Who is on the 2021 Irish Olympic golf team?

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2021 Irish Olympic golf team

Clue

Two Open champions, a former number one in the World Amateur Golf Ranking and someone who played for the University of Alabama.

Answer

Rory McIlroy, Shane Lowry, Leona Maguire and Stephanie Meadow

Moe about the 2021 Irish Olympic golf team

The 2021 Olympic golf competitions will be held 29 July - 8 August at Kasumigaseki Country Club in Japan.

Major winners Rory McIlroy and Shane Lowry will represent Ireland at the Olympic Games in Tokyo.

Both Lowry and McIlroy pulled out of the 2016 Olympics in Rio, citing concerns over the Zika virus.

Leona Maguire and Stephanie Meadow also featured in the inaugural women’s golf tournament at the Rio Olympics five years ago.

Maguire is currently ranked 60th in the world and 26th in the Olympic rankings. Meadow is 38th in the Olympic ranking and 122nd on the world list.

Men’s 2021 Irish Olympic golf team

  • Rory McIlroy
  • Shane Lowry

Women's 2021 Irish Olympic golf team

  • Leona Maguire
  • Stephanie Meadow

2021 Tokyo olympics golf teams