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The final field of 32 players who will represent the eight countries in the UL International Crown to be held July 19-24 at Merit Club in Gurnee, Ill. were announced at the conclusion of the KPMG Women’s PGA Championship in Sammamish, WA.

After a dramatic finish of the 2016 KPMG Women’s PGA Championship, Team Australia passed Team Chinese Taipei as the number four seed on the final day of qualifying and Team Korea’s Amy Yang and Team Thailand’s Porani Chutichai were able to secure the final spot on their respective rosters. The final country seeds and team rosters are as follows.

The final country seeds and team rosters are as follows:
POOL "A" POOL "B"
#1 REPUBLIC OF KOREA #2 UNITED STATES
  Sei Young Kim   Lexi Thompson
  In Gee Chun   Stacy Lewis
  Amy Yang   Gerina Piller
  So Yeon Ryu   Cristie Kerr
#4 AUSTRALIA #3 JAPAN
  Minjee Lee   Haru Nomura
  Su Oh   Mika Miyazato
  Karrie Webb   Ayaka Watanabe
  Rebecca Artis   Ai Suzuki
#5 CHINESE TAIPEI #6 THAILAND
  Teresa Lu   Ariya Jutanugarn
  Candie Kung   Pornanong Phatlum
  Yani Tseng   Moriya Jutanugarn
  Ssu-Chia Cheng   Porani Chutichai
#8 CHINA #7 ENGLAND
  Shanshan Feng   Charley Hull
  Xi Yu Lin   Holly Clyburn
  Jing Yan   Melissa Reid
  Simin Feng   Jodi Ewart Shaddoff

The eight qualified countries were seeded #1 through #8 and divided into two pools based on the cumulative team score of the four players’ Rolex World Ranking. Each country will play two, four-ball matches between each of the other three countries in their pool (Thursday - Saturday). The top two point-earning countries from each pool and one wild card country will advance to play in Sunday’s single matches. Two points will be awarded per match (two for a win and one for a halve). The total cumulative points from Thursday - Sunday will determine the champion.

POOL "A" POOL "B"
THURSDAY THURSDAY
#1 Republic of Korea vs. #8 China #2 United States vs. #7 England
#4 Australia vs. #5 Chinese Taipei #3 Japan vs. #6 Thailand
FRIDAY FRIDAY
#1 Republic of Korea vs. #5 Chinese Taipei #2 United States vs. #6 Thailand
#4 Australia vs. #8 China #3 Japan vs. #7 England
SATURDAY SATURDAY
#1 Republic of Korea vs. #4 Australia #2 United States vs. #3 Japan
#5 Chinese Taipei vs. #8 China #6 Thailand vs. #7 England


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July 21 - July 24, 2016
Gurnee, IL
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