Who is on the 2021 USA Olympic golf team?

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2021 USA Olympic golf team

Clue

The US were able to qualify with 8 players

Answer

Justin Thomas, Collin Morikawa, Xander Schauffele, Patrick Reed, Nelly Korda, Danielle Kang, Lexi Thompson and Jessica Korda

More about the 2021 US Olympic golf team

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

The US qualified the maximum of four players for both the men’s and women’s teams for Tokyo. In order to send the maximum four players, golfers had to rank in the top 15 of the Olympic Golf Ranking at the close of each qualification period.

Seven of these eight players will be first-time Olympians.

Bryson DeChambeau tested positive for Covid-19 and had to withdraw. He was replaced by Patrick Reed.

Only Justin Thomas has competed in the 2016 Rio Olympic Games.

Men’s 2021 USA Olympic golf team

  • Justin Thomas
  • Collin Morikawa
  • Xander Schauffele
  • Bryson DeChambeau (had to withdraw)
  • Patrick Reed

Women's 2021 USA Olympic golf team

  • Nelly Korda
  • Danielle Kang
  • Lexi Thompson
  • Jessica Korda

2021 Tokyo olympics golf teams