JUST IN: Henrik Stenson named 2023 European Ryder Cup captain

Henrik Stenson will captain the 2023 European Ryder Cup team, Ryder Cup Europe announced on Tuesday.

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The 2016 Open champion boasts an impressive Ryder Cup record, helping Europe to victory over the United States in three of his five appearances as a player.

Stenson, who was the 2020 vice-captain, is the first Swede to be named European captain.

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Zach Johnson will captain the defending USA team.

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