The Northern Belief marks the start of the PGA Tour’s 2019 FedEx Cup playoffs, which means many of the largest names in golf are in motion this week.
The highest 125 gamers on the FedEx Cup factors listing are eligible to compete at Liberty Nationwide Golf Membership in Jersey Metropolis, New Jersey. That features Tiger Woods, who final performed on the British Open in July, lacking the reduce at 6-over par. Woods, ranked fifth on this planet, is 28th in factors (1,003) and enters the weekend coping with a stiff again.
New guidelines for the Tour Championship in 2019 make positioning ever essential, so the following two weeks are make-or-break for Woods and others attempting to climb the standings from the fringes. Gamers have to be within the high 70 in factors to qualify for subsequent week’s BMW Championship, and the sphere whittles to 30 for the ultimate weekend of the season in Atlanta.
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Brooks Koepka enters The Northern Belief as the highest points-earner in 2019 (2,887), adopted by Rory McIlroy (2,315), Matt Kuchar (2,313), Xander Schauffele (1,858) and Gary Woodland (1,795). The final 5 FedEx Cup playoff winners are also within the discipline, together with 2018 champion Justin Rose.
Hideki Matsuyama (No. 30) and Phil Mickelson (No. 34) be part of Woods vulnerable to lacking the Tour Championship with a poor displaying within the first leg of the playoffs. Jordan Spieth (No. 69) and Matthew Wolff (No. 70) are amongst these battling for a spot at Medinah Nation Membership subsequent weekend.
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