List of European Solheim Cup golfers

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This is a list of all the golfers who represented Europe in the Solheim Cup from the first staging in 1990 through to 2017.[1]

Players[edit]

Player Editions
Sweden Helen Alfredsson 1990, 1992, 1994, 1996, 1998, 2000, 2002, 2009
Netherlands Christel Boeljon 2011
Wales Becky Brewerton 2007, 2009
Spain Raquel Carriedo 2000, 2002
Spain Carlota Ciganda 2013, 2015, 2017
England Laura Davies 1990, 1992, 1994, 1996, 1998, 2000, 2002, 2003, 2005, 2007, 2009, 2011
France Marie-Laure de Lorenzi 1990, 1996, 1998
Belgium Florence Descampe 1992
England Kitrina Douglas 1992
Spain Tania Elosegui 2009
Germany Elisabeth Esterl 2003
England Jodi Ewart Shadoff 2013, 2017
England Lora Fairclough 1994
Germany Sandra Gal 2011, 2015
Sweden Sophie Gustafson 1998, 2000, 2002, 2003, 2005, 2007, 2009, 2011
England Lisa Hackney* 1996, 1998
England Georgia Hall 2017
Germany Bettina Hauert 2007
Sweden Caroline Hedwall 2011, 2013, 2015
Sweden Maria Hjorth 2002, 2005, 2007, 2009, 2011
England Charley Hull 2013, 2015, 2017
France Karine Icher 2002, 2013, 2015, 2017
England Trish Johnson 1990, 1992, 1994, 1996, 1998, 2000, 2005, 2007
Sweden Carin Koch 2000, 2002, 2003, 2005
France Ludivine Kreutz 2005
Italy Diana Luna 2009
Scotland Kathryn Marshall* 1996
Spain Paula Martí 2002
Germany Caroline Masson 2013, 2015, 2017
Scotland Catriona Matthew 1998, 2003, 2005, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2013, 2015, 2017
Scotland Mhairi McKay 2002, 2003
France Patricia Meunier-Lebouc 2000, 2003
Scotland Janice Moodie 2000, 2003, 2009
England Joanne Morley 1996
Spain Azahara Muñoz 2011, 2013, 2015
Sweden Liselotte Neumann 1990, 1992, 1994, 1996, 1998, 2000
England Alison Nicholas 1990, 1992, 1994, 1996, 1998, 2000
Sweden Catrin Nilsmark 1992, 1994, 1996, 1998, 2000
France Gwladys Nocera 2005, 2007, 2009, 2015
Sweden Anna Nordqvist 2009, 2011, 2013, 2015, 2017
England Florentyna Parker 2017
Denmark Emily Kristine Pedersen 2017
Norway Suzann Pettersen 2002, 2003, 2005, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2013, 2015, 2017+
Spain Beatriz Recari 2013
Scotland Dale Reid 1990, 1992, 1994, 1996
England Melissa Reid 2011, 2015, 2017
Sweden Madelene Sagström 2017
Spain Ana Belén Sánchez 2003
Italy Giulia Sergas 2013
Sweden Annika Sörenstam 1994, 1996, 1998, 2000, 2002, 2003, 2005, 2007
Sweden Charlotta Sörenstam 1998
England Karen Stupples 2005, 2011
Denmark Iben Tinning 2002, 2003, 2005, 2007
Sweden Linda Wessberg 2007
Scotland Pamela Wright 1990, 1992, 1994

+ Selected or qualified for the team but withdrew and was replaced.
* Lisa Hackney later became Lisa Hall. Kathryn Marshall later became Kathryn Imrie.

Playing record[edit]

Source: [2]

O = Overall, S = Singles matches, Fs = Foursome matches, Fb = Fourball matches
W = Matches won, L = Matches lost, H = Matches halved

