It has been announced that the 2019 Solheim Cup at Gleneagles will be held between 13 and 15 September.
The biennial women’s match-play event between Europe and the United States was last held in Scotland in 2000.
“This date will allow the 2019 Solheim Cup to be the highest profile golf event taking place in Europe and the US,” said Paul Bush, director of events at Visit Scotland. “It will also be the highest profile event taking place from a global sports perspective.”
Scotland was among 10 countries to submit expressions of interest in the 2019 event and was chosen ahead of Bro Hof Slott in Sweden in the final vote.