Sam Torrance

Sam Torrance, European Ryder Cup Vice-Captain is pictured during a Ryder Cup Press Conference on March 06, 2014
Darren Clarke names Sam Torrance as fifth Europe Ryder Cup vice-captain
Sam Torrance is selected by Europe Ryder Cup captain Darren Clarke as his fifth and final vice-captain.
Jul 27, 17:33
Team Europe captain Paul McGinley poses with the Ryder Cup ahead of the contest against the USA at Gleneagles on September 23, 2014
Paul McGinley rules out being Ryder Cup vice-captain to Darren Clarke
Ryder Cup-winning captain Paul McGinley rules out being an assistant to new skipper Darren Clarke at the 2016 edition of the tournament in Hazeltine.
Feb 18, 15:34
Sam Torrance, European Ryder Cup Vice-Captain is pictured during a Ryder Cup Press Conference on March 06, 2014
Sam Torrance slams Sir Nick Faldo for criticising Sergio Garcia
Sam Torrance claims that it was "pathetic" for Sir Nick Faldo to criticise Sergio Garcia during Europe's Ryder Cup triumph.
Dec 17, 05:19
Rory McIlroy of Europe laughs during practice ahead of the 2014 Ryder Cup on the PGA Centenary course at the Gleneagles Hotel on September 24, 2014
Sam Torrance: 'Rory McIlroy among the greats of the game'
Former European Ryder Cup captain Sam Torrance claims that 25-year-old Rory McIlroy should already be considered one of the greatest players in history.
Oct 9, 19:39
Sam Torrance, European Ryder Cup Vice-Captain is pictured during a Ryder Cup Press Conference on March 06, 2014
Sam Torrance: 'I will not captain Europe again'
Sam Torrance insists that he has no intention of captaining Europe at the Ryder Cup again.
Oct 8, 05:10
A general view of the Ryder Cup trophy on a branded plinth during a VIP dinner at Gleneagles on September 23, 2013
Top five greatest Ryder Cups
With the 40th Ryder Cup now underway, Sports Mole looks back at five of the greatest previous editions from the historic biennial event.
Sep 26, 10:48
The 2014 European Ryder Cup team and captain Paul McGinley pose for a photo at Gleneagles ahead of the event on September 23, 2014
Ryder Cup 2014 preview: Team Europe
Sports Mole provides an in-depth preview on the European Ryder Cup team ahead of this weekend's contest against the USA at Gleneagles.
Sep 24, 11:10
Sam Torrance, European Ryder Cup Vice-Captain is pictured during a Ryder Cup Press Conference on March 06, 2014
Sam Torrance: 'Defeat at Medinah would not spur me on'
Sam Torrance believes that the defeat at Medinah two years ago would not spur him on if he were a member of Team USA.
Sep 24, 04:26
Captain Bernhart Lange, with Darren Clarke and Colin Montgomerie, holds the trophy as the European team celebrates 2004 Ryder Cup award ceremonies in Detroit, Michigan, September 19, 2004
On this day: Bernhard Langer captains Europe to Ryder Cup triumph in Michigan
On this day 10 years ago, Bernhard Langer captains Europe to victory in the Ryder Cup at Oakland Hills Country Club.
Sep 19, 10:09
Miguel Angel Jimenez holds his cigar with a pair of chopsticks during the pro-am round ahead of the BMW Masters in Shanghai on October 23, 2013
Miguel Angel Jimenez among European Ryder Cup vice captains
Miguel Angel Jimenez, Padraig Harrington and Jose Maria Olazabal are named as the three remaining vice captains for Europe at this year's Ryder Cup.
Sep 3, 12:34
A general view of the Ryder Cup trophy on a branded plinth during a VIP dinner at Gleneagles on September 23, 2013
Paul McGinley warns USA will be "motivated"
Paul McGinley believes that the USA team will want to fight back in 2014 following the 2012 defeat to Europe in the Ryder Cup.
Mar 6, 13:38
Sam Torrance hoists the Ryder Cup aloft after guiding Europe to victory on September 30, 2002
Sam Torrance, Des Smyth named vice captains for European Ryder Cup team
Paul McGinley announces that Sam Torrance and Des Smyth have been appointed vice captains for the European Ryder Cup team at Gleneagles.
Mar 6, 11:42
Sam Torrance hoists the Ryder Cup aloft after guiding Europe to victory on September 30, 2002
On this day: Europe end Ryder Cup losing streak
On this day in 1985, Sam Torrance sank the winning putt to give Europe their first Ryder Cup win over the USA for 28 years.
Sep 15, 09:55
Tiger Woods
Sam Torrance: Tiger Woods has lost fear factor
Sam Torrance claims that Tiger Woods no longer strikes fear into the hearts of other players.
Mar 28, 10:17