Presidents Cup preview

The Presidents Cup tournament kicks off this week. Will the

international team overcome the odds and beat the United States who has a

7-1-1 record over them? Golfers from both teams are already out on the

course in Dublin, Ohio preparing for the big event.

U.S. golfer Phil Mickelson puts his arms around team captain Fred Couples (L) and player Webb Simpson (R) during a team photo session prior to their first practice round for the 2013 Presidents Cup golf tournament at Muirfield Village Golf Club in Dublin, Ohio October 1, 2013. REUTERS/Chris Keane (UNITED STATES - Tags: SPORT GOLF)
U.S. golfer Mickelson puts his arms around team captain Couples and player Simpson during a team photo session prior to their first practice round for the 2013 Presidents Cup golf tournament at Muirfield Village Golf Club in Dublin, Ohio
U.S. golfer Phil Mickelson puts his arms around team captain Fred Couples (L) and player Webb Simpson (R) during a team photo session prior to their first practice round for the 2013 Presidents Cup golf tournament at Muirfield Village Golf Club in Dublin, Ohio October 1, 2013. REUTERS/Chris Keane (UNITED STATES - Tags: SPORT GOLF)
International team mamber Angel Cabrera of Argentina walks the course with his caddie, his son Angel Cabrera Jr., during the first practice round for the 2013 Presidents Cup golf tournament at Muirfield Village Golf Club in Dublin, Ohio October 1, 2013. REUTERS/Jeff Haynes (UNITED STATES - Tags: SPORT GOLF TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY)
International team mamber Angel Cabrera of Argentina walks the course during the first practice round for the 2013 Presidents Cup golf tournament at Muirfield Village Golf Club in Dublin, Ohio
International team mamber Angel Cabrera of Argentina walks the course with his caddie, his son Angel Cabrera Jr., during the first practice round for the 2013 Presidents Cup golf tournament at Muirfield Village Golf Club in Dublin, Ohio October 1, 2013. REUTERS/Jeff Haynes (UNITED STATES - Tags: SPORT GOLF TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY)
DUBLIN, OH - OCTOBER 01: The Presidents Cup is seen on the practice ground prior to the start of The event at the Muirfield Village Golf Club on October 1, 2013 in Dublin, Ohio. (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)
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DUBLIN, OH - OCTOBER 01: The Presidents Cup is seen on the practice ground prior to the start of The event at the Muirfield Village Golf Club on October 1, 2013 in Dublin, Ohio. (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)
U.S. team member Jason Dufner hits from a sand trap on the fourth hole during the first practice round for the 2013 Presidents Cup golf tournament at Muirfield Village Golf Club in Dublin, Ohio October 1, 2013. REUTERS/Chris Keane (UNITED STATES - Tags: SPORT GOLF)
U.S. team member Jason Dufner hits from a sand trap on the fourth hole during the first practice round for the 2013 Presidents Cup golf tournament at Muirfield Village Golf Club in Dublin, Ohio
U.S. team member Jason Dufner hits from a sand trap on the fourth hole during the first practice round for the 2013 Presidents Cup golf tournament at Muirfield Village Golf Club in Dublin, Ohio October 1, 2013. REUTERS/Chris Keane (UNITED STATES - Tags: SPORT GOLF)
DUBLIN, OH - OCTOBER 01: Ernie Els of South Africa and the International Team watches a shot during a practice round prior to the start of The Presidents Cup at the Muirfield Village Golf Club on October 1, 2013 in Dublin, Ohio. (Photo by David Cannon/Getty Images)
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DUBLIN, OH - OCTOBER 01: Ernie Els of South Africa and the International Team watches a shot during a practice round prior to the start of The Presidents Cup at the Muirfield Village Golf Club on October 1, 2013 in Dublin, Ohio. (Photo by David Cannon/Getty Images)
International team member Graham DeLaet of Canada hits on the ninth fairway during the first practice round for the 2013 Presidents Cup golf tournament at Muirfield Village Golf Club in Dublin, Ohio October 1, 2013. REUTERS/Jeff Haynes (UNITED STATES - Tags: SPORT GOLF)
