1990 Solheim Cup

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1990 Solheim Cup
Dates   November 16–18, 1990
Venue   Lake Nona Golf & Country Club
Location   Orlando, Florida, United States
Captains   Kathy Whitworth (USA)
Mickey Walker (Europe)
United States   11½    4½   Europe
United States wins the Solheim Cup

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The inaugural Solheim Cup competition took place in Orlando, Florida, USA at Lake Nona Golf & Country Club from November 16 to November 18, 1990. The United States team beat the European team 11½ points to 4½.

Teams[edit]

Format[edit]

A total of 16 points were available. Day 1 was four rounds of foursomes. Day 2 was six rounds of fourball matches. The final 8 points were decided in a round of singles matchplay. All eight golfers from each team played on each day.

Day one foursomes[edit]

Friday, November 16, 1990

Europe Results United States
Davies/Nicholas Europe 2 & 1 Bradley/Lopez
Wright/Neumann United States 6 & 5 Gerring/Mochrie
Reid/Alfredsson United States 6 & 5 Sheehan/Jones
Johnson/de Lorenzi United States 5 & 4 King/Daniel
1 Session 3
1 Overall 3

Day two fourball[edit]

Saturday, November 17, 1990

Europe Results United States
Davies/Nicholas United States 4 & 3 King/Daniel
Wright/Neumann Europe 4 & 2 Gerring/Mochrie
Johnson/de Lorenzi United States 2 & 1 Sheehan/Jones
Reid/Alfredsson United States 2 & 1 Bradley/Lopez
1 Session 3
2 Overall 6

Day three singles[edit]

Sunday, November 18, 1990

Europe Results United States
Trish Johnson United States 8 & 7 Pat Bradley
Liselotte Neumann United States 7 & 6 Beth Daniel
Alison Nicholas United States 6 & 4 Nancy Lopez
Helen Alfredsson United States 4 & 3 Cathy Gerring
Marie-Laure de Lorenzi United States 4 & 2 Dottie Mochrie
Laura Davies Europe 3 & 2 Rosie Jones
Dale Reid Europe 2 & 1 Patty Sheehan
Pam Wright halved Betsy King
Session
Overall 11½

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