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Steve Stricker named 2020 U.S. Ryder Cup Captain

Congratulations to American Family Insurance Championship player/host Steve Stricker

PGA of America President Suzy Whaley today announced that Steve Stricker will serve as the United States Ryder Cup Team Captain for the 43rd Ryder Cup, which will be played September 22-27, 2020 at Whistling Straits in Kohler, Wisconsin.

Steve Stricker became the 29th man to be named as captain of the U.S. Ryder Cup team and will look to lead the U.S. to a win in his home state of Wisconsin.

Steve is the player/host of the PGA TOUR Champions American Family Insurance Championship.

Read more and watch videos about Steve's accomplishments, today's announcement and the Ryder Cup from the PGA America Ryder Cup 2020 website.

About the Ryder Cup

The Ryder Cup has become one of the world’s greatest sporting events. Every two years, 24 of the best players from Europe and the United States go head-to-head in match play competition. Drama, tension, incredible golf, camaraderie and sportsmanship are served in equal measure, captivating an audience of millions around the world. It’s an event that transcends sport, yet remains true to the spirit of its founder, Samuel Ryder.