European Ryder Cup Standings: Guido Migliozzi Moves into Conversation

Guido Migliozzi
Guido Migliozzi plays his shot from the 5th tee during the final round of the 2021 U.S. Open at Torrey Pines Golf Course (South Course) on June 20, 2021 in San Diego, CA. (Photo by Ezra Shaw via Getty Images)

The 43rd Ryder Cup, originally set for the fall of 2020, was reschedule due to the COVID-19 scare. The new date is Sept. 21-26, 2021 at Whistling Straits in Kohler, Wisconsin.

The European team will be decided using the top nine players from two lists: the European Points and World Points. Captain Padraig Harrington will choose the final three.

Harrington will announce his at-large selections on Monday, September 13, 2021, following the BMW PGA Championship at Wentworth.

Guido Migliozzi Moves into the Ryder Cup Conversation

Guido Migliozzi continued his climb up both points lists as he fired rounds of 71-70-73-68 to finish in a tie for fourth on two-under-par in his major debut at the U.S. Open.

The Italian moves up three spots on the European Points List and into seventh with 3,305.54 points.

The 24-year-old also closed in on the top 10 of the World Points List, moving up six places into 11th with 154.70 points.

Paul Casey also moved up one spot in the World Points List, after a tied seventh finish, to claim the top automatic qualifying spot on the World Points List, with 266.25 points placing him in fourth position.

Rory McIlroy also finished in the six-way tie for seventh and maintains his place in fourth on the European Points List with 4,417.85 points.

As it stands Rahm (8,515.82 points), Fleetwood (4,999.26 points), Tyrrell Hatton (4,860.56 points) and McIlroy (4,417.85 points) fill the automatic places on the European Points List.

Casey (266.25 points), Viktor Hovland (245.06 points) Lee Westwood (232.48 points), Matthew Fitzpatrick (213.76 points) and Perez (187.37 points) currently occupy the World Points List spots.

Harrington will choose his three Captain’s Picks after the conclusion of the BMW PGA Championship at Wentworth during the week of September 13, 2021.

European Ryder Cup Standings

European Points List

Rank-Player-Points
1. Jon Rahm – 8,516
2. Tommy Fleetwood – 4,999
3. Tyrrell Hatton – 4,861
4. Rory McIlroy – 4,418
5. Bernd Wiesberger – 3,688
6. Victor Perez – 3,677
7. Guido Migliozzi – 3,306
8. Paul Casey – 3,262
9. Matthew Fitzpatrick – 3,105
10. Robert MacIntyre – 2,853
Top 4 Qualify

World Points List

Rank-Player-Points
1. Paul Casey – 266.25
2. Viktor Hovland – 245.06
3. Lee Westwood – 232.48
4. Matthew Fitzpatrick – 213.76
5. Victor Perez – 187.37
6. Shane Lowry – 181.57
7. Guido Migliozzi – 154.70
8. Bernd Wiesberger – 149.62
9. Justin Rose – 138.65
10. Robert MacIntyre – 136.54
11. Sergio Garcia – 134.36
12. Danny Willett – 129.92
13. Ian Poulter – 114.55
14. Matt Wallace – 101.49
15. Rafa Cabrera Bello – 101.27
Top 5 Qualify
Thru the U.S. Open, 6/21/21


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