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Bernd Wiesberger, Lee Westwood earn final automatic spots on Euro Ryder Cup team

It’s not over ‘til it’s over. Well, it’s finally over in terms of who automatically qualified for the European Ryder Cup team, and it took the full 72 holes of the BMW PGA Championship to settle matters.

These are the nine players who qualified for European captain Padraig Harrington’s squad, via the European points list (based on Race to Dubai points earned in European Tour co-sanctioned events) and the World points list (based on the Official World Golf Ranking).

European Points List

  • Jon Rahm
  • Tommy Fleetwood
  • Tyrrell Hatton
  • Bernd Wiesberger

World Points List

  • Rory McIlroy
  • Viktor Hovland
  • Paul Casey
  • Matthew Fitzpatrick
  • Lee Westwood

Notable players on the outside include Shane Lowry, Justin Rose, Sergio Garcia and Ian Poulter.