• Seve Trophy

Great Britain & Ireland fight back to level

ESPN staff
October 5, 2013
Paul Casey and David Lynn helped Great Britain & Ireland level © Getty Images

Great Britain & Ireland put on a tremendous comeback to draw level with Continental Europe at the Seve Trophy following a thrilling day of foursomes.

Having trailed 8-6 after Europe to extend their overnight lead on Saturday morning, Sam Torrance's men fought back to win the afternoon foursomes session 3-1 and square the contest at 9-9 heading into the final day on Sunday.

Stephen Gallacher and Paul Lawrie took a point and a half off Nicolas Colsaerts and Gonzalo Fernandez-Castano. They secured a 2&1 victory when Gallacher stroked in a birdie at the penultimate hole.

David Lynn birdied his putt on the last hole to level the scores at nine-each as he and Paul Casey defeated Matteo Mannassero and Miguel Angel Jimenez.

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