Sanderson Farms Championship 2017 – Golf PGA Tour Live Stream, Event, Sanderson Farms Golf Tournament 2017, Oct 26 to 29, Sanderson Farms Golf, HD TV Free. The Sanderson Farms Championship is a professional golf tournament on the PGA Tour, played annually in Mississippi. It moved to the Country Club of Jackson in Jackson in autumn, early in the season.The Sanderson Farms Championship is a professional golf tournament on the PGA Tour, played annually in Mississippi. It moved to the Country Club of Jackson in Jackson in autumn, early in the season.
Sanderson Farms Championship 2017
Location: Jackson, Mississippi
Established 1968, 49 years ago
Course: Country Club of Jackson
Length 7,354 yards (6,724 m)
Organized by: Century Club Charities
Tour(s) PGA Tour(alternate event)
Format Stroke play
Prize fund $4.3 million
Month played November
The Sanderson Farms Championship 2017 Live tournament has been part of the PGA Tour schedule since, and has raised more than million for statewide charities. Originally played at the Hattiesburg Country Club in Hattiesburg, the event moved in to Annandale Golf Club in Madison, which hosted through. Sponsor Sanderson Farms Golf 2017 is one of the nations leading food corporations and is based in Mississippi, in Laurel.
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The tournament’s host organization, Century Club Charities, is a non-profit, tax exempt organization whose mission is promoting the game of golf for the benefit of charity. The Sanderson Farms Championships primary charity is Friends of Childrens Hospital, a benefitting the Blair E Batson Hospital for children. The Country Club of Jackson opened years. It is a private club with 27 championship holes of which were re designed by John Fought in and measure yards from the championship tees. Fought’s layout incorporates classic Donald Ross flavor parkland style routing with smallish, tricky greens.
Sanderson Farms Championship 2017 Golf Live Known as the Magnolia State Classic from through with notable winners including Roger Maltbie, Craig Stadler, and Payne Stewart, the tournament was renamed the Deposit Guaranty Golf Classic. From, it was known as the Southern Farm Bureau Classic, from as the Viking Classic, and in as the True South Classic. In the past, this tournament was generally played opposite of a major or limited field tournament. It later became part of the Fall Series, a group of events held after The Tour Championship, before returning to its former status as an alternate event.
In either case, the leading players in men’s professional golf rarely participate. Until 1994, it was played opposite The Masters and then opposite the British Open. Sanderson Farms Championship 2017 more recently, it played opposite various World Golf Championships and The Tour Championship. From 2007 to 2010, it generally played opposite the major team events involving PGA Tour players, namely the Ryder Cup and Presidents Cup. In 2011, it returned to the PGA Tour regular season opposite the British Open in July.
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It has been an official money event on the PGA Tour since. Prior to that, it was a satellite event with the money counting but the wins counting as unofficial. From, it was part of the Fall Series. Because the FedEx Cup season championship was already determined by that time, elite players generally passed on Fall Series events, most players in the tournament were trying to either make the Top on the money list and retain their tour cards, or earn a quick two-year exemption by winning.
The 2007 event was played in the same week as the Presidents Cup; most of the top Tour players played in that event instead of the Viking Classic. The situation was similar in 2008, with the tournament being scheduled opposite the Ryder Cup. The 2009 purse was due to be $3,700,000, with $666,000 going to the winner. That year’s event was also to be the first in the tournament’s recent history to be the sole event on the PGA Tour 2017 schedule for that week, as it had been moved to the end of October with a scheduled finish on November.
However Sanderson Farms Championship 2017 the tournament was cancelled on October 31, due to unplayable conditions at the Annandale Golf Club. The event was not rescheduled. The 2010 event was again held opposite the Ryder Cup. This would be the tournament’s last fall edition, as it would move into the regular season the following year. In, the title sponsor changed to Sanderson Farms. The tournament was not held in the season because of the new PGA Tour wraparound season; the tournament, which will be part of the season, will move to late October and be played opposite the WGC-HSBC Champions in China.
2017 Sanderson Farms Championship
As an alternate event, the winner does not receive an invitation to the Masters Tournament, but does earn a trip to the PGA Championship, a two year PGA Tour exemption, a minimum of OWGR points, and FedEx Cup points.