‘I’m trying not to think about it at all’: Thorbjorn Olesen reunited with clubs ahead of Nordea Masters as he eyes late surge to earn automatic qualifying spot for Europe’s Ryder Cup team
- Thorbjorn Olesen lost two sets of clubs in transit from US PGA Championships
- However he was reunited with them in time for the Nordea Masters in Sweden
- Victory at the event would put him in automatic qualifying places for Ryder Cup
- Olesen is friends with Europe captain Thomas Bjorn but expects no favours
By PHIL CASEY
PUBLISHED: 11:51 EDT, 15 August 2018 | UPDATED: 11:52 EDT, 15 August 2018
Thorbjorn Olesen has been reunited with his missing clubs in time to try to boost his chances of a Ryder Cup debut in the Nordea Masters.
Olesen revealed on social media that five suitcases and two sets of clubs had been lost in transit in the space of 10 days as he travelled to the US PGA Championshipand then this week’s event in Sweden.
Thankfully for the in-form Dane, one of the sets has now been delivered to him in Gothenburg, where a second victory of the season would propel him into the automatic qualifying places for September’s Ryder Cup, with just two events remaining.
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