| September 16–18, 1971|
| St. Louis, Missouri|
| Old Warson Country Club|
Jay Hebert (USA)
Eric Brown (Great Britain)
The 19th Ryder Cup Matches were held September 16–18, 1971, in the United States at the Old Warson Country Club in St. Louis, Missouri. The U.S. team won the competition by a score of 18½ to 13½ points.
1971 Ryder Cup Wikipedia
The Ryder Cup is a match play event, with each match worth one point. From 1963 through 1971 the competition format was as follows:Day 1 — 8 foursomes (alternate shot) matches, 4 each in morning and afternoon sessions
Day 2 — 8 four-ball (better ball) matches, 4 each in morning and afternoon sessions
Day 3 — 16 singles matches, 8 each in morning and afternoon sessions
With a total of 32 points, 16½ points were required to win the Cup. All matches were played to a maximum of 18 holes.
Each entry refers to the Win–Loss–Half record of the player.