Here are the Official qualifying criteria for the 2020 U.S. Ryder Cup team, as announced by Captain Steve Stricker at his introductory news conference.
The 43rd Ryder Cup Matches will be held in the United States from September 25 to 27, 2020, on the Straits course at Whistling Straits, Haven, Wisconsin. Team Europe is the reigning cup holder after its 17½–10½ victory over Team USA in 2018 at Le Golf National.
HOW PLAYERS WILL QUALIFY FOR THE 2020 US RYDER CUP TEAM
The 2020 Ryder Cup will take place on the Straits Course at Whistling Straits in Kohler, Wisconsin and be played September 22-27, 2020. The course has previously hosted three PGA Championships (2004 won by Vijay Singh, 2010 won by Martin Kaymer and 2015 won by Jason Day).
All U.S. players will have the opportunity to earn points beginning in 2019 and concluding immediately after the second FedEx Cup Play-Off event (BMW Championship) on August 23, 2020:
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USA Captain Steve Stricker: 2020 Ryder Cup Without Fans Would 'Be a Yawner'
Steve Stricker, captain of the 2020 United States Ryder Cup team, believes the event would be significantly better if fans were allowed to attend.
On the Golf Affect Radio Show (h/t ESPN's Bob Harig), Stricker said: "Personally, I would hate for that to happen. I mean, this event is made by the fans. To me, if it was without fans, it would almost be a yawner of an event. The passion, I don't know if it would be there."
This year's Ryder Cup is scheduled for Sept. 25-27 at Whistling Straits Golf Course in Wisconsin.
It remains unclear if the event will take place, but some players have spoken about their desire to postpone it if fans aren't allowed to attend.