Cty Player First
year
Last
year
Solheim
Cups
Matches Points Winning
percentage
O
W
O
L
O
H
S
W
S
L
S
H
Fs
W
Fs
L
Fs
H
Fb
W
Fb
L
Fb
H
SWESweden Helen Alfredsson 1990 2009 8 28 12 42.86% 11 15 2 4 4 0 3 8 0 4 3 2
NEDNetherlands Christel Boeljon 2011 2011 1 3 1 33.33% 1 2 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0
WALWales Becky Brewerton 2007 2009 2 7 3.5 50.00% 3 3 1 0 1 1 2 1 0 1 1 0
ESPSpain Raquel Carriedo 2000 2002 2 5 1.5 30.00% 1 3 1 0 2 0 0 1 0 1 0 1
ESPSpain Carlota Ciganda 2013 2017 3 11 6 54.55% 5 4 2 2 0 1 1 1 0 2 3 1
ENGEngland Laura Davies 1990 2011 12 46 25 54.35% 22 18 6 5 5 2 8 6 1 9 7 3
FRAFrance Marie-Laure de Lorenzi 1990 1998 3 11 3 27.27% 3 8 0 1 2 0 1 3 0 1 3 0
BELBelgium Florence Descampe 1992 1992 1 3 0.5 16.67% 0 2 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 1
ENGEngland Kitrina Douglas 1992 1992 1 1 0 0.00% 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
ESPSpain Tania Elosegui 2009 2009 1 3 1 33.33% 1 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0
DEUGermany Elisabeth Esterl 2003 2003 1 3 1.5 50.00% 1 1 1 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 0
ENGEngland Jodi Ewart Shadoff 2013 2017 2 7 3 42.86% 3 4 0 1 1 0 0 2 0 2 1 0
ENGEngland Lora Fairclough 1994 1994 1 3 2 66.67% 2 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 0
DEUGermany Sandra Gal 2011 2015 2 7 3 42.86% 2 3 2 0 2 0 2 0 0 0 1 2
SWESweden Sophie Gustafson 1998 2011 8 31 16 51.61% 13 12 6 3 4 1 7 1 4 3 7 1
ENGEngland Lisa Hackney 1996 1998 2 6 3 50.00% 3 3 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 2 1 0
ENGEngland Georgia Hall 2017 2017 1 5 2 40.00% 2 3 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 2 0
DEUGermany Bettina Hauert 2007 2007 1 2 0 0.00% 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
SWESweden Caroline Hedwall 2011 2015 3 13 8.5 65.38% 8 4 1 1 1 1 3 1 0 4 2 0
SWESweden Maria Hjorth 2002 2011 5 21 8.5 40.48% 6 10 5 0 4 1 4 3 1 2 3 3
ENGEngland Charley Hull 2013 2017 3 11 7.5 68.18% 7 3 1 2 1 0 2 0 1 3 2 0
FRAFrance Karine Icher 2002 2017 4 14 8 57.14% 7 5 2 1 1 2 3 2 0 3 2 0
ENGEngland Trish Johnson 1990 2007 8 25 8.5 34.00% 5 13 7 1 7 0 2 4 2 2 2 5
SWESweden Carin Koch 2000 2005 4 16 11.5 71.88% 10 3 3 2 1 1 5 0 2 3 2 0
FRAFrance Ludivine Kreutz 2005 2005 1 2 0 0.00% 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
ITAItaly Diana Luna 2009 2009 1 2 1.5 75.00% 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
SCOScotland Kathryn Marshall 1996 1996 1 3 1.5 50.00% 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0
ESPSpain Paula Martí 2002 2002 1 4 1 25.00% 1 3 0 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 1 0
DEUGermany Caroline Masson 2013 2017 3 11 4 36.36% 3 6 2 1 2 0 0 2 1 2 2 1
SCOScotland Catriona Matthew 1998 2017 9 37 22 59.46% 18 11 8 6 2 1 8 5 4 4 4 3
SCOScotland Mhairi McKay 2002 2003 2 5 2 40.00% 2 3 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 1 0
FRAFrance Patricia Meunier-Lebouc 2000 2003 2 4 2.5 62.50% 2 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1
SCOScotland Janice Moodie 2000 2009 3 11 8 72.73% 7 2 2 2 0 1 4 1 1 1 1 0
ENGEngland Joanne Morley 1996 1996 1 2 0 0.00% 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
ESPSpain Azahara Muñoz 2011 2015 3 11 4.5 40.91% 4 6 1 1 2 0 2 2 1 1 2 0
SWESweden Liselotte Neumann 1990 2000 6 21 8.5 40.48% 6 10 5 2 2 2 1 6 1 3 2 2
ENGEngland Alison Nicholas 1990 2000 6 18 8.5 47.22% 7 8 3 1 3 2 4 3 0 2 2 1
SWESweden Catrin Nilsmark 1992 2000 5 16 8.5 53.13% 8 7 1 2 3 0 3 1 1 3 3 0
FRAFrance Gwladys Nocera 2005 2015 4 12 7 58.33% 6 4 2 1 2 1 3 1 1 2 1 0
SWESweden Anna Nordqvist 2009 2017 6 20 12 60.00% 11 7 2 1 2 2 6 4 0 4 1 0
ENGEngland Florentyna Parker 2017 2017 1 2 0 0.00% 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
DNKDenmark Emily Kristine Pedersen 2017 2017 1 3 0 0.00% 0 3 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 0
NORNorway Suzann Pettersen 2002 2015 8 33 19 57.58% 16 11 6 1 4 3 7 5 2 8 2 1
ESPSpain Beatriz Recari 2013 2013 1 4 3 75.00% 3 1 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0
SCOScotland Dale Reid 1990 1996 4 11 4.5 40.91% 4 6 1 2 2 0 1 2 1 1 2 0
ENGEngland Melissa Reid 2011 2017 3 12 5 41.67% 4 6 2 1 2 0 2 2 1 1 2 1
SWESweden Madelene Sagström 2017 2017 1 3 1 33.33% 1 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
ESPSpain Ana Belén Sánchez 2003 2003 1 2 0 0.00% 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
ITAItaly Giulia Sergas 2013 2013 1 2 0.5 25.00% 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0
SWESweden Annika Sörenstam 1994 2007 8 37 24 64.86% 22 11 4 4 3 1 11 3 1 7 5 2
SWESweden Charlotta Sörenstam 1998 1998 1 4 1.5 37.50% 1 2 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 1
ENGEngland Karen Stupples 2005 2011 2 5 1 20.00% 1 4 0 1 1 0 0 2 0 0 1 0
DNKDenmark Iben Tinning 2002 2007 4 14 5.5 39.29% 4 7 3 2 2 0 0 3 1 2 2 2
SWESweden Linda Wessberg 2007 2007 1 2 1.5 75.00% 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
SCOScotland Pamela Wright 1990 1994 3 9 3 33.33% 2 5 2 1 1 1 0 2 1 1 2 0

