European Ryder Cup Rankings

European Points List World Points List
PosPlayer NameCountryPoints PosPlayer NameCountryPoints
1Tyrrell HATTON1894366.19 1Tyrrell HATTON92.90
2Ross FISHER980895.91 2Justin ROSE53.79
3Paul DUNNE745336.54 3Jon RAHM49.09
4Matthew FITZPATRICK639072.83 4Paul DUNNE47.57
5Marc WARREN548746.81 5Matthew FITZPATRICK42.34
6Lucas BJERREGAARD462322.14 6Ross FISHER41.40
7Eddie PEPPERELL416553.59 7Lucas BJERREGAARD33.56
8Rory MCILROY384732.56 8Marc WARREN31.06
9Matt WALLACE364190.24 9Eddie PEPPERELL29.21
10Romain WATTEL356325.39 10Romain WATTEL26.50
11Graeme STORM285982.81 11Rory MCILROY24.01
12Victor DUBUISSON283005.40 12Oscar LENGDEN21.88
13Robert KARLSSON256734.56 13Lee SLATTERY21.74
14Grégory BOURDY255412.33 14Tapio PULKKANEN19.50
15David HORSEY251718.20 15Sergio GARCIA19.28
16Lee SLATTERY223172.50 16Graeme STORM19.00
17Nino BERTASIO211543.60 17Robert KARLSSON16.90
18Tommy FLEETWOOD203124.53 18Victor DUBUISSON15.87
19Florian FRITSCH199753.50 19Matt WALLACE15.72
20Mike LORENZO-VERA194332.72 20Julien GUERRIER14.96
21Robert ROCK194216.10 21Francesco MOLINARI14.04
22Mikko ILONEN186981.72 22Grégory BOURDY12.80
23Alexander LEVY168174.79 23Lee WESTWOOD12.28
24Nacho ELVIRA167612.05 24Nino BERTASIO12.03
25Francesco MOLINARI166982.17 25Birgir HAFTHORSSON12.00
26David LINGMERTH165965.00 26Victor PEREZ12.00
27Lee WESTWOOD163165.91 27Mike LORENZO-VERA11.80
28Shane LOWRY154592.36 28Steven BROWN11.56
29Richie RAMSAY151159.51 29David HORSEY11.40
30Ricardo GOUVEIA150485.57 30Mikko ILONEN11.20
31Joakim LAGERGREN147994.88 31Nacho ELVIRA11.19
32Stephen GALLACHER145162.08 32Ian POULTER11.00
33Nicolas COLSAERTS144028.55 33Florian FRITSCH10.91
34Grégory HAVRET143467.00 34David LINGMERTH10.86
35José-Filipe LIMA140467.50 35Tom LEWIS10.19
36David DRYSDALE135404.80 36José-Filipe LIMA9.74
37Chris HANSON129620.95 37Robert ROCK9.72
38Benjamin HEBERT125980.00 38Richie RAMSAY9.65
39Oliver FISHER125606.63 39Joël STALTER9.63
40Luke DONALD122261.83 40Marcus KINHULT9.57
41Joost LUITEN121783.08 41Chris HANSON9.02
42Alex NOREN121408.50 42Tommy FLEETWOOD8.81
43Joël STALTER110818.75 43Stephen GALLACHER8.77
44Tom LEWIS109499.50 44Pontus WIDEGREN8.40
45Miguel Ángel JIMÉNEZ107934.96 45Shane LOWRY8.40
46Maximilian KIEFFER104486.19 46Ricardo GOUVEIA8.30
47Alexander BJÖRK101532.30 47Joakim LAGERGREN8.24
48Alejandro CAÑIZARES98217.44 48Rafa CABRERA BELLO8.18
49Jamie DONALDSON88481.91 49Sebastian HEISELE8.08
50Sebastian HEISELE88100.00 50Oliver FARR7.89
51Daniel BROOKS87412.87 51James MORRISON7.44
52James MORRISON86792.36 52Oliver LINDELL7.40
53Ben EVANS86762.94 53Alex NOREN7.30
54Jorge CAMPILLO83126.30 54Nicolas COLSAERTS7.30
55Graeme MCDOWELL81522.21 55Alexander LEVY7.23
56Jon RAHM78836.19 56Alexander BJÖRK6.72
57Duncan STEWART78368.14 57Joost LUITEN6.54
58Marcel SIEM74326.39 58Jens DANTORP6.51
59Jordan SMITH67966.69 59Grant FORREST6.50
60Chris WOOD65938.50 60Oliver FISHER6.39
61Julien QUESNE64992.99 61Ben EVANS6.22
62Adrian OTAEGUI64708.87 62Matt FORD6.00
63Bernd WIESBERGER64182.37 63Andrea PAVAN6.00
64Martin KAYMER63245.31 64Guido MIGLIOZZI6.00
65Pontus WIDEGREN62105.00 65Grégory HAVRET5.52
66Thorbjørn OLESEN60059.56 66Duncan STEWART5.35
67Mikko KORHONEN58087.50 67Tom MURRAY5.20
68Ian POULTER56531.25 68Luke DONALD5.17
69Richard BLAND56513.92 69Miguel Ángel JIMÉNEZ5.04
70Aaron RAI55658.43 70Matteo MANASSERO5.04
71Bradley DREDGE52242.36 71Chris WOOD4.95
72Sergio GARCIA51996.23 72Benjamin HEBERT4.80
73Marcus ARMITAGE51152.00 73Alex CEJKA4.80
