Formby Golf Club to host 2016 Palmer Cup


Formby Golf Club in Liverpool, England, has been chosen to host the 2016 Palmer Cup, it was announced Wednesday.

The Palmer Cup is a Ryder Cup-style event between the top college players from the United States and Europe. The 2014 edition begins Thursday at Walton Heath and continues through Sunday.

The links course hosted the 2004 Curtis Cup, and also staged the 1957, 1967, 1984 and 2009 British Amateur Championships.