Luke Donald: "I'm ready to lead Europe at Ryder Cup 2023"
by LORENZO CIOTTI | VIEW 372
Luke Donald, at the end of the first round of the Rocket Classic, PGA Tour tournament, spoke about his probable new role as Captain of Team Europe at the Ryder Cup 2023, after RCE relieved Henrik Stenson from his position, who agreed to play.
in the Arab Super League. Ryder Cup 2023 will be held in Rome at the Marco Simone Golf & Country Club. Donald said: "There is nothing official to report, but I feel I have a good chance of leading the Europe team to the Ryder Cup 2023.
I have had negotiations with the Ryder Cup Europe and that's all I can say now. Thomas Bjorn too and a couple of other figures are being studied, representing the Old Continent would be a great honor. I was certainly disappointed by Stenson's behavior and if the choice were to fall on me I would promise loyalty and a sense of belonging.
Rome is one of the favorite cities of Rome. me and my wife. We have been there many times, between history and architecture it is a wonderful place."
Henrik Stenson's words
Henrik Stensonwrote on Instagram: "My interest in this concept has been well documented in recent years and despite the unfortunate tension that has existed between LIV and the European Tour and the PGA Tour recently, the opportunity to play LIV is something I want to try.
Obviously part of my decision is based on the financial aspects but also the format, the program and the caliber of the players were decisive factors. I am dedicated to growing the sport and using it as a force for something good.
After many considerations, I have decided to join many of my colleagues and play in the LIV Series starting from next week's event in the US Unfortunately, my decision does not allow me to continue playing my role as captain of the Europe team at the Ryder Cup 2023.
The Ryder Cup Europe decision to take my leave is a decision that I do not agree with but which for now I have decided to accept." Ryder Cup is scheduled for September 2023 at the Marco Simone Golf & Country Club in Rome.