The 2020/21 PGA Tour season will come to an finish this weekend because the profitable FedExCup will get determined on the Tour Championship.
Patrick Cantlay beat Bryson DeChambeau on the BMW Championship final weekend because the 2021 FedExCup Playoffs continued to carry golf followers enormous drama.
Cantlay edged out DeChambeau with a birdie on their sixth additional gap of their playoff at Caves Valley Golf Membership in Baltimore.
The 29-year-old American will now enter this week’s Tour Championship in first place within the FedExCup.
The ultimate spherical of the play-offs will happen on the East Lake Golf Membership in Atlanta with a grand prize of $15million on the road for the winner.
The likes of Jon Rahm, Justin Thomas, Dustin Johnson, Rory McIlroy and Jordan Spieth will likely be among the many stellar 30-man area seeking to catch Cantlay.
TOUR Championship: Date and begin time
The TOUR Championship will likely be held on the East Lake Golf Membership in Atlanta, Georgia.
The event will run from Thursday, September 2 till Sunday, September 5. Play is because of begin at 5pm on every day.
East Lake will play to a par 72 this 12 months and will likely be 7,346 yards in size.
Dustin Johnson claimed glory at East Lake final 12 months whereas Rory McIlroy gained in 2019.
TOUR Championship: Methods to observe
talkSPORT 2 can have reside commentary of the TOUR Championship at East Lake all through the week.
Our protection will start at 7:30pm on every day of the event.
In the meantime, TV protection will begin on Sky Sports activities Golf at 5:30pm on Thursday and Friday.
Sky Sports activities Primary Occasion will then have the weekend’s motion from 5pm on each days.
TOUR Championship: Confirmed area and ‘beginning strokes’
The sphere will likely be made up of simply 30 gamers – the best ranked within the FedExCup standings following final weekend’s BMW Championship.
The gamers have every secured a ‘beginning stroke’ rating primarily based on their place within the standings with final weekend’s winner Cantlay beginning off with a 10 below par benefit.
Cantlay will tee it up with a two stroke lead over nearest rival Tony Finau earlier than a shot is hit.
The strokes then lower by the sphere with Daniel Berger, Erik van Rooyen, Sergio Garcia, Billy Horschel and Patrick Reed (if match) beginning at degree par.
- 10 below – Patrick Cantlay
- eight below – Tony Finau
- 7 below – Bryson DeChambeau
- 6 below – Jon Rahm
- 5 below – Cameron Smith
- Four below – Justin Thomas, Harris English, Abraham Ancer, Jordan Spieth, Sam Burns
- Three below – Collin Morikawa, Sungjae Im, Viktor Hovland, Louis Oosthuizen, Dustin Johnson
- 2 below – Rory McIlroy, Xander Schauffele, Jason Kokrak, Kevin Na, Brooks Koepka
- 1 below – Corey Conners, Hideki Matsuyama, Stewart Cink, Joaquin Niemann, Scottie Scheffler
- Even par – Daniel Berger, Erik van Rooyen, Sergio Garcia, Billy Horschel, Patrick Reed
2021 Fedex Cup Season Standings
Patrick Cantlay: 4,302
Tony Finau: 3,564
Bryson DeChambeau: 3,189
Jon Rahm: 3,063
Cameron Smith: 2,821
Justin Thomas: 2,371
Harris English: 2,248
Abraham Ancer: 2,241
Jordan Spieth: 2,232
Sam Burns: 2,214