Presidents Cup: Meet Ernie Els' International team

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Presidents Cup: Meet Ernie Els' International team

2019 Presidents Cup

Presidents Cup: Meet Ernie Els' International team

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We’re one step closer to the 13th edition of the Presidents Cup, held this year at Royal Melbourne in Australia, Dec. 9-15.

A Presidents Cup veteran, tied for most International squad appearances with eight and leading the way with 21 points, captain Ernie Els made his four captain’s picks on Wednesday night, adding Sungjae Im (South Korea), Joaquin Niemann (Chile), Adam Hadwin (Canada) and Jason Day (Australia) to his roster of eight automatic qualifiers.

The International roster is comprised of a mix of veterans of rookies, with nine countries represented. Four of the 12 team members are natives of Australia.

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Marc Leishman

Represents: Australia
Age: 35
PGA Tour wins: 4
Presidents Cup appearances: 3 (2013, 2015, 2017)
Presidents Cup record: 3-7-3

Marc Leishman during the Zozo Championship at Accordia Golf Narashino Country Club in Inzai, Chiba, Japan. (Photo: Chung Sung-Jun/Getty Images)

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