Kuchar, Holmes, Kim commit to play Phoenix

Matt Kuchar during the 2011 Sony Open.
Matt Kuchar during the 2011 Sony Open. ( Associated Press )

Monday, January 31, 2011

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – PGA Tour money champion Matt Kuchar, two-time winner J.B. Holmes and Anthony Kim committed Wednesday to play in the Phoenix Open on Feb. 3-6 at TPC Scottsdale.

Masters champion Phil Mickelson, Dustin Johnson, Hunter Mahan, Robert Allenby and Rickie Fowler confirmed earlier that they will play in the event.

Kuchar topped the PGA Tour money list last season with $4,910,477 and won The Barclays for his third career title. He also won the Vardon Trophy for lowest scoring average.

Holmes won at TPC Scottsdale in 2006 and 2008.

The tournament is sponsored by Waste Management.

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