Tag: Solheim Cup

Pettersen Holes Winning Putt for Europe in Dramatic Solheim Cup

Many had questioned the inclusion of Suzann Pettersen, but the Norwegian was in the right place to hole the winning putt and secure an extraordinary victory for Catriona Matthew's Europe at Gleneagles. Derek Clements reports on an unforgettable, enthralling Solheim Cup. read more ...


Golfshake Podcast #44: Ed Hodge, Gleneagles, Golf in Perthshire

Author Ed Hodge joins Kieran Clark on the new Golfshake Podcast to take a closer look at the rich history behind Gleneagles, the venue of the 2019 Solheim Cup, in addition to reflecting on what the region of Perthshire can offer golfers. read more ...


Bronte is Ready to Lay Down the Law at Solheim Cup

Bronte Law is among the European rookies at Gleneagles for the Solheim Cup, but the emerging English star has impressed on the LPGA Tour this season, securing her maiden title, with the 24-year-old set to be a key figure for the European team in Scotland. read more ...


Scotland's Catriona Matthew Ready to Lead Europe on Home Soil

Team Europe come to Gleneagles with a captain who understands all the pressures involved in the Solheim Cup. Scotland's Catriona Matthew is one of the most decorated players in the event's history, and sharing that experience on home soil is something that the 50-year-old is relishing. read more ...


2019 Solheim Cup Preview

The United States have arrived in Scotland looking for a third successive victory in the Solheim Cup, but Catriona Matthew and her European team will be attempting to stop them at Gleneagles. Golfshake's Derek Clements looks ahead to the biggest event in women's golf. read more ...


Meet the Solheim Cup Teams

Catriona Matthew's Europeans host the United States led by Juli Inkster at Gleneagles. Both teams have a rich mixture of experience and youth, which promises to make for an intriguing encounter in Perthshire. We take a look at the 24 players. read more ...


Catriona Matthew Completes Solheim Cup Team With Suzann Pettersen Inclusion

There was a minor shockwave pulsating through the hills of Perthshire  European captain Catriona Matthew revealed that Solheim Cup stalwart Suzann Pettersen was one of four wildcard picks at Gleneagles, completing the continental side for next month's contest against the United States read more ...


Golf Legend Laura Davies Named European Vice Captain for 2019 Solheim Cup

Through a record number of appearances and leading points total, Dame Laura Davies already holds an indelible place within the history of the Solheim Cup, a legacy that will continue next year with the news that European captain Catriona Matthew has named the English golf icon as her third vice-captain for the 2019 matches. read more ...


Catriona Matthew Named 2019 Solheim Cup Captain

Scotland’s very own Catriona Matthew has been unveiled as Europe’s Solheim Cup captain for the 2019 edition at Gleneagles. The 48-year-old, a widely respected veteran of nine matches, was unquestionably the natural choice to lead the home team in Perthshire, taking on the honourable position just 80 miles from her residence of North Berwick. read more ...


Fun Solheim Cup Highlights Need for More Team Match Play Events

When you consider the enthusiasm created by the Solheim Cup - and indeed the Ryder Cup - why doesn't golf have more team match play events. Golfshake's Kieran Clark believes we should seek to push the format throughout the game. read more ...


United States Retains Trophy at Entertaining Solheim Cup

The United States duly retained the Solheim Cup at Des Moines with a comfortable 16.5-11.5 victory over Europe. The hosts went into the singles with a five-point lead and never really looked like losing a match that was effectively decided when the hosts won the Friday fourballs 4-0. It was a deficit from which Europe were never able to recover. read more ...


English Pair Lead Europe's Solheim Cup Bid

English pair Melissa Reid and Charley Hull will spearhead Europe’s bid to reclaim the Solheim Cup today in Des Moines, Iowa. Captain Annika Sorenstam outlined her pairings for the always crucial Friday morning foursomes, with America’s maestro Juli Inkster opting for the formidable duo of Cristie Kerr and world number two Lexi Thompson read more ...


Closer Look at Both Solheim Cup Teams

Two years on from that dramatic and controversial finish in Germany, the Solheim Cup is back. We take a closer look at both teams - led by Juli Inkster and Annika Sorenstam - and see who the key players could be this week for the United States and Europe. read more ...


Skechers GO GOLF Shoes to be Showcased at Solheim Cup

Skechers Performance has been confirmed as the Official Footwear Partner for this week's Solheim Cup at Des Moines Golf and Country Club, Iowa. Team Europe and Team USA will be competing for the famous trophy, with several of the players set to be sporting limited edition Skechers GO GOLF Shoes. read more ...


Annika's Europe Look to Reclaim Solheim Cup Two Years after Controversial Finish

Annika Sorenstem leads Europe into the Solheim Cup in Iowa, with the team hoping to rebound from a controversial finish two years ago and reclaim the trophy. Derek Clements looks ahead to what should be a fascinating week. read more ...


Gleneagles announced as Host Venue for The 2019 Solheim Cup

The Gleneagles Hotel, Perthshire, has been selected as The Host Venue for The 2019 Solheim Cup by the Ladies European Tour. read more ...


Pettersen offers apology for Solheim Cup controversy

Following the a huge controversy at the Solheim Cup on Sunday, European, Suzann Pettersen has issued a statement on Instagram.  read more ...


Weekend Wrap-up - USA enjoy miracle comeback

Wow, what a week of golf we have just had! The solheim Cup saw a stunning comeback and a huge controversy, Jason continues to domintae and one of the most exciting finishes to the season on the European Tour. read more ...


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