Harrington Rounds Out European Ryder Cup Team With Lowry, Garcia, Poulter

Sergio Garcia Ian Poulter 2018 Ryder Cup
Team Europe’s Sergio Garcia (left) and Ian Poulter celebrate after Europe wins the Ryder Cup at Le Golf National in Paris. (Photo by David Davies / PA Images via Getty Images)

European Ryder Cup Captain Padraig Harrington finalized his team by selecting veterans Ian Poulter and Sergio Garcia along with his Irish compatriot Shane Lowry.

Those three will join the four who qualified today: Tyrrell Hatton, Bernd Wiesberger, Matt Fitzpatrick and Lee Westwood, as well as the five who had clinches spots earlier: Jon Rahm, Rory McIlroy, Paul Casey, Viktor Hovland and Tommy Fleetwood.

The 43rd edition of the Ryder Cup gets underway in one week, Sept. 24-26, at Whistling Straits in Wisconsin.

2021 European Ryder Cup Team

Automatic Qualifiers

Name (World Rank)
Jon Rahm (1)
Viktor Hovland (13)
Rory McIlroy (15)
Tyrrell Hatton (19)
Paul Casey (23)
Matt Fitzpatrick (27)
Lee Westwood (34)
Tommy Fleetwood (36)
Bernd Wiesberger (61)

Captain’s Picks

Name (World Rank)
Shane Lowry (40)
Sergio Garcia (43)
Ian Poulter (49)

Other Contenders

Name (World Rank)
Justin Rose (42)
Victor Perez (53)
Robert MacIntyre (55)
Alex Noren (60)

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