January 15, 2013 / 6:32 PM / 5 years ago

European Ryder Cup captains

ABU DHABI (Reuters) - List of European Ryder Cup captains after Tuesday’s appointment of Paul McGinley for the 2014 edition at Gleneagles in Scotland:

2012 Jose Maria Olazabal (Spain) Won 14 1/2-13 1/2

2010 Colin Montgomerie (Scotland) Won 14 1/2-13 1/2

2008 Nick Faldo (England) Lost 16 1/2-11 1/2

2006 Ian Woosnam (Wales) Won 18 1/2- 9 1/2

2004 Bernhard Langer (Germany) Won 18 1/2- 9 1/2

2002 Sam Torrance (Scotland) Won 15 1/2-12 1/2

1999 Mark James (England) Lost 14 1/2-13 1/2

1997 Seve Ballesteros (Spain) Won 14 1/2-13 1/2

1995 Bernard Gallacher (Scotland) Won 14 1/2-13 1/2

1993 Gallacher Lost 15-13

1991 Gallacher Lost 14 1/2-13 1/2

1989 Tony Jacklin (England) Halved 14-14

1987 Jacklin Won 15-13

1985 Jacklin Won 16 1/2-11 1/2

1983 Jacklin Lost 14 1/2-13 1/2

1981 John Jacobs (England) Lost 18 1/2-9 1/2

1979 Jacobs Lost 17-11

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* Note: From 1927-77 only British and Irish players competed before continental Europeans were included from 1979 onwards.

Compiled by Tom Pilcher, Editing by Mark Meadows

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