St Louis: US Ryder Cup captain Jim Furyk unveiled the first eight members of his squad on Monday, with the potential of a captain’s pick remaining to add Tiger Woods to the lineup.
Furyk confirmed spots next month in France for Jordan Spieth, Bubba Watson, Webb Simpson and Rickie Fowler form US qualifying settled after Sunday’s PGA Championship final round.
Four others previously clinched positions-top-ranked Dustin Johnson, reigning Masters champion Patrick Reed, third-ranked 2017 PGA winner Justin Thomas and second-ranked Brooks Koepka, this year’s PGA Championship and US Open winner. Furyk Will make four captain’s picks in early September, potentially including Woods, before the Americans defend the trophy against Europe at Le Golf National near Paris on September 28-30.
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