The American Professional Golf (PGA) Tour has announced a new Fall Series schedule.
The US Professional Golf (PGA) Tour, which announced a return to the one-year schedule starting in January and ending in November from the 2024 season, confirmed the schedule for the fall series from September to November this year on the 13th (Korean time). announced.
The Fall Series will consist of 10 competitions, including 7 official competitions and 3 unofficial event competitions. The winner of the official tournament will receive benefits such as two years of PGA Tour participation, 500 FedEx Cup points, the Sentry Tournament of Champions and Players Championship, which will be held as the season opener, and the right to participate in major championships that invited past PGA Tour winners.
The first tournament of the fall series will kick off with the Fortinet Championships, which will be held in Napa, California, USA from September 14th. Then, the Sanderson Farms Championship, Shriners Children’s Open, Zojo Championship (October), Worldwide Technology Championship, Bermuda Championship, and RSM Classic (November) will be held. Then, in December, three unofficial event matches will be held: the Hero World Challenge, Thornton Invitational and PNC Championship.
The CJ Cup, which had been held in October until last year, was excluded from the fall series schedule and is likely to be held on a new date from next year.
A CJ official said, “Since the 2022-2023 season event was already held in October of last year, there is no need to hold the event this fall.” In the US, it was predicted that the possibility of the CJ Cup being held in May ahead of the PGA Championship, a major tournament, is strong.
The Houston Open, which was held토스카지노 in October along with the CJ Cup, was also omitted from the fall series.
The PGA Tour only said, “The Houston Open is planned to be held in the spring of 2024.”
Along with the announcement of the fall series schedule, additional rules for participating in playoffs and special competitions were also announced.
Up to 70th place in the FedEx Cup rankings in the 2022-2023 season will go to the playoffs, and up to 50th place as of the end of the first round of the playoffs will qualify for the 2024 season PGA Tour special competition.
The PGA Tour Special Tournaments are eight tournaments held with a total prize pool of over $20 million.
Through the fall series, the top 10 players who were not eligible to participate in the special competitions will be eligible to participate in the Sentry Tournament of Champions, which will be held in January next year, and the first two special competitions to be held thereafter.
Qualification for the 2024 season is determined in two ways. The final 125 players will receive the right to participate in the FedEx Cup rankings, including the 70th place in the FedEx Cup in the 2022-2023 season and the fall series.
Along with this, in addition to the final rankings of the FedEx Cup Fall Series, the top 10 DP World Tour Race to Dubai, the top 30 Korn Ferry Tour points, and the top 5 players through the 2023 PGA Tour Qualifying School will also be given the right to participate in 2024.