74Sebastian SODERBERG50520.00 74Maximilian KIEFFER4.69
75Ashley CHESTERS50023.88 75Jamie DONALDSON4.61
76Scott JAMIESON49302.50 76David DRYSDALE4.56
77Bernd RITTHAMMER48367.36 77Bernd WIESBERGER4.34
78Gary STAL47892.36 78Christofer BLOMSTRAND4.34
79Peter HANSON46942.36 79Jamie ELSON4.20
80Chris PAISLEY45985.91 80Charlie FORD4.03
81Carlos PIGEM44550.00 81Lauri RUUSKA4.00
82Eduardo DE LA RIVA43385.00 82Victor Gebhard ØSTERBY4.00
83Matteo MANASSERO42100.00 83Niklas Norgaard MØLLER4.00
84Anthony WALL42052.50 84Kalle SAMOOJA3.91
85Laurie CANTER41657.81 85Robin SCIOT-SIEGRIST3.90
86Damien PERRIER39600.00 86David BORDA3.74
87Niclas FASTH39562.36 87Marcel SIEM3.74
88Matthieu PAVON38153.19 88Jeff WINTHER3.70
89Pablo LARRAZÁBAL38002.50 89Sebastian SODERBERG3.65
90Johan CARLSSON36903.26 90Carlos PIGEM3.54
91Thomas DETRY36760.00 91Martin KAYMER3.53
92Oscar LENGDEN33100.00 92Alejandro CAÑIZARES3.47
93Clément BERARDO32480.00 93Joachim B. HANSEN3.36
94Lasse JENSEN31452.02 94Bernd RITTHAMMER3.30
95Enrico DI NITTO30306.37 95Marcus ARMITAGE3.27
96Rikard KARLBERG28512.00 96Clément BERARDO3.14
97Callum SHINKWIN28420.00 97Matthew SOUTHGATE3.12
98Padraig HARRINGTON25705.00 98Scott HENRY3.12
99Scott HENRY24760.00 99Callum SHINKWIN3.12
100Paul WARING24687.50 100Scott JAMIESON3.06
101Anders HANSEN23903.57 101Daniel BROOKS3.05
102Andrea PAVAN23769.70 102James MAW2.96
103Raphaël JACQUELIN23384.22 103Adrian OTAEGUI2.80
104Richard FINCH23280.00 104Aksel OLSEN2.80
105Pep ANGLES23225.00 105Jorge CAMPILLO2.72
106Mark FOSTER20493.75 106Marcel SCHNEIDER2.64
107Wil BESSELING20376.00 107Gavin MOYNIHAN2.60
108Stuart MANLEY19314.29 108Steve SURRY2.53
109Gavin MOYNIHAN17444.22 109Graeme MCDOWELL2.50
110Alexander KNAPPE17200.00 110Philipp MEJOW2.48
111David HOWELL16935.91 111Jordan SMITH2.46
112Andy SULLIVAN16875.00 112David DIXON2.42
113Jens FAHRBRING16275.00 113Robert DINWIDDIE2.42
114Jeff WINTHER16228.57 114Adrian MERONK2.40
115Johan EDFORS15878.00 115Mikko KORHONEN2.30
116Paul LAWRIE14600.00 116Chris PAISLEY2.27
117Russell KNOX14600.00 117Matteo DELPODIO2.25
118Garrick PORTEOUS14400.00 118Lorenzo GAGLI2.25
119Robert DINWIDDIE14014.29 119Max ORRIN2.25
120Magnus A CARLSSON14014.29 120Manuel TRAPPEL2.23
121Danny WILLETT13737.50 121Garrick PORTEOUS2.22
122Jamie RUTHERFORD13600.00 122Max KRAMER2.00
123Romain LANGASQUE12200.00 123Richard FINCH1.92
124Sébastien GROS11258.75 124Ross KELLETT1.92
125Jens DANTORP11000.00 125Pablo LARRAZÁBAL1.83
126Martin WIEGELE11000.00 126Moritz LAMPERT1.80
127Daan HUIZING10800.00 127Lukas NEMECZ1.80
128Michael JONZON9600.00 128Adrien SADDIER1.80
129Niclas JOHANSSON7400.00 129Julien QUESNE1.79
130Christian BRAEUNIG7400.00 130Rikard KARLBERG1.79
131Anton KARLSSON7028.57 131Mark FOSTER1.74
132James ALLAN6500.00 132Jens FAHRBRING1.74
133Steve WEBSTER5600.00 133Thorbjørn OLESEN1.70
134James HEATH5300.00 134Henrik STENSON1.69
135Charlie FORD5300.00 135Matthias SCHWAB1.68
136Thomas PIETERS5191.00 136Björn HELLGREN1.62
137Alvaro QUIROS5000.00 137Ryan EVANS1.56
138David DIXON4400.00 138Aaron RAI1.56
139Richard MCEVOY4200.00 139Peter TARVER-JONES1.56
140Paul MADDY3690.00 140Borja VIRTO1.56
141Roope KAKKO3612.50 141Chris LLOYD1.56
142Nathan KIMSEY2997.00 142Morten Ørum MADSEN1.56
143Joel SJÖHOLM2900.00 143Gary STAL1.56
144Steven TILEY2600.00 144Rhys ENOCH1.56
145Simon DYSON2600.00 145Peter HANSON1.56
146Simon KHAN2600.00 146Bradley DREDGE1.56
147Jurrian VAN DER VAART2100.00 147Richard MCEVOY1.56

