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Sport Photos: WGC-Workday Championship at The Concession Golf Club

04:33  26 february  2021
04:33  26 february  2021 Source:   golfweek.com

Workday assumes title sponsorship of relocated WGC Mexico Championship

  Workday assumes title sponsorship of relocated WGC Mexico Championship The WGC Mexico Championship has found a new sponsor to assume its title during its one-year hiatus in Florida. The tournament, which is relocating to Florida due to the global pandemic, will be known as the World Golf Championships-Workday Championship at The Concession, to…Workday, Inc., has been a  partner of the PGA Tour since 2017, and the leader in enterprise cloud applications for finance and human resources stepped in last year to host the Workday Charity Open when the John Deere Classic was canceled. It also previously signed a 10-year agreement in December to become the new presenting sponsor of the Memorial Tournament in Dublin, Ohio starting in 2022.

25-28 at The Concession Golf Club in the Bradenton-Sarasota area in Southwest Florida. Workday , Inc., a leader in enterprise cloud applications for finance and human resources, will become the title sponsor for the newly-named World Golf Championships - Workday Championship at The Concession , to be held at The Concession Golf Club in Bradenton, Florida, the week of February 22-28, 2021.

The Concession Golf Club and Workday step in to fill a one-year WGC hosting void. (Brian Spurlock-USA TODAY Sports). Here's a look at what's happening in professional golf this week, including the WGC - Workday Championship , and how you can watch it.

A field of the world’s best has traveled to South Florida this week for the first World Golf Championships event of the season.

WGC-Workday Championship © File photo WGC-Workday Championship

The Concession Golf Club in Bradenton, Florida, plays host to a loaded field of 72 players this week for the WGC-Workday Championship. Normally held in Mexico and named the WGC-Mexico Championship, this year’s event has a new title and location due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Concession, designed by Jack Nicklaus and Tony Jacklin, was aptly named for Nicklaus’ famous concession of the final putt that Jacklin faced in their singles match in the 1969 Ryder Cup.

WGC-Workday Championship field by the rankings

  WGC-Workday Championship field by the rankings As the PGA Tour heads east to begin its Florida Swing this week at The Concession Golf Club in Bradenton, Florida, a top-level field is turning up. Only two of the top 20 players in the Golfweek/Sagarin Pro Rankings are absent this week: Russell Henley at No. 19…The entire WGC-Workday Championship field is broken down below according to the Golfweek/Sagarins and the OWGR.

Tournaments Puerto Rico Open WGC - Workday Championship The Genesis Invitational AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am Waste Management Phoenix Open Farmers Insurance Open The American Express Sony Open in Hawaii Sentry Tournament of Champions Hero World Challenge Mayakoba Golf Classic The Match: Champions for Change The RSM Classic 2020 Masters Tournament Vivint Houston Open Bermuda Championship WGC-HSBC CHAMPIONS The ZOZO CHAMPIONSHIP The Concession Golf Club - Bradenton, FL. Par72Yards7564. Purse,500,000Defending ChampionPatrick Reed.

The Concession Golf Club is making its PGA TOUR debut as a host venue this week. It's located in Bradenton, Florida. This course was co-designed in 2006 by Jack Nicklaus and Tony Jacklin. It will play as a par 72 that stretches out to 7,474 yards on the scorecard. The world No. 1 is the betting favorite for yet another week as the PGA Tour heads to Florida for the WGC - Workday Championship at The Concession .


Gallery: Photos: WGC-Workday Championship at The Concession Golf Club (SMG)

a couple of people that are standing in the grass: Rory McIlroy and Justin Thomas walk up the tenth hole during the first round of World Golf Championships-Workday Championship at The Concession on February 25, 2021 in Bradenton, Florida. (Photo: Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

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Here's the prize money payout for each golfer at the 2021 WGC-Workday Championship .
Here's the prize money payout for each golfer at the 2021 WGC-Workday ChampionshipNew name, new course, same lucrative payday. Since their inception in the late 1990s, the World Golf Championships have accomplished the goal of bringing the game’s best players together on a regular basis. And they’ve done it, in part, by making it attractive for them to do so.

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