Matthew the power
behind Europe’s glory
Forget winning the Women’s Open. Beating the Americans in their own back yard is even better.
Scotland’s Catriona Matthew reckons winning the Solheim Cup on American soil for the first time trumped her success at Royal Lytham and St Annes in 2009.
Matthew made history four years ago when she became the first Scot to win the Open and it was fitting the honour of writing another chapter in women’s golf rested on her shoulders as she secured the half Europe needed to win.
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