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Francesco Molinari and Fleetwood Separated

Francesco Molinari and Tommy Fleetwood parted ways in the Hero Cup. The two architects of Europe’s victory at the 2018 Ryder Cup in Paris will captain the Continental Europe team and the Great Britain & Ireland team in the first edition of the Hero Cup.

It’s a challenge on the Ryder Cup model strongly desired by European captain Luke Donald. The competition will take place from January 13 to 15 in Abu Dhabi. The first event of the DP World Tour 2023 will represent a dress rehearsal of the Ryder Cup with Chicco and Tommy having to pick nine players each to complete their respective teams.

The two Hero Cup teams will be decided in December. The selection criteria will take into account the DP World Tour Rankings. Four matches, fourballs and singles will be played.

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Each player on the winning Hero Cup team will receive $125,000, while those who lose $75,000.

“The Hero Cup is a great idea and an opportunity for European players to gain experience in team events. I hope, together with Fleetwood, to bring experience and help many colleagues in competitions of this type. We look forward to collaborating with Donald (who will chair the event). ) in this exciting adventure also in view of the Ryder Cup that will be played in my country of origin, Italy”, the statements of Francesco Molinari.

“It is well known that Molinari and I get along very well. It will be strange to meet as captains and as opponents”, replies the Englishman. “I am grateful to Molinari and Fleetwood for accepting this position.

Their experience will be critical for the other 18 players who will participate in this important event,” said Donald. Francesco Molinari is an Italian golfer. He is the younger brother of Edoardo Molinari. On 22 July 2018, he entered Italian golf history by becoming the first Italian to win a major tournament by winning the 147th British Open.

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