans have just two victories in ...

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