The Memorial Preview
This week the PGA Tour is in Ohio for Jack’s tournament. The Memorial is played at the famous Muirfield Village Golf Club. Bryson DeChambeau is the defending champion as this year’s field is filled with star studded players. Tiger returns to action this year searching for his 82nd PGA Tour victory to tie Sam Sneads win record. In addition 7 of the top 10 players in the World Golf Rankings are playing this week including Justin Rose.
About the Course - Muirfield Village Golf Club was named after Muirfield, Scotland, where Jack Nicklaus won the first of his three Open Championship titles in 1966. Along with hosting the Memorial Tournament every year since its inception in 1976, Muirfield Village has also hosted several national championships and international team competitions, including the 1986 U.S. Junior Amateur, the 1987 Ryder Cup, the 1992 U.S. Amateur, the 1998 Solheim Cup and the 2013 Presidents Cup. Muirfield Village is the only venue to have hosted the Ryder Cup, the Solheim Cup and the Presidents Cup
Defending Champion - Bryson DeChambeau
Players To Watch - Justin Rose, Tiger Woods, Rickie Fowler, Justin Thomas, Matt Kuchar, Rory McIlroy
My Pick - Rory McIlroy
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