The world’s number one player has committed to The Players Championship. Defending FedEx Cup champion Dustin Johnson committed to play in next week’s event.
Johnson has only one career top 10 finish at The Players. He’s a big hitter and the bombers don’t always do as well on the Stadium Course. Also committing Tuesday, the world’s number three ranked player, Justin Thomas.
So far, some of the top players in the world who have committed to play in the tournament include:
Jon Rahm, Collin Morikawa, Xander Schauffele, Tyrrell Hatton, Patrick Cantlay, defending champion Rory McIlroy and 2018 champion Webb Simpson. Also committed to play are Bryson DeChambeau, Brooks Koepka, Viktor Hovland, Tony Finau, Matthew Fitzpatrick, Sunjae Im, Paul Casey, Joaquin Nieman, Carlos Ortiz and Justin Rose.
The Players tees off Thursday, March 11 at TPC Sawgrass.