Brooks Koepka is heading to Italy with Group USA as Zach Johnson picked him as one of many six captain’s picks for the Ryder Cup September twenty ninth via October 1st. To have fun the event, he posted a graphic with a nod to Taylor Swift’s Eras Tour brand.
He posted varied pictures of himself within the iconic block design. Koepka isn’t the primary participant to cite Swift this yr, as her tour has taken over the world. Max Homa went to considered one of her L.A. exhibits, and even the PGA Tour social workforce had the blokes record their favourite Swift songs.
Koepka joined the development along with his picture, and it’s an epic nod to his Ryder Cup days.
“Eras: @RyderCupUSA #GOUSA.” Koepka captioned his publish.
The previous FSU golfer has a 6-5-1 Ryder Cup file and can mark his fourth look this yr. He was part of two profitable groups in 2016 and in 2021.
Koepka’s fiery angle made him an simple Ryder Cup choose. He has an intimidating presence and is aware of methods to play strategically. Regardless of leaving for LIV Golf, Koepka shined within the main championships this season.
As the one LIV Golfer to get a captain’s choose, his resume acquired him onto the workforce.
He completed runner-up to Jon Rahm on the Masters. The 33-year-old adopted that up along with his third PGA Championship win at Oak Hill in Rochester, NY. He turned the seventh male golfer since 1950 to win 5 majors earlier than the age of 34. On the U.S. Open, Koepka completed seventeenth, and on the Open, it was his worst end at sixty fourth.
The nine-time PGA Tour winner additionally has two LIV Golf titles to his title. He received the 2023 LIV Golf Orlando and the 2022 LIV Golf Invitational Jeddah.
Brooksy, as he’s generally referred, not too long ago admitted essentially the most nervous he has ever been was teeing it up throughout a Ryder Cup. That’s fairly a press release from somebody along with his resume. These nerves will probably be put to the check as he’ll try to assist Group USA to a win on European soil for the primary time in 30 years.
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