Olazábal completes European Ryder Cup Team with wildcard picks

European Ryder Cup team
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European Ryder Cup Captain José María Olazábal poses with the Ryder Cup shortly after making his wildcard picks.

Series: Golf Buzz

Published: Monday, August 27, 2012 | 10:18 a.m.


Monday morning made for big news on the other side of the pond, as European Ryder Cup Captain José María Olazábal announced from Gleneagles, Scotland, that Nicolas Colsaerts and Ian Poulter would fill out his 12-man roster as wildcard picks for the 39th Ryder Cup at Medinah Country Club, Sept. 28-30.
Here's a look at the 12 members of the European Team:
- Rory McIlroy
- Justin Rose
- Graeme McDowell
- Paul Lawrie
- Francesco Molinari
- Luke Donald
- Lee Westwood
- Sergio Garcia
- Peter Hanson
- Martin Kaymer
- Ian Poulter
- Nicolas Colsaerts
U.S. Ryder Cup Captain Davis Love III will round out his team with four captain's picks on Sept. 4.
To read more about Olazábal's picks, click here.
To see profiles of all the Team Europe members, click here.