All the information you need for the delayed Ryder Cup
O Ryder Cup will finally get underway later this month after it was postponed a year due to the Covid-19 pandemic.
Much like many sporting events last year, the biennial golf spectacle was impacted by the global pandemic having originally been scheduled for the 25-27 setembro 2020.
No momento, PGA of America chief Seth Waugh said: “The spectators make it a unique and compelling event and playing without them was not a realistic option.
“It became clear that our medical experts and the public authorities in Wisconsin could not give us certainty that conducting an event responsibly with thousands of spectators in September would be possible.
“Given that uncertainty, we knew rescheduling was the right call.”
Spectators will be present at the event in the USA and here is all you need to know about the Ryder Cup.
The biennial event will begin on 24 September and conclude on 26 setembro.
Where is it played?
A edição deste ano verá a Ryder Cup acontecer nos EUA. The specific course it will be played on is the Whistling Straits, Refúgio, Wisconsin.
Who won last time?
The last time the Ryder Cup went ahead was in 2018 and Europe took the win by 17.5 points to the USA’s 10.5.
Europe’s captain at the time, Thomas Bjørn, contado o guardião: “They delivered. That was not down to me; it was down to them. They wanted to deliver.”
Time dos EUA
O capitão Steve Stricker revelou seu 2021 esquadrão como: Collin Morikawa, Dustin Johnson, Bryson DeChambeau, Brooks Koepka, Justin thomas, Patrick Cantlay, Daniel Berger, Harris Inglês, Tony Finau, Xander Schauffele, Scottie Scheffler e Jordan Spieth.
Morikawa, Johnson, DeChambeau, Koepka, Thomas e Cantlay foram todos qualificados automaticamente e Berger, inglês, Finau, Schauffele, Scheffler e Spieth são escolhas do capitão.
Time da europa
Captain Padraig Harrington has confirmed his 12-man2021 team as: Jon Rahm, Tommy Fleetwood, Tyrrell Hatton, Bernd Wiesberger, Rory McIlroy, Viktor Hovland, Paul Casey, Matt Fitzpatrick, Lee Westwood, Sergio Garcia, Shane Lowry, Ian Poulter.
Rahm, Fleetwood, Hatton e Wiesberger se classificaram para a equipe através da lista de pontos europeus. McIlroy, Hovland, Casey, Fitzpatrick and Westwood all came through the World point list while Garcia, Lowry e Poulter foram todas as escolhas do capitão.
Harrington deixou de fora Justin Rose e ele disse que foi uma decisão difícil fazer: “Foi incrivelmente difícil com JR. Claramente ele estava em contenção em seus dois últimos eventos.
“Eu preciso de mais? Talvez não, mas o fato da questão é, com quem ele estava indo, a consistência de Shane Lowry, o coração da equipe tem sido Ian e Sergio ao longo dos anos, alguém teve que perder. ”
EUA – 8/15
Laço – 11/1
Europa – 15/8