This site uses cookies to improve your experience and to provide services and advertising. By continuing to browse, you agree to the use of cookies described in our Cookies Policy. You may change your settings at any time but this may impact on the functionality of the site. To learn more see our Cookies Policy.
OK
Dublin: 10 °C Wednesday 24 April, 2019
Advertisement

McDowell to partner rookie as Friday foursomes named

The Northern Irish golfer will partner Victor Dubuisson this afternoon.

The pairings for this afternoon.
The pairings for this afternoon.
Image: Sky Sports News HQ/Twitter

WITH THE MORNING fourballs almost complete, team captains Paul McGinley and Tom Watson have named their line ups for the afternoon’s foursomes with both combining two new pairings with two that played this morning.

Perhaps surprisingly, Watson has decided not to send out Patrick Reed and Jordan Spieth who claimed a 5&4 victory this morning.

The first match out will see Ryder Cup rookie Jamie Donaldson and Lee Westwood take on Jim Furyk and Matt Kuchar. Westwood lost both his foursomes matches in 2012 when partnered with Francesco Molinari and Luke Donald.

Fresh from their 5&4 win this morning, Justin Rose and Henrick Stenson take on Hunter Mahan and Zach Johnson. Johnson won both his foursomes when paired with Jason Dufner at Medinah.

Rory McIlroy and Sergio Garcia – who are still on the course – will take on Jimmy Walker and Rickie Fowler. The Ryder Cup rookies are also still involved in the this morning’s action.

The final game will see Victor Dubuisson make his Ryder Cup debut alongside Graeme McDowell. They take on Phil Mickelson and Keegan Bradley.

The pairings in full:

Sergio Garcia’s high fives aren’t on a par with his golf shots

Ryder Cup update: Europe impress early on but the US respond well

  • Share on Facebook
  • Email this article
  •  

About the author:

Steve O'Rourke

Read next:

COMMENTS

This is YOUR comments community. Stay civil, stay constructive, stay on topic. Please familiarise yourself with our comments policy here before taking part.
write a comment

    Leave a commentcancel