Thomas Pieters believes his performance in Europe's beaten Ryder Cup team sets him up for a shot at major championships.
Thomas Pieters, who needs to win this week's Czech Masters and the Made In Denmark event next week to have any hope of making Europe's Ryder Cup team, got off to a good start in the first round on Thursday.
LONDON, Aug 29 (Reuters) - Twice major winner Martin Kaymer has urged European captain Darren Clarke to pick Belgian Thomas Pieters on Tuesday as one of his three wildcard choices for next month's Ryder Cup at Hazeltine, Minnesota.
Belgian rookie Thomas Pieters and experienced duo Lee Westwood and Martin Kaymer were named by European Ryder Cup captain Darren Clarke as his wildcard picks on Tuesday to complete his team.
Defending champion Thomas Pieters, a captain's pick in Europe's Ryder Cup team, has pulled out of the KLM Open after an adverse reaction to an insect bite