Keeping Score

Keeping score

4

Number of former FedEx Cup champions in the field for the PGA Tour’s Mayakoba Golf Classic, which begins Thursday at El Camaleon Golf Club in Playa del Carmen, Mexico. Jordan Spieth (2015), Billy Hoschel (2014), Bill Haas (2011) and Jim Furyk (2010) will be competing on the Yucatan Peninsula (tee times).


6

Number of consecutive weeks that the LPGA will have played tournaments in Asia. The tour’s Asia Swing wraps up this week with the Blue Bay LPGA, which begins today at Jian Lake Blue Bay Golf Club on Hainan Island, China. The women have played in South Korea (twice), Taiwan and Japan and will be visiting China for the second time (tee times).


35

Number of finalists for the Champions Tour’s season-ending Charles Schwab Cup Championship, which begins Thursday at Phoenix (Ariz.) Country Club (tee times). After a 54-hole format for the past two years, the season finale will return to a 72-hole finish, which had been used to decide the season champion on the 50-and-older tour in 1994-2015. Bernhard Langer leads the season points standings.


7,831

Length, in yards, of the Gary Player Country Club course that will play host to the Nedbank Golf Challenge beginning Thursday in Sun City, South Africa. The course will be the longest this season on the European Tour (tee times).


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