Record European appearances[edit]

Up to and including the 2017 Solheim Cup.
Rank Name Appearances Last played Rookie year
1 England Laura Davies 12 2011 1990
2 Scotland Catriona Matthew 9 2017 1998
3 Sweden Helen Alfredsson 8 2009 1990
Sweden Sophie Gustafson 8 2011 1998
England Trish Johnson 8 2007 1990
Norway Suzann Pettersen 8 2015 2002
Sweden Annika Sörenstam 8 2007 1994
8 Sweden Liselotte Neumann 6 2000 1990
England Alison Nicholas 6 2000 1990
10 Sweden Maria Hjorth 5 2011 2002
Sweden Catrin Nilsmark 5 2000 1992
Sweden Anna Nordqvist 5 2017 2009

Laura Davies holds the record for most appearances in the Solheim Cup by either a European or an American.

Record European point winners[edit]

Up to and including the 2017 Solheim Cup.
Rank Name Record
(W–L–H)
Points Winning
percentage
1 England Laura Davies 22–18–6 25 54.35%
2 Sweden Annika Sörenstam 22–11–4 24 64.86%
3 Scotland Catriona Matthew 18–11–8 22 59.46%
4 Norway Suzann Pettersen 16–11–6 19 57.58%
5 Sweden Sophie Gustafson 13–12–6 16 51.61%
6 Sweden Helen Alfredsson 11–15–2 12 42.86%
Sweden Anna Nordqvist 11–7–2 12 60.00%
8 Sweden Carin Koch 10–3–3 11.5 71.88%
9 Sweden Caroline Hedwall 8–4–1 8.5 65.38%
Sweden Catrin Nilsmark 8–7–1 8.5 53.13%
England Alison Nicholas 7–8–3 8.5 47.22%
Sweden Maria Hjorth 6–10–5 8.5 40.48%
Sweden Liselotte Neumann 6–10–5 8.5 40.48%
England Trish Johnson 5–13–7 8.5 34.00%

Laura Davies holds the record for most points won in the Solheim Cup by either a European or an American.

European country records[edit]

Up to and including the 2017 Solheim Cup.
Country Appearances Events Players Most capped player(#)
 Sweden 55 15 12 Helen Alfredsson (8)
Sophie Gustafson (8)
Annika Sörenstam (8)
 England 43 15 13 Laura Davies (12)
 Scotland 22 15 6 Catriona Matthew (9)
 France 14 12 5 Karine Icher (4)
Gwladys Nocera (4)
 Spain 12 8 7 Carlota Ciganda (3)
Azahara Muñoz (3)
 Norway 8 8 1 Suzann Pettersen (8)
 Germany 7 6 4 Caroline Masson (3)
 Denmark 5 5 2 Iben Tinning (4)
 Italy 2 2 2 Diana Luna (1)
Giulia Sergas (1)
 Wales 2 2 1 Becky Brewerton (2)
 Belgium 1 1 1 Florence Descampe (1)
 Netherlands 1 1 1 Christel Boeljon (1)

There were eight players in 1990, 10 in 1992 and 1994 and 12 in the contests since then, giving a total of 172 total appearances.

Family relationships[edit]

Annika Sörenstam and Charlotta Sörenstam are sisters. They played together in the 1998 Solheim Cup.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Solheim Cup Participants 1990-2011". Retrieved October 28, 2013. 
  2. ^ "The Solheim Cup -- European Player Records". Retrieved October 28, 2013. 

External links[edit]