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Team USA defeat Team Europe to retain Solheim Cup

Published 1157 GMT (1957 HKT) August 21, 2017
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Team USA pose with the Solheim Cup after comfortably defeating Team Europe by 16.5 to 11.5. Stuart Franklin/Getty Images North America/Getty Images
USA's Lexi Thompson said she had the 'weirdest round' of her career after the world No. 2 shot two-over-par on the front nine, before a stunning turnaround saw her register eight-under-par on the back nine. Stuart Franklin/Getty Images North America/Getty Images
Team Europe managed to square Sunday's singles matches -- 6-6. The damage was done during the fourballs on Friday and Saturday which they lost 1-7 overall. Harry How/Getty Images North America/Getty Images
Juli Inkster, captain of Team USA, became only the second skipper in history to win multiple Solheim Cups, after she led her team to victory on European soil in 2015. Stuart Franklin/Getty Images North America/Getty Images
Two Team USA fans got inventive with their outfits, as they celebrated their country's victory. Stuart Franklin/Getty Images North America/Getty Images