9.05: Lee Westwood tees off against Steve Stricker in the first singles match with Europe leading 9.5 to 6.5 .
12.32: The crowd go wild as Ian Poulter goes four-up against Matt Kuchar, outrageously chipping in for an eagle on the 11th (right).
12.48: Dustin Johnson downs Martin Kaymer 6&4 in a horribly one- sided contest. Europe 9.5 US 7.5. Is this the start of the American comeback?
12.49: Stricker holes on the par-three 17th for a 2&1 victory over Westwood (far right). Europe 9.5 US 8.5.
13.02: Poulter wraps things up on the 14th hole to defeat US rookie Matt Kuchar 5&4. Europe 10.5 US 8.5.
13.22: Rory McIlroy's resilience gains Europe half a point in his battle with Stewart Cink. Europe 11, US 9,
13.31: Luke Donald completes an impressive victory over Jim Furyk as Europe go even further ahead of their rivals. Europe 12 US 9.
14.06: Miguel Angel Jimenez putts a three-foot birdie on the 15th to beat Bubba Watson 4&3. Europe 13 US 9. …