Last field for the CJ CUP in South Carolina

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RIDGELAND, SC- With a field of 53 PGA TOUR winners in attendance, the 2022 South Carolina CJ CUP begins October 19-23 at Congaree Golf Club in Ridgeland, South Carolina.

The 78-man limited field event will feature 23 players from the top 30 of the 2021-22 FedExCup Playoffs & Eligibility Points List, including four FedExCup champions (Billy Horschel, Rory McIlroy, Jordan Spieth and Justin Thomas) and 15 players from the top 20 of the official golf world rankings.

McIlroy will defend the title he won last year at The Summit Club in Las Vegas for his 20th career PGA TOUR title and first in his season debut. The Northern Irishman went on to win twice more in the 2021/22 season, including the season-ending TOUR Championship where he clinched a record third FedExCup title.

Thomas won the inaugural CJ ​​CUP in 2017, when it started as Korea’s first official PGA TOUR event and repeated as champion in 2019, and secured both wins at Nine Bridges on Jeju Island before the tournament closed due to the challenges of COVID-19 was relocated to the United States. 19. This is the first time THE CJ CUP has been hosted in the US Southeast, having been held in Las Vegas, first at Shadow Creek Golf Course in 2020 and at The Summit Club last year.

Twenty players who recently attended the Presidents Cup at Quail Hollow will also serve on the Tom Fazio-designed course, including nine members of the winning US team (Sam Burns, Max Homa, Horschel, Kevin Kisner, Collin Morikawa, Scottie Scheffler ). , Spieth, Thomas and Cameron Young) and 10 members of the international team (Christiaan Bezuidenhout, Corey Conners, Cam Davis, Sungjae Im, Si Woo Kim, Tom Kim, KH Lee, Hideki Matsuyama, Sebastián Muñoz and Mito Pereira).

The field for the CJ CUP in South Carolina will also include 10 sponsor waivers, five players named by the Korea Professional Golfers’ Association (KPGA) and the top three available players of Korean nationality from the official world golf rankings as part of the CJ’s vision of the group, the development of professional golf in Korea. There will be no 36 hole cut.

  • Byeong Hun An #
  • Yongjun Bae *
  • Christiaan Bezuidenhout
  • Keegan Bradley
  • Sam Burns
  • Wyndham Clark
  • Corey Conners
  • Cam Davis
  • Jason Day +
  • Harris English +
  • Matt Fitzpatrick
  • Tommy Fleetwood
  • Rickie Fowler+
  • Luke Glover
  • Emiliano Grillo
  • Adam Hadwin
  • Brian Harman
  • Tyrell Hatton
  • Russell Henley
  • Lee Hodges
  • Tom Höge
  • Max Homa
  • Billy Horschel
  • Victor Howland
  • John Huh
  • Sunjae Im
  • Chanmin Jung +
  • Bio Kim *
  • SH Kim #
  • Si Woo Kim
  • tom kim
  • Yeongsu Kim *
  • Chris Kirk
  • Kevin Kisner
  • Kurt Kitayama
  • Matt Kuchar
  • KH Lee
  • Luke’s list
  • Shane Lowry
  • Hideki Matsuyama
  • Denny McCarthy
  • Rory McIlroy
  • Maverick McNealy
  • Troy Merritt
  • Keith Mitchell
  • Taylor Montgomery +
  • Taylor Moore
  • Collin Morikawa
  • Trey Mullinax
  • Sebastian Munoz
  • Alex Noren
  • Ryan Palmer+
  • Sangyun Park #
  • Mito Pereira
  • JT Poston
  • Seamu’s power
  • Andrew Putnam
  • Jon Rahm
  • Chez Reavie
  • Davis Riley
  • Scottie Scheffler
  • Yoseop SEO *
  • Sangun Shin *
  • Webb Simpson +
  • Alex Kleiney
  • JJ Spaun
  • Jordan Spieth
  • Scott Stallings
  • Brendan Steele
  • Sepp Straka
  • Justin Suh+
  • Sahith Teagala
  • JustinThomas
  • Brendon Todd+
  • Danny Willett+
  • Aaron Wise
  • Gary Woodland +
  • Cameron Young

+ Sponsor exemption

* KPG

# OWGR ranking

Daily Grounds tickets may be purchased at CJCUPSouthCarolina.com, with a maximum of two (2) children ages 15 and under being admitted free per ticketed adult.

To honor the men and women serving our country in the armed forces, THE CJ CUP in South Carolina is pleased to offer active duty, retirees, veterans and members of the National Guard up to four (4) complimentary tickets per day beginning October 19th. 23. Please note that military members need an active GovX account to verify military status and unlock the ticket offer. If military personnel do not have one linked to their military ID, they must visit GovX.com to create an account.

For more information on THE CJ CUP in South Carolina, visit CJCUPSouthCarolina.com.

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