Tournament Host Tiger Woods welcomes elite field to Albany, Bahamas for the 2018 Hero World Challenge
The majority of the star-studded field is set for the 2018 Hero World Challenge, the invitation-only PGA TOUR event to be held Nov. 29-Dec. 2 at Albany, Bahamas for the fourth consecutive year.
The 2018 Hero World Challenge field features players representing six different countries including four of the top five, and 16 of the top 23 players in the world.
2018 Hero World Challenge field:
Name (Official World Golf Ranking as of 11/4/18), Country
Justin Rose (1), England
Dustin Johnson (3), USA
Justin Thomas (4), USA
Bryson DeChambeau (5), USA
Jon Rahm (8), Spain
Rickie Fowler (9), USA
Tommy Fleetwood (10), England
Jason Day (11), Australia
Xander Schauffele (12), USA
Tiger Woods (13), USA – Tournament Host
Tony Finau (15), USA
Bubba Watson (16), USA
Patrick Reed (17), USA
Webb Simpson (20), USA
Alex Noren (21), Sweden
Hideki Matsuyama (23), Japan
Two exemptions will be issued at a later date to round out the 18-player field.
Live television coverage of the Hero World Challenge will be provided by Golf Channel during all four rounds and by NBC during the third and fourth rounds. Good-any-day grounds tickets and a limited number of premium hospitality packages for the Hero World Challenge are available for purchase HERE.
The TGR Foundation is the event’s primary charitable beneficiary, along with the Tavistock Foundation and Bahamas Youth Foundation.