For people who are newer to the golf scene, THE PLAYERS is not actually a major, there are only four majors in golf, however, everything about the tournament replicates what a major golf tournament is. Only the U.S Open ($12M) has a bigger purse this year.
"I didn't know if I'd even be able to play on the PGA Tour consistently, or if I'd be relegated to hanging on the sidelines and watching from television, or maybe playing one tournament a quarter".
The 40-year-old finished tied for fifth last week at the Wells Fargo Championship.
The PGA Tour established PGA Tour Series-China in 2014 as its third worldwide developmental tour, following in the footsteps of PGA Tour Latinoamerica and the Mackenzie Tour - PGA Tour Canada.
"The first year I played here I nearly won it, and so I just kind of assumed that it would come easy to me", Spieth said.
Scott started the year ranked No. 31 in the world, but the combination of a sparse schedule and mediocre results have dropped him to No. 71 in the latest rankings. The player pool will never be more stacked than it is right now.
In the case of next week's event over the Stadium Course at TPC Sawgrass, that will be for Shinnecock Hills, venue for this season's second major in June, though, based on the evidence from 12 months ago at least, the Players Championship doesn't really play a big part in hinting what might lie ahead in that particular tournament.
He did not make a bogey - he made a six-over 10 on that single hole and exited.
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Day climbed to the head of the sport in September 2015 after 5 wins that yr, together with his first main on the US PGA.
He said: "I played the back nine today and it's absolutely flawless. So, you got to be - I mean whoever is winning is taking care of business, beating the best players at the time and conquering one of the toughest courses that we play".
McIlroy said he has gradually learned to adapt to the famed Pete Dye-designed layout. Thought and precision must be combined on almost every shot to have success at Sawgrass.
At the very worst you know what you'll get from Rose, and that's a run for your money and maximum effort.
Grube said in about five years, the tournament went from trying to survive to wondering how they got lucky with their spot on the schedule, set through 2024. The undulation on and around the greens, makes getting up and down extremely tricky from certain positions off the green. I'm making more cuts.
"I'm hitting the ball well enough, especially off the tee, that there's no reason not to be aggressive". They've been coming to TPC for 17 years.
McIlroy can also, of course, take solace from the fact he has already won this year, at the Arnold Palmer Invitational.
The list of defending champs to miss the cut the following year is even longer: Calvin Peete, Sandy Lyle, Mudd, Elkington, Nick Price, Ames, Henrik Stenson, K.J. Choi and Rickie Fowler.