2021 Arnold Palmer Invitational
Expert Picks and Tournament Preview

Arnold palmer Invitational LogoPlaying at the Arnold Palmer Invitation is a bit of a privilege given that only 120 PGA Tour golfers are invited. Even with 120 players you are looking at a pretty elite field of PGA Tour golfers this week. Many are using the API tournament for a tune up for next week’s PLAYERS Championship which has moved ahead in the PGA Tour season schedule.

Played at the Bay Hill Club course in Orlando, it is a favorite of players and for most an honor to come and play at Arnie’s tournament. You will get a big field of top players and for fantasy golf fans you can make a solid lineup using top players at lower costs than you normally would pay for them.

2021 Arnold palmer Invitational Tourney Preview

Even with his passing, the Arnold Palmer Invitational is still one of the more important tournaments for players on the PGA Tour sked. With the new schedule having the PLAYERS Championship next week, it will be all busniess for the golfers that all want to be part of the winning history of Arnie's tournament and that want to be ready for next week's tourney too. For fantasy golf players following the API, you can still play in a FREE Fantasy Golf Contest when you join DraftKings using the contest link. If you already play at DraftKings, why not learn how to make expert golf picks for the 2021 Arnold Palmer at GolfStats.com.

Free Golf Contest for the API

Dates - March 4 – March 7, 2021

Prize Pool - $9,300,000

First Place - $1,674,000

FedEx Cup Points - 500

Arnold Palmer Bay Hill

2021 Arnold Palmer Golf Course

Name of Course – Bay Hill Club & Lodge

Where is Bay Hill - Orlando, FL

Bay Hill Golf CoursePar – 72

Yards – 7381

Slope Rating - 137

Year Built – 1961

Designed by - Dick Wilson

Past Arnold Palmer Champions

Tyrrell Hatton Defending ChampionTyrrell Hatton2020 – Tyrrell Hatton


Francesco Molinari2019 – Francesco Molinari


Rory McIlroy2018 - Rory McIlroy


Marc Leishman2017 - Marc Leishman


Other Arnold Palmer Invitational info - Trends, Tidbits

  • Tiger Woods has won this tournament 8 times. The next closest multiple winner has only won 2 times.
  • It is one of only 5 tournaments granted "invitational" status by the PGA Tour
  • It has a field of only 120 golfers and the top 70 golfers from the previous year's money-list are guaranteed invitations to the Arnold Palmer Invitational
  • Full name of the tournament is the Arnold Palmer Invitational presented by MasterCard
  • The winner of the tournament at Bay Hill receives a three-year exemption on the PGA Tour



2021 Arnold Palmer Invitational Fantasy Golf Picks Info

With only 120 golfers in the field, it will be really important to get 6/6 in cuts for your DraftKings lineups. You can take a peak at our Arnold Palmer Sleeper Picks Page to give you some ideas on how to construct your lineups for this week at DraftKings. If you already play fantasy golf at DraftKings then get your lineups reserved. If you are new to DraftKings (our affiliate partner), Join DraftKings Here to get a free $3 contest to play in this week’s Arnold Palmer Invitational when you make a 1st deposit of $5 or more.

Why you need expert picks for the 2021 API?

The top players at the API will be expensive at all fantasy golf sites. You need to use a site like GolfStats to give you all the research you need to make your own fantasy or betting picks and still give you their expert golf picks to win some serious cash for the Arnold Palmer Invitational.

Expert Fantasy Golf Picks for the Arnold Palmer Invitational