THE 2016 RYDER CUP

Friday September 27-Sunday October 2, 2016

European Team Eligibility:

The European Team to compete in the 2016 Ryder Cup shall comprise of the following Members:-

(a) The leading four Members1 on The Ryder Cup European Points List (1) on Sunday 28th August 2016, (or as at the conclusion of the Made in Denmark Tournament, whichever is the latter).  In the event of a tie between Members (i.e. a number of Members having accumulated an equal number of points), placings will be decided by the Member1 with the higher ranking on the 2016 Race to Dubai Rankings on Sunday 28th August 2016, (or as at the conclusion of the Made in Denmark tournament, whichever is the latter);

(b) The leading five Members1, not otherwise qualified under paragraph (a) above, on The Ryder Cup World Points List (2) on Sunday 28th August 2016, (or as at the conclusion of the Made in Denmark tournament, whichever is the latter). In the event of a tie between Members (i.e. a number of Members having accumulated an equal number of points), placings will be decided by the Member1 with the higher ranking on the Official World Golf Ranking as published on Monday 22nd August 2016; and

(c) The Captain, Darren Clarke, will choose (at his own discretion) the remaining three Members1 in the week commencing Monday 29th August 2016.

(1) The Ryder Cup European Points List will comprise points (1 point = 1 Euro of Official Money) earned by a Member1 from all Race to Dubai Tournaments in which he Participates that are scheduled to conclude between Thursday 3rd September 2015 and Sunday 28th August 2016. (Money earned by a Member from the 2015 Race to Dubai Bonus Pool (unofficial) does not count towards this points list).

(2) The Ryder Cup World Points List will comprise Official World Golf Ranking Points won by a Member1 from all OWGR tournaments in which he Participates, (unless otherwise stated below) that are scheduled to conclude as follows: -

(i)  Between Thursday 3rd September 2015 and Sunday 7th August 2016.

(ii) On Sunday 21st August 2016.

(iii) ONLY from the Made in Denmark Tournament on Sunday 28th August 2016.

Official World Golf Ranking Points are allocated to all officially sanctioned tournaments (on any Federated Tour) by the Official World Golf Ranking and are allocated according to the Event Rating of the tournament.

Exception:  The 100th Open de France will be allocated points on the Ryder Cup World Points List, based on the OWGR points breakdown for a tournament whose winner earns 64 OWGR points, unless the strength of field dictates a higher points allocation. 

Definitions

1For the purposes of defining eligibility for selection for the 2016 European Ryder Cup team only, all references to Member(s) and Membership in the eligibility criteria referred to above shall mean only those European Members of the European Tour, whether Ranked Members, Affiliate Members, Honorary Life Members, Past Champions or other Members of distinction or Ranked European Members of the European Challenge Tour.

Notes

Note 1: Points won on The Ryder Cup World Points List and The Ryder Cup European Points List can only be earned by a Player whilst a Member1 of the European Tour (as defined in the preceding section).

Note 2: For points earned on either list to count within any one Official Season, a Ranked Member (including a Ranked Honorary Life Member) must fulfil his Membership obligations* (referred to in Regulation B1(c)) within that Official Season.

* In the Official Season in which The Ryder Cup is to be played, if any Ranked Member has not fulfilled these Membership obligations at the time when The European Ryder Cup team is selected, he must have committed to Participate in and there must remain sufficient Race to Dubai Tournaments in that Official Season for the Member to be able to do so.

Note 3:  A Non-Member taking up Membership1 of The European Tour for an Official Season that commences during the qualification period, (referred to in paragraph (1) above) can only earn points on either list from the date of the first Race to Dubai Tournament of that Official Season or the first Race to Dubai Tournament for which the Player is a Member1 of The European Tour, whichever is the latter.

All decisions and/or disputes relating to a Player’s eligibility for selection for a European Ryder Cup team including any issues relating to nationality, citizenship, domicile or residency of a Player will be determined by the European Tour’s Tournament Committee, subject to the ratification of any such decision by the board of directors of Ryder Cup Europe.

Format:

The tournament will be a Match Play Competition between two teams of 12 Players representing Europe and the United States.  On both the 1st and 2nd days there will be a series of 4 foursome matches and a series of 4 four-ball matches, and on the final day a series of 12 singles matches.

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