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Henrik Stenson still keen on LIV Golf despite threat to Ryder Cup captaincy

Ryder Cup Europe captain Henrik Stenson is reportedly still keen on playing in the Saudi Arabia-backed LIV Golf series, according to a report in The Times. The paper states that Stenson, 46, is still mulling over the offer and “should he cross to the other side” it would result in him losing the captaincy.
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Linn Grant beats Henrik Stenson in Tylosand

A Swedish prophet at home ahead of the (Swedish) Ryder Cup captain. Linn Grant, 22, won the second edition of the Scandinavian Mixed with nine shots clear of Henrik Stenson. To remember the performance of Carolina Melgrati, Italian amateur absolute leader after the first and twentieth lap on Sunday afternoon.
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Ryder Cup: Henrik Stenson juggling his time as he prepares for Scandinavian Mixed

The 46-year-old finished joint 34th at the Porsche European Open in Germany last week, having made nine previous appearances in the United States, where he has missed the cut at four tournaments and withdrew from another with injury. This week, the Swede and compatriot Annika Sorenstam are jointly hosting the...
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Ryder Cup: Henrik Stenson names Italy's Edoardo Molinari as second Europe vice-captain

Italy’s Edoardo Molinari has been named as the second vice-captain for Europe’s team at the Ryder Cup in Rome next year. Captain Henrik Stenson has confirmed Molinari, who featured alongside his brother Francesco in the Europe team that won the Ryder Cup at Celtic Manor in 2010, as a vice-captain for the next tournament.
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PGA Championship: Henrik Stenson taking inspiration from Phil Mickelson's 2021 win

Phil Mickelson may have dominated the build-up to the 2022 PGA Championship for the wrong reasons, but Henrik Stenson hopes to take inspiration from the absent defending champion this week at Southern Hills. Mickelson became the oldest winner in major history at Kiawah Island last year, but is sitting out...
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Henrik Stenson names Thomas Bjorn as first 2023 Ryder Cup assistant

Henrik Stenson has begun filling out his support staff for the 2023 Ryder Cup. The European Ryder Cup captain announced Thomas Bjorn as his first vice captain for next year’s matches in Italy. Bjorn was the victorious captain for the 2018 matches in Paris, when the Europeans delivered the U.S. a lopsided defeat. Stenson went 3-0 that week.
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Justin Rose and Henrik Stenson commit to play the Zurich Classic

The team of Justin Rose and Henrik Stenson committed to play in the Zurich Classic of New Orleans, tournament director Steve Worthy announced Monday. Rose and Stenson tied for 11th at the 2021 Zurich Classic. “Both of these players have won major titles in their careers and were the first...
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After much consternation, Henrik Stenson is Europe’s new Ryder Cup captain

After months of consternation within its ranks, Team Europe has its new Ryder Cup captain. Henrik Stenson will lead the European squad at the 2023 Cup in Rome. The 45-year-old Swede played in five Cups himself and then pivoted to a vice captain role in this past year’s Cup at Whistling Straits. “I am extremely proud and humbled to be @RyderCupEurope’s next captain,” Stenson tweeted Tuesday morning. “Rome, here we come! #RyderCup #TeamEurope”
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Henrik Stenson opts for Ryder Cup captaincy over Super League

Not many Australians lose Ryder Cup contests, but former world number one Greg Norman has suffered defeat to Europe following the appointment of Henrik Stenson as the continent's next Ryder Cup captain. The Swede had been weighing up a lucrative offer to join a proposed Super League fronted by Norman,...
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The tall task that awaits Henrik Stenson and Team Europe at the 2023 Ryder Cup

The narrative began as soon as the last Ryder Cup had ended: Was the 19-9 battering of the Old World by the New at Whistling Straits the beginning of a new era of American dominance in golf’s most interesting biennial event?. It’s a reasonable question. Apparently out-classed, the European...
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Seriously, Henrik Stenson is perfect choice for European Ryder Cup captain

For Henrik Stenson, this was tame. The navy sweater and iconic chalice looming over his right shoulder demanded a more subdued side of the Swede, and on his first day on the job, he played the role of European Ryder Cup captain. “We’re up for a challenge," said Stenson, every...
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