Posts tagged with: "Catriona Matthew"

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…

U.S. Rallies After Controversy, Wins Solheim Cup

U.S. Rallies After Controversy, Wins Solheim Cup

The U.S. overcame the largest deficit (10-6) in Solheim Cup history to beat Europe for the first time since 2009. Gerina Piller made a crucial putt on the 18th green to win her match against Caroline Masson, which was one of several key moments that spurred the U.S. Team to a…

Image Unavailable

A Historic, Welcoming Vote For The Royal And Ancient Golf Club

One vote in Scotland was closely drawn and stirred emotions on both sides of the issue, while another was a runaway victory for progress. On Thursday, the Scots took to the polls to vote on whether or not to secede from the United Kingdom. At stake was the possibility of…