International team member Graham DeLaet of Canada hits on the ninth fairway during the first practice round for the 2013 Presidents Cup golf tournament at Muirfield Village Golf Club in Dublin, Ohio
International team member Graham DeLaet of Canada hits on the ninth fairway during the first practice round for the 2013 Presidents Cup golf tournament at Muirfield Village Golf Club in Dublin, Ohio October 1, 2013. REUTERS/Jeff Haynes (UNITED STATES - Tags: SPORT GOLF)
DUBLIN, OH - OCTOBER 01: International Team Assistant Captain Shigeki Maruyama of Japan waits with Hideki Matsuyama during a practice round at Muirfield Village Golf Club prior to the start of The Presidents Cup on October 1, 2013 in Dublin, Ohio. (Photo by David Cannon/Getty Images)
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DUBLIN, OH - OCTOBER 01: International Team Assistant Captain Shigeki Maruyama of Japan waits with Hideki Matsuyama during a practice round at Muirfield Village Golf Club prior to the start of The Presidents Cup on October 1, 2013 in Dublin, Ohio. (Photo by David Cannon/Getty Images)
DUBLIN, OH - OCTOBER 01: Jason Dufner (L) and Tiger Woods of the U.S. Team cross a bridge during a practice round prior to the start of The Presidents Cup at the Muirfield Village Golf Club on October 1, 2013 in Dublin, Ohio. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)
The Presidents Cup - Preview Day 2
DUBLIN, OH - OCTOBER 01: Jason Dufner (L) and Tiger Woods of the U.S. Team cross a bridge during a practice round prior to the start of The Presidents Cup at the Muirfield Village Golf Club on October 1, 2013 in Dublin, Ohio. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)
DUBLIN, OH - OCTOBER 01: Tiger Woods of the U.S. Team hits a shot during a practice round prior to the start of The Presidents Cup at the Muirfield Village Golf Club on October 1, 2013 in Dublin, Ohio. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)
The Presidents Cup - Preview Day 2
DUBLIN, OH - OCTOBER 01: Tiger Woods of the U.S. Team hits a shot during a practice round prior to the start of The Presidents Cup at the Muirfield Village Golf Club on October 1, 2013 in Dublin, Ohio. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)
DUBLIN, OH - OCTOBER 01: International Team Captain Nick Price (L) and U.S. Team Captain Fred Couples pose together at a press conference prior to the start of The Presidents Cup on October 1, 2013 in Dublin, Ohio. (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)
The Presidents Cup - Preview Day 2
DUBLIN, OH - OCTOBER 01: International Team Captain Nick Price (L) and U.S. Team Captain Fred Couples pose together at a press conference prior to the start of The Presidents Cup on October 1, 2013 in Dublin, Ohio. (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)
DUBLIN, OH - OCTOBER 01: Steve Stricker (L) and Tiger Woods of the U.S. Team hits shots on the practice ground prior to the start of The Presidents Cup at the Muirfield Village Golf Club on October 1, 2013 in Dublin, Ohio. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)
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DUBLIN, OH - OCTOBER 01: Steve Stricker (L) and Tiger Woods of the U.S. Team hits shots on the practice ground prior to the start of The Presidents Cup at the Muirfield Village Golf Club on October 1, 2013 in Dublin, Ohio. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)
U.S. golfer Tiger Woods talks with team captain Fred Couples (L) during the first practice round for the 2013 Presidents Cup golf tournament at Muirfield Village Golf Club in Dublin, Ohio October 1, 2013. REUTERS/Jeff Haynes (UNITED STATES - Tags: SPORT GOLF)
U.S. golfer Woods talks with team captain Couples during the first practice round for the 2013 Presidents Cup golf tournament at Muirfield Village Golf Club in Dublin, Ohio
U.S. golfer Tiger Woods talks with team captain Fred Couples (L) during the first practice round for the 2013 Presidents Cup golf tournament at Muirfield Village Golf Club in Dublin, Ohio October 1, 2013. REUTERS/Jeff Haynes (UNITED STATES - Tags: SPORT GOLF)
International captain's assistant Shigeki Maruyama, of Japan, drives compatriot Hideki Matsuyama and fellow players in a golf cart during the first practice round for the 2013 Presidents Cup golf tournament at Muirfield Village Golf Club in Dublin, Ohio October 1, 2013. REUTERS/Chris Keane (UNITED STATES - Tags: SPORT GOLF)
