2011 PGA Championship: The players
JOHNS CREEK, Ga. — The field for the 93rd PGA Championship, to be played Aug. 11-14 at Atlanta Athletic Club. Players listed only in the first category for which they qualify. Two spots are reserved in case the winners of the Bridgestone Invitational and Reno-Tahoe Open are not already eligible:
PGA champions: Martin Kaymer, Y.E. Yang, Padraig Harrington, Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson, Vijay Singh, Shaun Micheel, Rich Beem, David Toms, Davis Love III, Mark Brooks, Steve Elkington, Paul Azinger, John Daly, Larry Nelson.
Masters champions (5 years): Charl Schwartzel, Angel Cabrera, Trevor Immelman, Zach Johnson.
U.S. Open champions (5 years): Rory McIlroy, Graeme McDowell, Lucas Glover.
British Open champions (5 years): Darren Clarke, Louis Oosthuizen, Stewart Cink.
Top 15 and ties from 2010 PGA Championship: Bubba Watson, Jason Dufner, Dustin Johnson, Camilo Villegas, Wen-chong Liang, Matt Kuchar, Jason Day, Paul Casey, Simon Dyson, Bryce Molder.
Top 20 from the 2011 PGA Professional National Championship: Daniel Balin, Brian Cairns, Todd Camplin, Jeff Coston, Sean Dougherty, Scott Erdmann, David Hutsell, Faber Jamerson, Marty Jertson, Brad Lardon, Robert McClellan, Rob Moss, Mike Northern, Dan Olsen, Steve Schneiter, Mike Small, Stuart Smith, Jeff Sorenson, Bob Sowards, Craig Stevens,
Top 70 from the PGA Championship Points list through the Greenbrier Classic: Luke Donald, Nick Watney, Steve Stricker, K.J. Choi, Hunter Mahan, Martin Laird, Bill Haas, Jonathan Byrd, Ryan Palmer, Webb Simpson, Mark Wilson, Charley Hoffman, Bo Van Pelt, Brandt Snedeker, Rory Sabbatini, Gary Woodland, Jim Furyk, Aaron Baddeley, Adam Scott, Spencer Levin, Fredrik Jacobson, Robert Garrigus, Ryan Moore, Charles Howell III, Steve Marino, Rickie Fowler, Retief Goosen, Kevin Na, D.A. Points, Geoff Ogilvy, Justin Rose, Keegan Bradley, Kevin Streelman, John Senden, Scott Stallings, Chris Kirk, J.B. Holmes, Arjun Atwal, Sean O'Hair, Heath Slocum, Robert Allenby, Jhonattan Vegas, Tommy Gainey, Brendon de Jonge, Jeff Overton, Johnson Wagner, Andres Romero, Charlie Wi, Brendan Steele, Brian Gay, Robert Karlsson, Cameron Tringale, John Rollins.
2010 Ryder Cup players, provided they are still among the top 100: Ross Fisher, Peter Hanson, Miguel Angel Jimenez, Edoardo Molinari, Francesco Molinari, Ian Poulter, Lee Westwood.
PGA Tour winners in the last year: Rocco Mediate, Michael Bradley, Harrison Frazar.
Alternates from the PGA Championship points list: J.J. Henry, Brandt Jobe, Ryuji Imada, Bill Lunde, Jerry Kelly
Special invitations: Thomas Aiken, Fredik Anderson Hed, Ricky Barnes, Thomas Bjorn, Gregory Bourdy, Tim Clark, Ben Crane, Ernie Els, Hiroyuki Fujita, Sergio Garcia, Richard Green, Anders Hansen, David Horsey, Yuta Ikeda, Ryo Ishikawa, Raphael Jacquelin, Brendan Jones, Anthony Kim, K.T. Kim, Pablo Larrazabal, Matteo Manassero, Alexander Noren, Jose Maria Olazabal, Alvaro Quiros, Scott Verplank, Brian Davis, Jamie Donaldson, Johan Edfors, Stephen Gallacher, Tetsuji Hiratsuka, S.Y. Noh.
Alternates: Tom Gillis, D.J. Trahan, Paul Goydos, Chris Stroud, Jimmy Walker, Chad Campbell, Kris Blanks, Kyle Stanley, Kevin Chappell, Carl Pettersson, Marc Leishman, Roland Thatcher.