With Europe and the USA set to lock horns in Iowa over three action-packed days, let’s remind ourselves of why the tournament is the greatest spectacle in the women’s game.

In the gallery below, NCG’s James Broadhurst narrows down the greatest Solheim Cup moments, but there’s no Gimmegate here – just the highlights you might not remember to help the whet the appetite ahead of the weekend’s action from Des Moines…

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