Nelly Korda and Her Comrade Send Out a Warning to Their Rivals; Could These American Duo Ever Be More Most Sweet and Subtle

Published 09/05/2023, 10:30 AM EDT

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The Solheim Cup is a biennial golf tournament all set to begin from 22 Sept, 2023  to, 24 Sept, 2023. The cup is the ultimate goal for both the participating teams. It is a match-play event between Team USA and Team Europe.

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Both these teams have 12 players similar to that in the Ryder Cup. The selection process is also pretty much similar to the Ryder Cup with automatic qualifications and golfers being picked by the Captain. Both the teams fiercely compete for the trophy and bat for their patriotic dreams to come true. This exchange will give you an idea as to how fiercely the battle will be fought.

Nelly Korda’s Subtle Dig Ahead Of Solheim Cup

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Nelly Korda on Monday, posted two photographs on Instagram. Both of them being of her one true love — golf! In one picture, she can be seen putting. While in the other, she’s picking out a driver from her golf set while her caddy holds the umbrella over her head to protect her from rain.

In the first picture, she can be seen wearing a blue-colored dress along with white Nike shoes and a white visor. She’s on the putting green on a bright sunny day and she is holding her follow-through after making a putt.

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The second picture is a striking contrast to the first one. She captioned her pictures: “It’s a never-ending learning experience when it comes to golf. Lucky to be able to do what I love and continue to grow from it 🙌🏻  Next up: @thesolheimcup in 🇪🇸 and then 🇰🇷&🇲🇾.” 

 

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On the post one of her teammates, Lilia Vu commented: “Fire fit,” praising her outfit. Korda responded to this by saying: “just trying to keep up with you!” This exchange of comments between the two teammates has been perceived by many as a subtitle threat sent out to their rival team.

Team USA for Solheim Cup Showdown in Andalucia, Spain

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The Solheim Cup this year is taking place in Andalucia, Spain. Stacy Lewis, the American captain, completed the squad announcement on Monday, whereas Suzann Pettersen, the European captain, revealed her selections last week.

The 12 players playing for Team USA are Lilia Vu (Rookie), Nelly Korda (Experienced), Allisen Corpuz (Rookie), Megan Khang (Experienced), Jennifer Kupcho (Rookie), Danielle Kang (Experienced), Andrea Lee (Rookie), Lexi Thompson (Experienced), Rose Zhang (Rookie), Angel Yin (Experienced), Ally Ewing (Experienced) and Cheyenne Knight (Rookie).

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Now it remains to be seen who wins in this clash of titans. Who are you rooting for, Team USA or Team Europe?

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Roshni Yadav is a new golf writer at EssentiallySports. She is also a national level golfer, putting her golf expertise into her writing. Tiger Woods and Adam Scott happen to be her favorites to watch and learn from.
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