Ryder Cup Matches Saturday Notebook: Ian Poulter validates his captain's pick

Europe cut its deficit to the United States from three to two on Saturday, Day 2 of the Ryder Cup Matches. Coming into the day, European Captain Nick Faldo still faced critics. But it was captain's pick Ian Poulter's two wins on Saturday that has quieted the Faldo doubters for now.

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Steve Stricker and Ben Curtis - Ryder Cup

Steve Stricker and Ben Curtis salvaged an unlikely half point in their afternoon fourball with Sergio Garcia and Paul Casey.

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