For the first time in Ryder Cup history, the 1997 matches at Valderrama in Sotogrande, Spain, were played in continental Europe. And, there was a very special European captain for the occasion -- Seve Ballesteros.
The Europeans took a commanding five-point lead into the Sunday singles matches -- 10 1/2-5 1/2 -- but the Americans came storming back, only to fall just short.
The U.S. won the final session by an 8-4 margin, but lost the matches 14 1/2-13 1/2. It was the first of four consecutive (and counting) home victories for the Europeans.
Here's a look back at the day-by-day breakdown: