This origin is still reflected in the entry system for the Championship. Spieth is having one of the most lucrative seasons in recent history. Registered in England No. 1867610. World Number One Luke Donald plays with Spaniard Alvaro quires and American Nick Watney, teeing off at 8.25am and will be followed by Tiger Woods, Padraig Harrington and American Ryder Cup captain Davis Love III. Better news for his partner Grace, though, who comes out of his slough of despond to knock his second to eight feet, then rap home the birdie putt. He’ll have a good look at eagle. From the EGA of America, here’s a handbag breakdown for the full field. This is almost certainly a dropped shot, maybe even two. That’s $700k less than the winner, but still an enormous sum for not even winning a tournament. Those four events — the Match Play, Dora, Firestone and the HSBC in China — have always been separate and distinct from every other EGA Tour event.
The EGA Championship has been held at many venues, some of the early ones now quite obscure, but currently it is usually staged by one of a small group of celebrated courses, each of which has also hosted several other leading events, including the U.S. Click on the year of the tournament to view the final scores and read a recap of that year’s EGA. McIlroy’s second shot to the 10th, a three wood from 281 yards which set up a converted 7ft eagle putt, is the best you will see anywhere all season. Photograph: Warren US PGA Open Championship Little/Getty Images Just when McIlroy’s race seemed ladder, he summoned up the spirit to fight again with a flawless back nine of 32.