International captain's assistant Maruyama, of Japan, drives compatriot Matsuyama and fellow players in a golf cart during the first practice round for the 2013 Presidents Cup golf tournament at Muirfield Village Golf Club in Dublin, Ohio
International captain's assistant Shigeki Maruyama, of Japan, drives compatriot Hideki Matsuyama and fellow players in a golf cart during the first practice round for the 2013 Presidents Cup golf tournament at Muirfield Village Golf Club in Dublin, Ohio October 1, 2013. REUTERS/Chris Keane (UNITED STATES - Tags: SPORT GOLF)
U.S. golfer Tiger Woods' golf bag is shown between those of fellow members of the U.S Team during the first practice round for the 2013 Presidents Cup golf tournament at Muirfield Village Golf Club in Dublin, Ohio October 1, 2013. REUTERS/Jeff Haynes (UNITED STATES - Tags: SPORT GOLF)
U.S. golfer Tiger Woods' golf bag is shown between those of fellow members of the U.S Team during the first practice round for the 2013 Presidents Cup golf tournament at Muirfield Village Golf Club in Dublin, Ohio
U.S. golfer Tiger Woods' golf bag is shown between those of fellow members of the U.S Team during the first practice round for the 2013 Presidents Cup golf tournament at Muirfield Village Golf Club in Dublin, Ohio October 1, 2013. REUTERS/Jeff Haynes (UNITED STATES - Tags: SPORT GOLF)
DUBLIN, OH - OCTOBER 01: International Team golf bags are seen on the practice ground prior to the start of The Presidents Cup on October 1, 2013 in Dublin, Ohio. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)
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DUBLIN, OH - OCTOBER 01: International Team golf bags are seen on the practice ground prior to the start of The Presidents Cup on October 1, 2013 in Dublin, Ohio. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)
International Team members Adam Scott (L) of Australia and Ernie Els of South Africa smile as they sit down for their team picture ahead of the first practice round for the 2013 Presidents Cup golf tournament at Muirfield Village Golf Club in Dublin, Ohio October 1, 2013. REUTERS/Chris Keane (UNITED STATES - Tags: SPORT GOLF)
Scott of Australia and Els of South Africa smile as they sit down for their team picture ahead of the first practice round for the 2013 Presidents Cup golf tournament at Muirfield Village Golf Club in Dublin, Ohio
International Team members Adam Scott (L) of Australia and Ernie Els of South Africa smile as they sit down for their team picture ahead of the first practice round for the 2013 Presidents Cup golf tournament at Muirfield Village Golf Club in Dublin, Ohio October 1, 2013. REUTERS/Chris Keane (UNITED STATES - Tags: SPORT GOLF)
The International Team and their caddies pose for a picture ahead of the first practice round for the 2013 Presidents Cup golf tournament at Muirfield Village Golf Club in Dublin, Ohio October 1, 2013. REUTERS/Jeff Haynes (UNITED STATES - Tags: SPORT GOLF)
The International Team and their caddies pose for a picture ahead of the first practice round for the 2013 Presidents Cup golf tournament at Muirfield Village Golf Club in Dublin, Ohio
The International Team and their caddies pose for a picture ahead of the first practice round for the 2013 Presidents Cup golf tournament at Muirfield Village Golf Club in Dublin, Ohio October 1, 2013. REUTERS/Jeff Haynes (UNITED STATES - Tags: SPORT GOLF)
DUBLIN, OH - OCTOBER 01: Zach Johnson and Tiger Woods of the U.S. Team wait with their caddies on the range during a practice round prior to the start of The Presidents Cup at the Muirfield Village Golf Club on October 1, 2013 in Dublin, Ohio. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)
The Presidents Cup - Preview Day 2
DUBLIN, OH - OCTOBER 01: Zach Johnson and Tiger Woods of the U.S. Team wait with their caddies on the range during a practice round prior to the start of The Presidents Cup at the Muirfield Village Golf Club on October 1, 2013 in Dublin, Ohio. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

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