Position in the FedEx Cup standings and the Official World Golf Ranking for American Brooks Koepka, one of the headliners at this week’s WGC FedEx St. Jude Invitational. Koepka, a two-time winner this season, will be seeking his first WGC title. Play begins today at TPC Southwind in Memphis, Tenn. (tee times).
Number of 2019 LPGA major champions playing together in the first round of the Evian Championship. Hannah Green (Women’s PGA), Jin Young Ko (ANA Inspiration) and Jeongeun Lee6 (U.S. Women’s Open) will tee off at 8:36 a.m. local time at Evian Resort Golf Club in Evian-les-Bains, France. The Evian is the fourth major championship of the LPGA season and precedes next week’s fifth major, the Women’s British Open (tee times).
Number of players ranked among the top 100 in the Official World Golf Ranking who are entered in the PGA Tour’s Barracuda Championship, which begins today at Montreux Golf & Country Club in Reno, Nev. Argentina’s Emiliano Grillo (62), American Ryan Palmer (73), Italy’s Andrea Pavan (80) and Germany’s Martin Kaymer (89) are the highest-ranked players in the opposite-field event (tee times).
Number of consecutive winners of the Price Cutter Charity Championship who have gone on to win PGA Tour cards for the next season. Martin Trainer (2018), Ben Silverman (2017), Mackenzie Hughes (2016), Dawie van der Walt (2015), Cameron Percy (2014) and Andrew Svoboda (2013) used a victory in the developmental-tour event to graduate to the PGA Tour. Play begins today at Highland Springs Country Club in Springfield, Mo. (tee times).
Number of combined victories in the British Open and Senior British Open for American Tom Watson, in 55 combined starts. Watson, 69, a five-time Claret Jug winner, also won three Senior Opens. However, none occurred at Royal Lytham & St. Annes, site of the Senior Open that begins today (tee times).