VIRGINIA WATER (England) — The European tour is reviving a match-play event consisting of 10 man teams from Continental Europe, Britain, and Ireland to give more experience with the Ryder Cup format.
The Hero Cup will be held in Abu Dhabi between January 13-15, next year. The teams will be chosen by Luke DonaldCaptain Europe at the Ryder Cup in Italy in 2023, will be,
After the European tours season-end World Tour Championship, the composition of the teams will also be announced.
According to the tour, the Hero Cup will include one session each of foursomes, fourballs, and singles matches. All 20 players are expected to participate in each session.
The Seve Trophy was a competition between Britain and Ireland, which was established in honor of the Spanish golfing great. Seve BallesterosThe magazine had eight editions between 2000 and 13.
Donald, who was named Ryder Cup captain, stated that One of my first priorities was to reinstate a match-play contest for future Ryder Cup players, vice captains, and captains. As captainAfter the initial appointment Henrik Stenson, joined the Saudi-backed LIV Golf Series.
I spoke with a number former Ryder Cup captains, who were strong advocates of how similar events have benefitted players who were pushing for Ryder Cup teams as well as their own captaincy journey.