September 5, 2018 / 2:20 PM / 14 days ago

Profiles of players named on Europe Ryder Cup team

LONDON (Reuters) - Brief profiles of the 12 players confirmed on the Europe team for the Ryder Cup against the United States to be played in Paris from Sept 28-30.

Francesco Molinari (Italy)

Age: 35

World ranking: 6

Previous Ryder Cups: 2 (2010, 2012)

Record: 0-3-2 (wins, losses, halves)

Justin Rose (England)

Age: 38

World ranking: 4

Previous Ryder Cups: 4 (2008, 2012, 2014, 2016)

Record: 11-6-2 (wins, losses, halves)

Jon Rahm (Spain)

Age: 23

World ranking: 5

Previous Ryder Cups: First appearance

Rory McIlroy (Northern Ireland)

Age: 29

World ranking: 8

Previous Ryder Cups: 4 (2010, 2012, 2014, 2016)

Record: 9-6-4

Tommy Fleetwood (England)

Age: 27

World ranking: 12

Previous Ryder Cups: First appearance

Alex Noren (Sweden)

Age: 36

World ranking: 15

Previous Ryder Cups: First appearance

Tyrrell Hatton (England)

Age: 26

World ranking: 25

Previous Ryder Cups: First appearance

Thorbjorn Olesen (Denmark)

Age: 28

World ranking: 40

Previous Ryder Cups: First appearance

Ian Poulter (England)

Age: 42

World ranking: 33

Previous Ryder Cups: 5 (2004, 2008, 2010, 2012, 2014)

Record: 12-4-2

Sergio Garcia (Spain)

Age: 38

World ranking: 30

Previous Ryder Cups: 8 (1999, 2002, 2004, 2006, 2008, 2012, 2014, 2016)

Record: 18-20-7

Paul Casey (England)

Age: 41

World ranking: 16

Previous Ryder Cups: 3 (2004, 2006, 2008

Record: 3-2-4

Henrik Stenson (Sweden)

Age: 42

World ranking: 22

Previous Ryder Cups: 4 (2006, 2008, 2014, 2016)

Record: 5-4-2

Reporting by Martyn Herman; Editing by Ken Ferris

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