5th Major? Major Lazer? Set phasers to stun? Set Sawgrass for fun! Donald, McIlroy, Westwood, Fowler and ALLLLLLLL the big boys are coming to town.
This is Event 2/4 in Month 5, Event 2 in the 2nd Half of the Season, and Event 19 overall. Here’s a reminder of the prize structure;
- Season Grand Prize: VR_S Iron Set
- Season Second Prize: VR_S Driver
- Season Third Prize: VR_S Fairway Wood
- First and second half winners: VR_S Hybrid (Chris Wang just won the first half)
- FedEx Cup Monthly Winner: Method or Method Core Putter (your choice)
- Monthly winners and 2nd place FedEx Cup Winner: 12 20XI-X balls
For a refresher on the rules, hit the link — Contest Guidelines and leave your Fantasy Four below (don’t forget your ONE Nike Athlete).
Still recovering from his shoulder injury. 14th here in ’09 and 10th here in ’04. Missed last 2 cuts here.
69th here last year, 53rd last week and having a decent year.
19th here last year, coming off of a 15th place last week. Decent sleeper.
First time here. Made last 3 cuts since the Masters (12th last week, 36th and 24th the two weeks prior).
50th here last year, 3rd here in 2010. CUT at Wells Fargo with a pair of 60th place finishes before that.
Coming off of a win last week. 6th place before that and 19th at the Masters. 9th here in 2010.
33rd here last year. Last 4 starts have been 46th, CUT, 1st and 2nd.
CUT here last year and hasn’t finished better than 46th in last 10 events.
WD from last two Players Championships, CUT last week, 40th at Masters, 1st at Bay Hill.
Other Nike athletes in the field; none
recent finishes – 5th Wells Fargo, 1st Indonesian Masters, 3rd Masters, 21st Houston Open
DNP last year, 4th in 2010.
Recent finishes – 1st Zurich Classic, 24th Heritage, 24th Masters, 15th Bay Hill
6th here last year
Recent finishes – 2nd Wells Fargo, 40th Masters, 3rd Doral, 1st Honda
DNP last year, cut in ’10 and ’09.
Recent finishes – 5th Wells Fargo, 13th New Orleans, 1st Texas Open
So hot right now. Made last 4 cuts here, best finish is T22.
Also Hot – Rickie Fowler and Ian Poulter
Best finishes at this event – 4th in ’10, 5th in ’09, 6th in ’08, 45th in ’11
Sexy pick last year. Bubba, Rickie, Hunter all have wins this year. Crane’s turn? Coming off 21st at Wells Fargo.
Best finishes at this event – 12th in ’11, 10th in ’10
2 Top 25’s in last 3 starts.
Best finishes at this event – 4th in ’11, 2nd in ’05, 16th in ’07
Made last 5 cuts here and last 6 of 7. Averaging 22nd place in last 5 starts here.
Alan :: Hunter Mahan, Luke Donald, Steve Stricker and Francesco Molinari
Bob :: Rory McIlroy, Lee Westwood, Steve Stricker and Francesco Molinari
Damian :: Sergio Garcia, Lee Westwood, Ian Poulter and Francesco Molinari
I ALMOST took Ben Crane and Luke Donald. This field is too good and I’m going with some wildcards.
Other big names in the field;
- Hunter Mahan
- Keegan Bradley
- Phil Mickelson
- Steve Stricker
- Martin Kaymer
- Webb Simpson
- Justin Rose
- Adam Scott
- Jason Day
- Ian Poulter
- Alvaro Quiros
Leave your Fantasy Four in a comment below.
Remember, you have to pick at least ONE Nike Golfer and have your picks in by WEDNESDAY at Midnight (PST).
It is also your responsibility to sub your player if they WD before the deadline
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