The PGA Tour FedEx Cup Playoffs Field Is Set Following a Wild Finish at the Wyndham Championship

If the final day of the 2020-21 PGA Tour regular season is any indication of how the FedEx Cup Playoffs are going to be, golf fans are in for a treat over the next three weeks. On a wild Sunday at the Wyndham Championship at Sedgefield Country Club in Greensboro, North Carolina, Kevin Kisner survived a six-man playoff to notch his fourth PGA Tour win and his first in more than two years.

With the Wyndham now at an end, the 125-man field for the first leg of the FedEx Cup Playoffs is now set, and a few familiar names are missing. Rickie Fowler needed a good showing at Sedgefield but failed to make the cut. Former No. 1 player in the world and 2018 FedEx Cup champion Justin Rose bogeyed the 18th hole on Sunday and dropped to 126th in the standings, leaving him on the outside looking in for the first time in his career.

So exactly who did make it into the 2021 FedEx Cup Playoffs?

Kevin Kisner survived a six-man playoff at the Wyndham Championship and vaulted into the top 30 in the FedEx Cup standings

While Kisner didn’t need the win at the Wyndham Championship, he’ll certainly take it, and he definitely worked hard to get it. Four behind 54-hole leader Russell Henley coming into Sunday’s final round, which began early due to storms in the forecast in Greensboro, Kisner fired a second consecutive 4-under round of 66 to get to himself into a historic six-man sudden-death playoff.

But that playoff oddly did not include Henley, who shot a 1-over 71 and finished one shot behind Kisner, Kevin Na, Branden Grace, Si Woo Kim, Adam Scott, and Roger Sloan. All made par on the first extra hole, but Kisner was the only one to make birdie on the second after stuffing a 9-iron to four feet. The 37-year-old began the tournament in 69th place in the FedEx Cup standings but vaulted into the top 30 with the victory, 29th to be exact.

The field for the first leg of the PGA Tour FedEx Cup Playoffs is now set

Here’s a look at the 125 players who qualified for The Northern Trust, the first leg of the PGA Tour FedEx Cup Playoffs, which will be contested at Liberty National Golf Club in Liberty, New Jersey, from August 19 to August 22.

  1. Collin Morikawa
  2. Jordan Spieth
  3. Patrick Cantlay
  4. Harris English
  5. Jon Rahm
  6. Abraham Ancer
  7. Bryson DeChambeau
  8. Louis Oosthuizen
  9. Justin Thomas
  10. Sam Burns
  11. Viktor Hovland
  12. Jason Kokrak
  13. Xander Schauffele
  14. Hideki Matsuyama
  15. Brooks Koepka
  16. Cameron Smith
  17. Dustin Johnson
  18. Joaquin Niemann
  19. Stewart Cink
  20. Daniel Berger
  21. Scottie Scheffler
  22. Patrick Reed
  23. Tony Finau
  24. Kevin Na
  25. Billy Horschel
  26. Rory McIlroy
  27. Max Homa
  28. Corey Conners
  29. Kevin Kisner
  30. Si Woo Kim
  31. Sungjae Im
  32. Charley Hoffman
  33. Marc Leishman
  34. K.H. Lee
  35. Brian Harman
  36. Cam Davis
  37. Carlos Ortiz
  38. Lucas Glover
  39. Matt Jones
  40. Sergio Garcia
  41. Cameron Tringale
  42. Branden Grace
  43. Keegan Bradley
  44. Russell Henley
  45. Paul Casey
  46. Webb Simpson
  47. Emiliano Grillo
  48. Lee Westwood
  49. Jhonnatan Vegas
  50. Charl Schwartzel
  51. Chris Kirk
  52. Cameron Champ
  53. Kevin Streelman
  54. Maverick McNealy
  55. Ryan Palmer
  56. Hudson Swafford
  57. Patton Kizzire
  58. Phil Mickelson
  59. Matthew Wolff
  60. Matt Fitzpatrick
  61. Aaron Wise
  62. Sebastian Munoz
  63. Tyrrell Hatton
  64. Talor Gooch
  65. Martin Laird
  66. Shane Lowry
  67. Mackenzie Hughes
  68. Robert Streb
  69. Troy Merritt
  70. J.T. Poston
  71. Bubba Watson
  72. Harold Varner III
  73. Seamus Power
  74. Brandon Hagy
  75. Andrew Putnam
  76. Erik van Rooyen
  77. Joel Dahmen
  78. Adam Long
  79. Ian Poulter
  80. Harry Higgs
  81. Wyndham Clark
  82. Adam Scott
  83. Peter Malnati
  84. Lanto Griffin
  85. Brian Stuard
  86. Doug Ghim
  87. Henrik Norlander
  88. Doc Redman
  89. Brian Gay
  90. Kramer Hickok
  91. Alex Noren
  92. Roger Sloan
  93. Hank Lebioda
  94. Tyler McCumber
  95. Brendon Todd
  96. Adam Hadwin
  97. Denny McCarthy
  98. Brendan Steele
  99. Sepp Straka
  100. Brandt Snedeker
  101. Keith Mitchell
  102. Luke List
  103. Adam Schenk
  104. Garrick Higgo
  105. James Hahn
  106. Russell Knox
  107. Matt Wallace
  108. Tom Hoge
  109. Sam Ryder
  110. Jason Day
  111. Pat Perez
  112. Matthew NeSmith
  113. Zach Johnson
  114. Gary Woodland
  115. Kyle Stanley
  116. Scott Piercy
  117. Richy Werenski
  118. C.T. Pan
  119. Chez Reavie
  120. Matt Kuchar
  121. Anirban Lahiri
  122. Dylan Frittelli
  123. Brice Garnett
  124. Scott Stallings
  125. Chesson Hadley

The top 70 qualify for the BMW Championship

PGA Tour FedEx Cup Playoffs logo
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Following The Northern Trust, the top 70 in the FedEx Cup standings move on to the BMW Championship, which takes place at Caves Valley Golf Club in Owings Mills, Maryland, from August 26 to August 29. From there, the top 30 in the standings will compete in the Tour Championship, which remains at its usual venue at East Lake Golf Club in Atlanta and will be contested from September 2 to September 5.

Stats courtesy of PGATour.com

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