In 1990, Karsten and Louise Solheim's goal of creating an international competition for women was realized with the inaugural match of The Solheim Cup. Played biennially, The Solheim Cup matches feature the top European-born players from the Ladies European Tour (LET) and the top U.S.-born players from the Ladies Professional Golf Association (LPGA) competing in a format similar to the Ryder Cup.
compete for points in their respective tour events to earn a coveted spot on the team. A complete and comprehensive Solheim Cup history and record book are available on LPGA.com, listing individual and team results by year and by player. The three-day match play competition is based on a points system with 28 total points available.
regarding upcoming Solheim Cup events, please visit the official Solheim Cup web site.
|2015||Golf Club St. Leon Rot, Germany||13.5||14.5|
|2013||Colorado Golf Club, Colorado||18.0||10.0|
|2011||Killeen Castle, Ireland||15.0||13.0|
|2009||Rich Harvest Farms, Illinois||12.0||16.0|
|2007||Halmstad Golfklubb, Sweden||12.0||16.0|
|2005||Crooked Stick Golf Club, Indiana||12.5||15.5|
|2003||Barseback Golf & CC, Sweden||17.5||10.5|
|2002||Interlachen Country Club, Minnesota||12.5||15.5|
|2000||Loch Lomond Golf Club, Scotland||14.5||11.5|
|1998||Muirfield Village Golf Club, Ohio||12.0||16.0|
|1996||Marriott St. Pierre Hotel, Wales||11.0||17.0|
|1994||The Greenbrier, West Virginia||7.0||13.0|
|1992||Dalmahoy Hotel Golf & CC, Edinburgh||11.5||6.5|
|1990||Lake Nona Golf Club, Florida||4.5||11.0|