Article

Thomas to play on European Tour at Ryder Cup course

15 mai 2018 13:19

New world number one Justin Thomas will play on the European Tour next month when he features in the Open de France at Le Golf National - the venue for the 2018 Ryder Cup.

The 25-year-old ended Dustin Johnson's 15-month stay at the top of the rankings when he finished a shot ahead of his rival at The Players Championship, tying for 11th after a six-under 66 in the final round.

And Thomas has now confirmed his participation in Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines, joining the fourth-ranked Jon Rahm and defending champion Tommy Fleetwood in a strong Open de France field.

"I'm very excited to have the opportunity to go and play in a European Tour event," Thomas said. "It is something I haven't done since my first start as a pro when I went to play the Dunhill Links.

"I'm not sure what to expect, having never played a Rolex Series event. I know they're fairly new to the European Tour, so it will be really fun to be a part of it.

"I'm sure the field is going to be tremendous, especially being a Ryder Cup venue. It will have a lot of talent."

Le Golf National will become just the second course in mainland Europe to host the Ryder Cup in September.

Actualités

25 mai 2018

 02:31
 02:25
 02:18
 01:56
 01:41
 01:29
 00:45
 00:40
 00:35
 00:35
 00:21
 00:16
 00:12

24 mai 2018

 23:34
 23:20
 23:10
 22:55
 22:39
 22:24
 22:10
 22:03
 21:47
 21:00
 20:59
 20:50
 20:40
 20:33
 20:20
 20:06
 19:48
 19:41
 19:18
 19:18
 18:56
 18:53
 18:51
 18:40
 18:31
 18:07
 18:05
 17:10
 16:17
 15:47
 15:39
 15:10
 14:17
 14:02
 13:57
 13:50
 13:24
 13:17
 13:15
 12:09
 11:47
 11:15
 11:14
 11:07
 10:44
 10:24
 10:00
 09:41
 09:29
 09:16
 09:00
 07:47
 07:27
 07:15
 06:08
 06:00
 05:46