Rickie Fowler didn’t hesitate to choose his playing partner for the World Cup of Golf event coming up at the end of November.
After Bubba Watson withdrew his name from consideration, Fowler was next in line. He quickly chose one of his best friends (which he points out in an Instagram post below) and this year’s PGA Championship winner, Jimmy Walker.
— World Cup of Golf (@WorldCupofGolf) August 24, 2016
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After the amazing trip to Rio for the Olympics I am pumped to have the opportunity to play for the United States in the @WorldCupGolf! Jimmy is not just one of my best friends but also one of the best players in the world…and a major champion!! I love Australia and have only heard great things about Kingston Heath so I can't wait to peg it with my pahds @jimmywalkerpga in November🇺🇸
Yeah Bud!! Thanks for the nod! Gonna be awesome!!
— Jimmy Walker (@JimmyWalkerPGA) August 24, 2016
This year’s World Cup of Golf event is in Melbourne, Australia, at Kingston Heath Golf Club on November 23-27.