Golf: Stenson named Europe's Ryder Cup captain

2016 British Open champ will lead team in Rome in 2023

Redazione ANSA ROME

(ANSA) - ROME, MAR 15 - Sweden's Henrik Stenson was named Tuesday Europe's captain for the 2023 Ryder Cup in Rome.
    2016 British Open champ Stenson, 45, also won the silver medal at the 2016 Rio Olympics and has played in five Ryder Cups, in 2006, 2008, 2014, 2016 e 2018, acting as vice captain last September in Wisconsin.
    Stenson succeeds Ireland's Padraig Harrington.
    The US captain is Zach Johnson, announced on February 28.