The 40th Ryder Cup is scheduled to begin on September 30 2016 and will be held at Hazeltine National Golf Club in Cheska, Minnesota. This will be the first time the Ryder Cup will be staged at Hazeltine.
The bi-annual tournament will run for three days up to October 2 – the day the winners will be crowned. Davis Love III, 52, was announced as the captain of the USA team by the PGA of America President and U.S. Ryder Cup Task Force in February 2015.
Who are the reigning champions?
The Americans are smarting up after losing three Ryder Cups in a row. USA captain Davis Love III leads a selection of players who are collectively far more familiar with this duel, a fact unitedly tied to their status as favorites. They are also at home.
During the last four Ryder Cups, Europe has been always a winning side including their victory at Gleneasgles in 2014. Team Europe, is led by Darren Clarke, and is represented by six rookies, untested in the heat of this kind of battle and under pressure to acclimatize quickly.
What are the betting odds saying?
By the end of the week, the 2016 Ryder Cup will have its own chapter. One thing’s for sure, you are guaranteed quite a bit of drama.