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The 43rd Ryder Cup Matches will be held in the United States from September 25 to 27, 2020, on the Straits course at Whistling Straits, Haven, Wisconsin.[1] Team Europe is the reigning cup holder after its 17½–10½ victory over Team USA in 2018 at Golf National.

43rd Ryder Cup Matches
DatesSeptember 25–27, 2020
VenueWhistling Straits
LocationHaven, Wisconsin
Captains
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Whistling Straits is located in the United States
Whistling Straits
Whistling Straits
Location in the United States
Whistling Straits is located in Wisconsin
Whistling Straits
Whistling Straits
Location in Wisconsin

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FormatEdit

The Ryder Cup is a match play event, with each match worth one point. The competition format will be as follows:

  • Day 1 (Friday) – 4 foursome (alternate shot) matches and 4 fourball (better ball) matches
  • Day 2 (Saturday) – 4 foursome matches and 4 fourball matches
  • Day 3 (Sunday) – 12 singles matches

On the first two days there are 4 foursome matches and 4 fourball matches with the home captain choosing which are played in the morning and which in the afternoon.

With a total of 28 points available, 14½ points are required to win the Cup, and 14 points are required for the defending champion to retain the Cup. All matches are played to a maximum of 18 holes.

CourseEdit

TeamsEdit

CaptainsEdit

Steve Stricker was named as the US captain on February 20, 2019.[2]

Pádraig Harrington was named as the European captain on January 8, 2019.[3]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Everything you need to know about the 2020 Ryder Cup". Ryder Cup.
  2. ^ "Ryder Cup: Steve Stricker named US captain for 2020 against Europe". BBC Sport. February 20, 2019.
  3. ^ "Padraig Harrington: Europe name Irishman as 2020 Ryder Cup captain". BBC Sport. January 8, 2019.

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