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Old 08-07-2017, 05:21 PM   #1
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Jessica Korda Withdraws From Solheim Cup Team!!!

Jessica Korda has just announced that she has to withdraw from the 2017 Solheim Cup team.

TONY'S LPGA REPORT: Jessica Korda Withdraws from Solheim Cup Team!
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Old 08-07-2017, 05:57 PM   #2
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Very disappointing news
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Old 08-07-2017, 06:59 PM   #3
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I expected this might happen, after she withdrew from the British Open. Shows me she has a lot of class and regard for her Solheim teammates. I'm not sure whether this becomes another captain's pick or a ripple effect of adding Lizette Salas on Solheim Cup points, then adding Angel Yin via Rolex ranking, and then Juli picks a new captain's pick to replace Yin. I guess it amounts to the same thing!! Inkster also has a secret pick that she will use if one of the 12 players becomes ill or injured during the matches. I wonder if Juli would name Nelly Korda as Jessica's replacement.
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When Inkster made her 2 captains picks she also made a third alternate pick. This pick was not disclosed. That pick will replace Korda.
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Old 08-08-2017, 12:55 PM   #5
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One Korda should replace the other.

Not a fan,but massive respect to Jessica Korda for withdrawing.Some players would have gone,let their team down badly and then been a massive drama queen about it.

She'll have plenty more opportunities ;now she can cheer on her sister.

Unless Juli Inkster does something very stupid.

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Paula Creamer was named as the replacement.
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