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73rd Annual Wyndham Championship

wyndham 73rd Annual Wyndham Championship

Tournament Facts:

Dates: Aug. 13-19, 2012
Tournament Director: Mark Brazil
Sedgefield Country Club
Par: 35-35—70
Yardage: 7,117 yards
Purse: $5.2 Million
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The Field:

The starting field of 156 players is determined by the PGA TOUR. The Wyndham Championship has eight sponsor exemptions. Two are restricted to current PGA TOUR professionals, and two are restricted to PGA TOUR’s Qualifying School and Nationwide category. The tournament can fill its four unrestricted exemptions with any golfer who has a scratch handicap.

Format:

Play will be contested over 72 holes of stroke play. The low 70 golfers and ties will make the 36-hole cut. Should there be a tie for the lead following the final round, a sudden-death playoff will occur.

Tickets:

Tickets for the Wyndham Championship are available at www.wyndhamchampionship.com, Piedmont Triad Harris Teeter locations and through the tournament office at (336) 379-1570. Additional tournament information is available at www.wyndhamchampionship.com.