PGA Championship to feature 73 Internationals, 99 of top 100 in world

PGA of America


Published: Tuesday, August 03, 2010 | 4:11 p.m.

The 92nd PGA Championship, Aug. 12-15, at Whistling Straits in Kohler, Wis., will continue a PGA tradition of attracting the strongest and deepest international field in golf.

Invitations have been accepted by a record 73 international players representing 22 countries, among 99 of the top 100 players in the latest Official World Golf Rankings. There are 29 major champions in the field.

Since 1994, the PGA Championship has featured the most ranked players among any major championship and has brought together the most international competitors for any U.S. major.

The 156-player field will be completed following the conclusion of this weekend’s World Golf Championships-Bridgestone Invitational and Turning Stone Resort Championship.

Tickets are available for purchase through the 2010 PGA Championship website,, or by phone at (800) PGA-GOLF.



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