Solheim Cup 2021: Europe takes the lead over the USA after foursome
Celine Boutier and Georgia Hall fought their way back, two down from two, to pick up half a point for Europe
|Date: 4th-6th September Venue: Inverness Golf Club, Toledo, Ohio|
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Europe leads the United States 3½-½ after the inaugural four of the Solheim Cup on Saturday in Ohio.
Anna Nordqvist and Matilda Castren got the first point and finished one against Danielle Kang and Austin Ernst.
Celine Boutier and Georgia Hall cut in half with Ally Ewing and Meghan Khang, while Mel Reid and Leona Maguire beat Jessica and Nelly Korda by one hole.
Charley Hull and Emily Pedersen hit Lexi Thompson and Brittany Altomare.
After the opening four, Europe has led in 10 of the 17 matches between the teams.