Ryder Cup Notebook: Captains Paul Azinger and Nick Faldo reveal their opening pairings

"The bow's been pulled back for over two years now," said U.S. Ryder Cup Captain Paul Azinger as he motioned with his arms, mimicking an archer eyeing down his target. "Now it's time." With the opening round of the matches on tap and the morning foursomes revealed, U.S. Captain Paul Azinger and European Captain Nick Faldo couldn't be more relieved.

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Captain Nick Faldo

European Captain Nick Faldo will lead off with Padraig Harrington and Robert Karlsson Friday morning in the 37th Ryder Cup Matches.

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