Why was Henrik Stenson stripped of the 2023 Ryder Cup captaincy?

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Henrik Stenson was stripped of the 2023 Ryder Cup captaincy

Clue

He announced a career change

Answer

Henrik Stenson was stripped of the 2023 Ryder Cup captaincy because he joined the LIV Golf Invitational Series.

More about Henrik Stenson being stripped of the 2023 Ryder Cup captaincy

2023 Ryder Cup: Date: 29 September to 1 October 2023. Location: the Marco Simone Golf & Country Club in Rome, Ital.

“Ryder Cup Europe today confirms that Henrik Stenson’s tenure as Captain of Team Europe for the 2023 Ryder Cup at Marco Simone Golf and Country Club in Rome, Italy from September 25 – October 1, 2023, has been brought to an end with immediate effect.” - Statement from Ryder Cup Europe on 20th July 2022.