Posts tagged with: "Catriona Matthew"

QUICK TAKE: Monty Would Relish A Solheim Cup Role View More
Colin Montgomerie (Craig Brough, Reuters)

QUICK TAKE: Monty Would Relish A Solheim Cup Role

Colin Montgomerie, who missed out on captaining the European Ryder Cup side when the 2014 matches were held at Gleneagles in his native Scotland, says that he would love to be able to help out at next year’s Solheim Cup at the same venue. He does not presume to think…

NEWS: Europe’s Ryder, Solheim Captains To Pair In GolfSixes Event

NEWS: Europe’s Ryder, Solheim Captains To Pair In GolfSixes Event

The European Tour’s innovative GolfSixes tournament will break the mold once again this May in England. European Ryder Cup captain Thomas Bjorn and European Solheim Cup captain Catriona Matthew will team in the tournament at Centurion Club, with Matthew one of five women who will compete alongside the men in…

NEWS: Catriona Matthew Named 2019 European Solheim Cup Captain View More
Catriona Matthew at the 2017 Solheim Cup at Des Moines Golf and Country Club. (Photo Credit: Brian Spurlock-USA TODAY Sports)

NEWS: Catriona Matthew Named 2019 European Solheim Cup Captain

Catriona Matthew, a four-time LPGA Tour winner and nine-time Solheim Cup participant, has been named the European Solheim Cup captain for the 2019 matches in her home country of Scotland, the Ladies European Tour announced Thursday. Matthew, 48, was an unsurprising pick given her experience and Scottish roots. The PGA…

QUICK TAKE: Matthew Addition a Blessing in Disguise For Europe View More
Suzann Pettersen (left) is being replaced on Team Europe at the Solheim Cup by Catriona Matthew (right). (Photo: LPGA)

QUICK TAKE: Matthew Addition a Blessing in Disguise For Europe

WEST DES MOINES, IOWA | Nobody cheers an injury. Nobody wants a player to be anything other than her best. But when Suzann Pettersen informed Annika Sörenstam on Wednesday morning that an old back injury that flared up again during morning run last Saturday back home in Norway would keep…

NEWS: Catriona Matthew Would Entertain Muirfield Membership View More
Catriona Matthew at the 2016 Ricoh Women's British Open. Action Images via Reuters / Andrew Couldridge

NEWS: Catriona Matthew Would Entertain Muirfield Membership

Catriona Matthew, who has played as a visitor at Muirfield on sundry occasions, last year declared that she had no wish to play there again “until they drag themselves into the 21st century.” Yet today, this past Ricoh Women’s British Open champion admitted that she would be delighted to be…