The preliminary six gamers are chosen through the USA’s factors record, which is taken from prize cash in choose occasions since 2019 (together with all majors and PGA Tour occasions). The USA’s qualification interval ended on the US-based BMW Championship on August 29.
Who’s within the groups?
The groups had been finalised when Harrington and Stricker named their captain’s picks. Learn our full information to each units of gamers right here. These are the gamers who will tee it up at Whistling Straits.
Europe: Rory McIlroy, Jon Rahm, Viktor Hovland, Paul Casey, Tommy Fleetwood, Tyrrell Hatton, Matt Fitzpatrick, Lee Westwood, Bernd Wiesberger, Sergio Garcia (decide), Shane Lowry (decide), Ian Poulter (decide)
USA: Dustin Johnson, Brooks Koepka, Bryson DeChambeau, Patrick Cantlay, Collin Morikawa, Justin Thomas, Jordan Spieth (decide), Tony Finau (decide), Xander Schauffele (decide), Harris English (decide), Daniel Berger (decide), Scottie Scheffler (decide)
The principle speaking level after the groups had been finalised was the omission of Justin Rose by Harrington and Patrick Reed by Stricker.
“It was extremely troublesome with JR [Justin Rose],” Harrington mentioned. “Clearly he was in rivalry in his final two occasions.
“Did I want extra? Possibly not however the reality of the matter is, with who he was going up towards, the consistency of Shane Lowry, the guts of the workforce has been Ian and Sergio over time, any individual needed to lose out.