17 at TPC Sawgrass

The 2020 Gamers Champion was canceled after one round due to the coronavirus pandemic.

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As pro golf players head to Florida and the calendar turns to March, we are turning up on the PGA Trip’s best competition, The Players Champion.

The occasion has actually been objected to each year because 1974 and consistently has among the greatest fields in golf. Winning at TPC Sawgrass can redefine a gamer’s profession, and it’s definitely a crown gem on some resumes.

In 2015, the occasion was canceled after one round due to the coronavirus pandemic. Without any main winner in 2020, Rory McIlroy stays the protecting champ heading into the 2021 edition.

The Players is in some cases described as the “5th significant” since of its strong field and raised status compared to other Trip occasions. Whether the tourney in fact is the “5th significant” name is a hot subject of dispute, however there is no disputing the quality of the field that tees it up in Ponte Vedra each spring.

There are a variety of methods to get approved for the Players, with all requirements crafted in such a way to ensure the greatest possible field. Below is a list of methods an expert golf enthusiast can get approved for the Players.

— Leading 125 in the unique FedEx Cup points list, beginning in the 2019-20 season
— Leading 50 in the Authorities World Golf Ranking
— Significant winners in the previous 5 years
— Winners of PGA Trip occasions through the last week prior to The Gamers
— If needed to finish the field of 144, golf players outside the Leading 10 in FedExCup points in 2020-21 just on March 1 will acquire entry in order of position

Here's how to qualify for the Players

Golf.com Editor

Breeze Melton is an assistant editor for GOLF.com where he invests his days blogging, producing and modifying. Prior to signing up with the group at GOLF.com, he went to the University of Texas followed by stops with Group U.S.A., the Green Bay Packers and the PGA Trip. He helps on all things guideline and is the personnel’s self-appointed advancement trip “professional.”


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