The Solheim Cup 2023 is the 18th season of the competition. The tournament will held from 22nd to 24th September 2023 at the Finca Cortesin. The Solheim Cup is a team contest having the top female professional golfers from the USA and Europe.
Europe won the previous edition of the event. We have disclosed the Solheim Cup 2023 schedule, teams, and other details here.
Solheim Cup 2023
Where is the 2023 Solheim Cup?
The Solheim Cup 2023 tournament will occur at Finca Cortesin in Malaga. It is the first time that Spain will host the Solheim Cup. Before this, the Solheim Cup was hosted by European countries such as Germany, Scotland, Wales, Ireland, and Sweden.
Are Solheim Cup Players Paid?
No, there won’t be any payout awarded during the 2023 Solheim Cup tournament. Players will receive generous hospitality during the competition. And triumph in the Solheim Cup may open doors to increased sponsorship opportunities.
Furthermore, teams must wear designated team uniforms during the tournament, setting aside their brand affiliations.
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Over three days, 28 matches will be contested in three distinct match play formats: foursomes, fourballs, and singles. Each game contributes one point to the team’s total. The Solheim Cup is claimed by the team earning 14.5 points first, while Europe retains the trophy in a 14-14 draw.
In foursomes, two European golfers face off against a U.S. pair, with team members taking alternating shots and sharing a single ball. Four foursome games will take place on Friday morning & the other four on Saturday morning.
Fourballs have two golfers from every side, but each golfer uses their ball. The lower score between the pair determines the team’s score. 4 Fourballs games will be held in the afternoon for the first two days.
Team Europe: Linn Grant, Georgia Hall, Caroline Hedwall, Charley Hull, Anna Nordqvist, Maja Stark, Celine Boutier, Madelene Sagstrom, Leona Maguire, Carlota Ciganda, Gemma Dryburgh, Emily Kristine Pedersen.
Team USA: Angel Yin, Lilia Vu, Rose Zhang, Ally Ewing, Andrea Lee, Megan Khang, Danielle Kang, Nelly Korda, Allisen Corpuz, Lexi Thompson, Jennifer Kupcho, Cheyenne Knight.
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Solheim Cup 2023 Streaming Schedule
You can watch the 2023 Solheim Cup live on Peacock, where they will offer real-time simulcasts of the Golf Channel’s T.V. coverage throughout all three days of the tournament.
2023 Solheim Cup TV Schedule 2023
|22-Sep-2023||Peacock & Golf Channel||2 a.m. – 1 p.m. ET|
|23-Sep-2023||Peacock & Golf Channel||2 a.m. – 1 p.m. ET|
|24-Sep-2023||Peacock & Golf Channel||5 a.m. – 11 a.m. ET|
How to Watch the Solheim Cup on TV
You can enjoy live coverage of the Solheim Cup on Sky Sports Golf, Golf Channel, and Peacock. You can also stream the complete event online through the SkyGo app.
Catriona Matthew led Europe to back-to-back victories, securing a thrilling win at Gleneagles in 2019 and then triumphing in Ohio in 2021. Suzann Pettersen aims to extend this winning streak and secure a historic third consecutive European victory in the tournament’s history.
Pettersen scored the winning point in her last performance, crucial to the 2019 victory. She also served as a vice-captain in the following tournament.
Team USA has become winners in 10 of the 17 seasons of the Solheim Cup since its start in 1990. But their last triumph dates back to 2015 in Germany. In 2017, they secured a 16.5-11.5 victory on home turf at Des Moines Golf and Country Club, marking their most recent win in the competition.