Tuesday, September 2

VIDEO: European Captain McGinley Explains Picks



EUROPEAN RYDER CUP CAPTAIN PAUL MCGINLEY announced his three captain's picks: Stephen Gallacher, Ian Poulter and Lee Westwood.

Gallacher, who was 10th on the points list, will be making his first Ryder Cup appearance at Gleaneagles later this month. Playing in a total of 14 Ryder Cups, Poulter (five) and Westwood (nine) are seasoned competitors, although neither man has much to boast about lately.

Former world No. 1 Luke Donald was edged out by Westwood, McGinley said.

2014 European Ryder Cup Team

1. Rory McIlroy
2. Henrik Stenson
3. Victor Dubuisson
4. Jamie Donaldson
5. Sergio Garcia
6. Justin Rose
7. Martin Kaymer
8. Thomas Bjorn
9. Graeme McDowell
10. Stephen Gallacher
11. Ian Poulter
12. Lee Westwood

U.S. Ryder Cup Captain Tom Watson will announce his three picks at 7 p.m. ET Tuesday on Golf Channel. Watson also has had some difficult decisions to make.

2014 U.S. Ryder Cup Team

1. Bubba Watson
2. Rickie Fowler
3. Jim Furyk
4. Jimmy Walker
5. Phil Mickelson
6. Matt Kuchar
7. Jordan Spieth
8. Patrick Reed
9. Zach Johnson
10. ?
11. ?
12. ?

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