Europe’s Ryder Cup Picks 🇪🇺

09/05/2023 Europe’s Ryder Cup Picks 🇪🇺

By: Jeff Yoder

Team Europe Captain Luke Donald Makes His 6 Selections to Finalize Ryder Cup Rosters

The Ryder Cup rosters are set! Luke Donald made his remaining six captain’s picks for Team Europe’s squad on Monday following the final two automatic qualifiers — Robert MacIntyre and Tyrrell Hatton. They joined the foursome of McIlroy, Rahm, Hovland, and Fitzpatrick, all top-10 in World Golf Rankings (WGR). The six picks by Donald featured four experienced candidates choices, but two rookie surprises will make their first Ryder Cup appearances in 2023. Team Europe hasn’t lost on home soil in 30 years. Here’s the team:


Rookie Surprise Picks: Ludvig Aberg & Nicolai Hojgaard


Team Europe 🇪🇺 (WGR)

Rory McIlroy (2nd)

Jon Rahm (3rd)

Viktor Hovland (4th)

Matt Fitzpatrick (8th)

Tyrrell Hatton (13th)

Tommy Fleetwood (14th)

Sepp Straka (23rd)

Justin Rose (34th)

Shane Lowry (37th)

Robert MacIntyre (55th)

Nicolai Hojgaard (78th)

Ludvig Aberg (90th)


Team USA 🇺🇸

S. Scheffler, X. Schauffele, P. Cantlay, R. Fowler, B. Koepka, W. Clark, B. Harman, J. Spieth, J. Thomas, S. Burns, C. Morikawa, M. Homa


Ryder Cup: Sept. 29 — Oct. 1

Marco Simone Golf Club (Rome, Italy)


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