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Scotland’s Catriona Matthew will replace the injured Suzann Pettersen in the European Solheim Cup team. Photograph: Andy Buchanan/AFP/Getty Images

Europe’s bid to regain the Solheim Cup has suffered a major blow after Norway’s Suzann Pettersen was forced to withdraw due to a back injury. Petter(...)

Annika Sorenstam  poses with the Solheim Cup during the press conference to announce her as the 2017 European Solheim Cup captain during the ANA Inspiration at Mission Hills Country Club in Rancho Mirage, California. Photograph: David Cannon/Getty Images

Annika Sorenstam has admitted she expects hostility from an American crowd towards Suzann Pettersen at next year’s Solheim Cup but Europe’s new captai(...)

Suzann Pettersen of the European team trying to explain to her captain Carin Koch the length of putt that she did not concede to Alison Lee on the 17th green. Photograph: David Cannon/Getty Images

Where do you find the balance between the extreme will to win and the etiquette that is such a central part of golf? At the Solheim Cup in September, (...)

Ryder Cup captains Davis Love and Darren Clarke pose with the trophy  at Hazeltine National Golf Club in Chaska, Minnesota. Photograph: Andrew Redington/Getty Images

Europe’s Ryder Cup captain Darren Clarke insists there will be no controversial gamesmanship at next year’s competition following the uproar at the wo(...)

Suzann Pettersen of the European Team reacts as she almost holes a bunker shot on the 13th hole in her match against Angela Stanford during the final day singles matches in the 2015 Solheim Cup. Photograph: David Cannon/Getty Images

Suzann Pettersen has apologised for her refusal to concede a short putt to US opponent Alison Lee during the Solheim Cup. The incident on Sunday morn(...)

Suzann Pettersen  explains to Europe captain Carin Koch the length of the putt that was not conceded to America’s Alison Lee on the 17th hole during the conclusion of the  fourball matches at The Solheim Cup at St Leon-Rot Golf Club in Germany. Photograph: Stuart Franklin/Getty Images

United States captain Juli Inkster had urged her players to “stomp on” Europe and they carried out the instructions to a tee, fighting back to win a c(...)