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Georgia Hall reunites with Celine Boutier and Mel Reid companions Irish debutant Leona Maguire; Charley Hull additionally options in opening session alongside Emily Kristine Pedersen – watch dwell on Saturday from noon on Sky Sports Golf

Last Updated: 03/09/21 11:20pm


Can Team Europe make it back-to-back wins at the Solheim Cup? Watch extended coverage of this year's contest live on Sky Sports.

Can Team Europe make it back-to-back wins on the Solheim Cup? Watch prolonged protection of this yr’s contest dwell on Sky Sports.

Can Team Europe make it back-to-back wins on the Solheim Cup? Watch prolonged protection of this yr’s contest dwell on Sky Sports.

AIG Women’s Open champion Anna Nordqvist will accomplice Solheim Cup rookie Matilda Castren within the opening match of the Saturday foursomes in Ohio.

Nordqvist, who certified for her seventh consecutive Solheim Cup look by claiming a 3rd main title final month, is one in every of three surviving gamers from Europe’s solely victory on American soil in 2013.

Castren was one in every of Catriona Matthew’s captain’s picks after breakthrough wins on the LPGA Tour and Ladies European Tour this season, with the all-Scandinavian pairing going out at 7.35am native time (12.35pm BST) in opposition to Danielle Kang and Austin Ernst.

Matilda Castren is one of four debutants in the European team

Matilda Castren is one in every of 4 debutants within the European group

Matthew, hoping to information Europe to back-to-back Solheim Cup victories, has caught with a successful system from their dramatic 14.5-13.5 win at Gleneagles by pairing Georgia Hall and Celine Boutier collectively as soon as once more.

Hall and Boutier gained all three matches collectively in 2019 and each ended the week with 100 per cent information, additionally successful their singles matches, with the pair hoping to increase that run in opposition to Ally Ewing and Megan Khang.

Georgia Hall makes her third consecutive Solheim Cup appearance for Team Europe

Georgia Hall makes her third consecutive Solheim Cup look for Team Europe

Team USA captain Pat Hurst has gone with expertise and left all three of her debutants off the group sheet within the opening session, with four-time Solheim Cup participant Lizette Salas becoming a member of Jennifer Kupcho, Yealimi Noh and Mina Harigae in sitting out the foursomes.

World No 1 Nelly Korda and sister Jessica, the one two unbeaten gamers in USA’s 2019 defeat, will face Mel Reid, a vice-captain in Scotland, and Leona Maguire, who will turn into the primary Irish participant to ever compete in a Solheim Cup.

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September 4, 2021, 5:30pm

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Charley Hull groups up with Emily Kristine Pedersen for Europe of their ultimate foursomes match, the place they’ll play Lexi Thompson and Brittany Altomare, whereas none of Carlota Ciganda, Sophia Popov, Nanna Koerstz Madsen and Madelene Sagstrom function for the guests on Saturday morning.

Schedule (all occasions BST)

1235 Anna Nordqvist and Matilda Castren vs Danielle Kang and Austin Ernst

1247 Georgia Hall and Celine Boutier vs Ally Ewing and Megan Khang

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September 4, 2021, 12:00pm

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1259 Mel Reid and Leona Maguire vs Nelly Korda and Jessica Korda

1311 Charley Hull and Emily Kristine Pedersen vs Lexi Thompson and Brittany Altomare

Watch the Solheim Cup dwell on Sky Sports. Live protection begins on Saturday from noon on Sky Sports Golf and – at no cost – on the Sky Sports Golf YouTube channel.

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