2017 World Golf Championships
HSBC Champions Tournament Preview

WGC HSBC Champions LogoIronically the biggest tournament of the new PGA Tour season is also the last one for many of the top PGA Tour golfers until the Sentry Tournament of Champions in January. The WGC – HSBC has a field of 78 players with most being the top players on various tours around the world. The tournament has no cut so all your fantasy golf picks will play all four rounds.

2017 WGC - HSBC Champions Tourney Preview

As mentioned, having a smaller field for the 2017 World Golf Championships-HSBC Champions and no cut means you need to be on your game when picking your fantasy golf lineup. Picking the winner will help, but having all six players on your lineups finish Top 15 should score you the big payout for the PGA Birdie Fantasy Golf Contest.

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Dates - October 26 to October 29, 2017

Prize Pool - $9,750,000

First Place - $1,700,000

FedEx Cup Points - 550

Here is a Preview of Last Year's WGC - HSBC Champions

Examining the WGC HSBC Champions Golf Course

Name of Course – Sheshan International GC

Where is the Sheshan International GC - Shanghai, CHN

Sheshan International GCPar – 72

Yards – 7266

Year Built – 2004

Designed by - Nelson & Haworth

Past WGC-HSBC Champions

Hideki Matsuyama Defending World Golf Champion - HSBCHideki Matsuyama2016 - Hideki Matsuyama

 

Russell Knox2015 – Russell Knox

 

Bubba Watson2014 – Bubba Watson

 

Dustin Johnson2013 - Dustin Johnson

 

World Golf Championship HSBC Champions info - Trends, Tidbits

  • In 2013, the WGC-HSBC Champions tournament became an official PGA Tour event and also became part of the PGA Tour's FedEx Cup schedule.
  • Since it began back in 2005 there has only been one repeat winner – Phil Mickelson
  • The winner of the HSBC receives a three-year exemption on the PGA Tour

2017 World Golf Championship HSBC Fantasy Golf Picks Info

Because the CIMB Classic is played the week before, you may want to rely on two fantasy golf strategies to pick your lineups; playing the hot hand and course history. Play the hot hand based on how some golfers finished last week and since the tournament is played every year at the Sheshan International Golf Club, look to see which golfers excel here and which simply can’t figure out the course at all.

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