Sisters to be paired together in Solheim Cup history, Americans Jessica and Nelly Korda. They will face Europe’s Caroline Masson and Jodi Ewart Shadoff in the third game of today’s four morning foursomes matches at Gleneagles Hotel’s PGA Centenary Course in Scotland. Swedish sisters Annika and Charlotta Sorenstam played for Europe in the 1998 Solheim Cup, but they were not paired together. Play begins at 8:10 a.m. local time, which is 3:10 a.m. EDT (pairings).
Position in the Schwab Cup standings for Mexico’s Esteban Toledo, who was one of four Monday qualifiers for the Champions Tour’s Ally Challenge, which begins today at Warwick Hills Golf & Country Club in Grand Blanc, Mich. Toledo, 57, a four-time winner on the Champions Tour, has three finishes of 15th or better in 15 starts this season on the 50-and-older tour (tee times).
Score for American Robby Shelton, who held a two-stroke lead after the first round of the PGA Tour’s A Military Tribute at The Greenbrier on Thursday in White Sulphur Springs, W.Va. Shelton, 24, one of 21 rookies competing in the first event of the 2019-20 season, shot 8 under at Old White TPC at the Greenbrier Resort. He was a two-time winner on the Korn Ferry Tour in the recent season. Americans Scott Harrington and Mark Hubbard, also rookies who graduated from the developmental tour, shared second place with Lanto Griffin, Kevin Na and Zack Sucher at 64 (scores).
Score for England’s Callum Shinkwin, who led the European Tour’s KLM Open at The International in Amsterdam, Netherlands. Shinkwin, 26, in his fourth season on the European Tour, is seeking his first victory. At No. 126 in the Race to Dubai standings, he is fighting to retain his playing privileges. He did not make the weekend in his past three starts, having pulled out of last week’s Porsche European Open with a back injury. He stands No. 446 in the Official World Golf Ranking. Seven players were tied at 67. American Patrick Reed, who is playing the second of three consecutive events in Europe, shot 72 (scores).