2017 Zurich Classic of New Orleans Tournament Preview

Zurich Golf Classic LogoThe Zurich Classic is a great tournament that has a decent field of PGA Tour players that make this stop on their schedule. Some golfers are playing a big string of tournaments after the Masters and some are gearing up for the PLAYERS Championship in two weeks’ time.

Played at the TPC Louisiana the Zurich Classic has always had a history of big names that have played and been crowned champion.

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2017 Zurich Classic of New Orleans Tourney Preview

The 2017 Zurich Classic makes a big change and this could be great for golf, but bad for fantasy golf players. The PGA tour has made this tournament a two-man team format which will feature two rounds each of Foursome and Four-Ball competition. Many of the Tour players are excited so the field will have names such as: Jason Day, Rickie Fowler, Justin Rose and Henrik Stenson. Will FanDuel and our affiliate partner DraftKings have fantasy golf games up for this week? Games get posted Monday so you'll have to login to your account to see.

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TPC Louisiana Zurich Classic Golf Course

Examining the Golf Course

Name of Course – TPC Louisiana

Where is TPC Louisiana - Avondale, LA

TPC Louisiana Golf CoursePar – 72

Yards – 7341

Slope – 139

Year Built – 2004

Designed by - Pete Dye


Past Zurich Classic Winners

Brian Stuard Zurich Defending ChampionBrian Stuard2016 - Brian Stuard



Justin Rose2015 – Justin Rose


Noh Seung-yul2014 – Noh Seung-yul


Billy Horschel2013 - Billy Horschel


Other Zurich Classic of New Orleans info - Trends, Tidbits

  • No PGA Tour golfer has ever won this tournament more than twice in a career
  • Zurich has been the title sponsor since 2005
  • The Tournament began as the Crescent City Open back in 1938 and was won by Harry Cooper.

2017 Zurich Golf Classic Fantasy Golf Picks Info

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Why You Need Expert picks for The Zurich Classic

Sometimes you are the one that can find the best expert golf picks for a tournament like the Zurich Classic of New Orleans and a site like Golfstats.com is a site that helps you do research easily instead of looking at multiple sources. It is a one stop shop for stats and info for every PGA Tournament


Here is a short video on what info you can find on GolfStats