2019 Sanderson Farms Championship
This tournament, that started in 1968, is for the first time ever not an opposite field event on the PGA Tour. It's been played opposite The Masters, The British Open, The Ryder Cup, The President's Cup, The Tour Championship and what is now the WGC Mexico.
FedEX Cup Points: the full 500
A win DOES get you into the 2020 Masters
Purse: $6,600,000 an increase of 50% from last year's $4,400,000. Winner gets $1,180,000.
Course: Country Club of Jackson a par 72 of 7421 yards
Defending Champ: Cameron Champ (winning in his second start as a member of the PGA Tour)
In the field (at press time)
last week's winner and world #50 Joaquin Niemann
Byeong Hun An at #48 is the highest ranked player here
Sungjae Im is #54 and the only player from last year's Tour Championship in the field
17 year old Akshay Bhatia makes his pro debut
Despite being a full field event it looks to be a tour minimum 24 points to the winner.
just say NO.... to practice swings