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QUICK TAKE: Fiery Kang Spurs Americans To Solheim Lead View More
Danielle Kang dominated for Team USA on Day 1 of the 2017 Solheim Cup at Des Moines Golf and Country Club. (Photo credit: Stuart Franklin/Getty Images)

QUICK TAKE: Fiery Kang Spurs Americans To Solheim Lead

WEST DES MOINES, IOWA | You don’t name a Man of the Match on Day 1, but if you had to name a Woman of the Day for Friday, Solheim Cup rookie Danielle Kang would be the runaway choice. Out in the morning with Lizette Salas, Kang not only made…

NEWS: Opening Solheim Pairing Has Sizzle View More
Austin Ernst (left) and Paula Creamer will pair together in the Friday morning foursomes. (Photo Credit: Thomas J. Russo-USA TODAY Sports)

NEWS: Opening Solheim Pairing Has Sizzle

WEST DES MOINES, IOWA | Might as well get the bad blood out in the open early. When the Solheim Cup captains announced their pairings late on Thursday afternoon, there were a few eyebrows raised and some audible hoots at the first matchup. Going out at 8:10, firebrand Mel Reid,…

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…

BREAKING NEWS: Pettersen Withdraws From Solheim Cup, Replaced By Matthew View More
Suzann Pettersen, pictured at the 2017 KPMG Women's PGA Championship, has withdrawn from the Solheim Cup. (Photo Credit: Brian Spurlock-USA TODAY Sports)

BREAKING NEWS: Pettersen Withdraws From Solheim Cup, Replaced By Matthew

WEST DES MOINES, IOWA | Rumours circulating this morning turned out to be true, with confirmation coming from none other than Annika Sörenstam, the European captain. Suzann Pettersen will not be playing in this week’s Solheim Cup because of back problem which resurfaced in her native Norway last weekend. Pettersen’s…

NEWS: Inkster Turns To Creamer View More
Paula Creamer has earned a spot on the Solheim Cup team after Jessica Korda was forced to withdraw due to injury. (Photo Credit: Eric Sucar, USA Today Sports)

NEWS: Inkster Turns To Creamer

It wasn’t her first choice or her second. But when given a third choice, Juli Inkster went with experience and a hot hand. When Inkster announced her captain’s picks on Sunday afternoon in Scotland after the Ricoh Women’s British Open, she said that the hardest part was telling many great…

NEWS: Gleneagles Gears Up For ’19 Solheim Cup View More
The PGA Centenary Course at Gleneagles is preparing for the 2019 Solheim Cup.

NEWS: Gleneagles Gears Up For ’19 Solheim Cup

The 2019 Solheim Cup at Gleneagles will be played from 13-15 September. The date, which will be a fortnight earlier than the Gleneagles Ryder Cup of 2014, was announced on Tuesday night by Paul Bush, director of events at VisitScotland. What is more, it would seem that the women’s match…