Charley Hull focus of attention in US media ahead of Solheim Cup

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Teenage golfing sensation Charley Hull is enjoying plenty of media attention in the days leading up to this year’s Solheim Cup.

The Burton Latimer youngster has been picked as a member of the European team, and aged just 17 she has become the youngest person to be selected in the cup’s history.

Charley Hull

Charley Hull

American television station CNN has filmed a short profile of Charley in which she talks about her career so far.

You can also watch Charley’s reaction the selection, and her aims in the tournament, in our video above.

The youngster was picked for the match against America at Colorado Golf Club by team captain Liselotte Neumann, who described Charley’s play as ‘fearless’.

The tournament runs from Friday, August 16, to Sunday, August 18.

To read our full interview with Charley see the Telegraph, out on Thursday, August 15.

For more on the Solheim Cup, including features on Charley, check out these two fantastic webmags here and here.