When Samuel Ryder, a seed merchant from St. Albans in Hertfordshire, first sponsored a golf competition in 1927 he could not have dreamed what a huge event it was to become. The Ryder Cup is the most fiercely contested golf tournament between Britain (Europe) and the United Sates. It attracts the top names in the sport from both sides of the Atlantic. This historic newspaper book covers every Ryder Cup from that inaugural match. A unique and wonderful gift and a must-have for all golf fans, these unique books are reproduced to near full tabloid newspaper size, including the recipient's name and your message on the opening page. This title is available in a choice of cover: The genuine leather option includes the recipient's name embossed in gold for FREE, articles from 2006 onwards will be printed in FULL COLOUR where available. The tan leatherette option includes FULL-COLOUR pages for articles from 2006 and an embossed name for an additional £5.