Solheim Cup
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 Dates: Friday, September 9th through Sunday, September 11th
 Site: Crooked Stick Golf Club, Carmel, Indiana
 Course Architect: Pete Dye (1964)
 Par: 72
 Yardage: 6,515
 Hole-By-Hole: 1 - Par 4 354 Yds   10 - Par 4 365 Yds
               2 - Par 4 390 Yds   11 - Par 5 523 Yds
               3 - Par 3 171 Yds   12 - Par 4 360 Yds
               4 - Par 4 385 Yds   13 - Par 3 152 Yds
               5 - Par 5 530 Yds   14 - Par 4 410 Yds
               6 - Par 3 158 Yds   15 - Par 5 457 Yds
               7 - Par 4 375 Yds   16 - Par 4 412 Yds
               8 - Par 4 395 Yds   17 - Par 3 182 Yds
               9 - Par 5 491 Yds   18 - Par 4 405 Yds
                   -------------        -------------
                    36 3,249 Yds         36 3,266 Yds
 
 Biennial: 9th

 Tournament Format: Friday/Saturday - 4 Foursome/alternate shot matches
                    Friday/Saturday - 4 Fourball/better ball matches
                    Sunday - 12 Individual Match Play Matches
 Defending Champion: Europe def. United States, 17 1/2 - 10 1/2
 Series Record: United States (5-3)
 Captains: United States - Nancy Lopez
           European - Catrin Nilsmark
 Vice Captains: United States - Donna Caponi
                European - Alison Nicholas
 
                            Past Solheim Cup Winners
                            ------------------------
 
 Year    Winning Team (Score)       Site
 ----    --------------------       ----
 2003 -- Europe (17 1/2 - 10 1/2) - Barseback Golf & CC, Malmo, Sweden
 2002 -- U.S.A. (15 1/2 - 12 1/2) - Interlachen Country Club, Edina, Minnesota
 2000 -- Europe (14 1/2 - 11 1/2) - Loch Lomond Golf Club, Luss, Scotland
 1998 -- U.S.A. (16-12)           - Muirfield Village GC, Dublin, Ohio
 1996 -- U.S.A. (17-11)           - Marriott St. Pierre Hotel & CC, Wales
 1994 -- U.S.A. (13-7)            - Greenbrier, Sulpher Springs, West Virginia
 1992 -- Europe (11 1/2 - 6 1/2)  - Dalmahoy Hotel G&CC, Edinburgh, Scotland
 1990 -- U.S.A. (11 1/2 - 4 1/2)  - Lake Nona GC, Orlando, Florida

 United States                   Europe
 -------------                   ------
 Paula Creamer                   Laura Davies (England)
 Beth Daniel                     Sophie Gustafson (Sweden)
 Laura Diaz                      Maria Hjorth (Sweden)
 Natalie Gulbis                  Trish Johnson (England)
 Pat Hurst                       Carin Koch (Sweden)
 Juli Inkster                    Ludivine Kreutz (France)
 Rosie Jones                     Catriona Matthew (Scotland)
 Cristie Kerr                    Gwladys Nocera (France)
 Christina Kim                   Suzann Pettersen (Norway)
 Meg Mallon                      Annika Sorenstam (Sweden)
 Michele Redman                  Karen Stupples (England)
 Wendy Ward                      Iben Tinning (Denmark)
 
 Nancy Lopez   - Captain         Catrin Nilsmark - Captain
 Donna Caponi  - Assistant       Alison Nicholas - Assistant

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