Can you name every Ryder Cup captain since 1979?

Ryder Cup

In 1979, the Ryder Cup broke new ground by introducing Continental European golfers to the fold for the first time.

Since then, it has gone on to become one of the single biggest sporting events in the world. The pressure, then, for the captains of both USA and Europe is huge. 

The aim of this quiz is simple: name every person to have had that captaincy honour. There are 40 answers in total but, as you're probably well aware, there are some duplicates...

You have ten minutes to get them all! Good luck, and don't forget to share your score with us either in the 'Comments' section below or by sending us a tweet.

Golf News

US star commits to Scottish Open
‘Media is a male eco-system,’ says LET boss
Brooks Koepka says US Open loss "doesn't sting"
US Open: Gary Woodland wins maiden major at Pebble Beach
Tennis great Andy Murray endures "horrible" round at Wentworth

Other Top Stories

Tiger Woods puts new irons in the bag
New Fife golf course gets go ahead
Review: Adare Manor, Ireland's rejuvenated masterpiece
Win a spot in the ASI Scottish Open Pro-Am with Hilton
Padraig Harrington targets 2020 Ryder Cup captaincy

Quick tips with Denis Pugh and Peter Barber See all videos right arrow

play button
Weaken your grip to hit a fade
Callaway
play button
A more upright posture for more consistency
Watch
play button
Every swing should start with a good posture
Watch
play button
A simple tip to hit the ball higher
Callaway
See all videos right arrow