2018 Masters field: Players, rankings and how to qualify

2018 Masters field: Players, rankings and how to qualify

The 2018 Masters Tournament field is getting closer to set with the final deadline to make the field coming with a win at the Shell Houston Open. The year's first major, as always, is played at Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Ga.

There are 87 players in the competition.

Among those entering the field include Dustin Johnson, Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson, Jordan Spieth, Jason Day, Rory McIlroy, Hideki Matsuyama, Justin Thomas and defending champion Sergio Garcia.

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2018 Masters Tournament field and invitees

  1. Former winners of The Masters -- Sergio Garcia, Danny Willett, Jordan Spieth, Adam Scott, Bubba Watson, Charl Schwartzel, Phil Mickelson, Angel Cabrera, Trevor Immelman, Zach Johnson, Tiger Woods, Mike Weir, Vijay Singh, Jose Maria Olazabal, Mark O'Meara, Bernhard Langer, Fred Couples, Ian Woosnam, Sandy Lyle, Larry Mize
  2. Winners of the last five U.S. Opens -- Dustin Johnson, Martin Kaymer, Justin Rose
  3. Winners of the last five British Opens -- Henrik Stenson, Rory McIlroy
  4. Winners of the last five PGA Championships -- Justin Thomas, Jimmy Walker, Jason Day, Jason Dufner
  5. Winners of the last three Players Championships -- Si Woo Kim
  6. Winner and runner-up from the last U.S. Amateur Championship -- Doc Redman, Doug Ghim
  7. Winner of the last British Amateur Championship -- Harry Ellis
  8. Winner of the last Asia-Pacific Amateur Championship -- Lin Yuxin
  9. Winner of the last Latin America Amateur Championship -- Joaquin Niemann
  10. Winner of the last U.S. Mid-Amateur Championship -- Matt Parziale
  11. The top 12 finishers (including ties) from last year's Masters tournament -- Charl Schwartzel, Matt Kuchar, Thomas Pieters, Paul Casey, Kevin Chappell, Ryan Moore, Rickie Fowler, Russell Henley, Hideki Matsuyama
  12. The top 4 finishers (including ties), from last year's U.S. Open -- Brian Harman, Tommy Fleetwood
  13. The top 4 finishers (including ties) from last year's British Open -- Haotong Li, Rafa Cabrera-Bello
  14. The top 4 finishers (including ties) from last year's PGA Championship -- Francesco Molinari, Louis Oosthuizen, Patrick Reed
  15. Full PGA Tour event winners since 2017 Masters -- Wesley Bryan, Billy Horschel, Kevin Kisner, Daniel Berger, Kyle Stanley, Xander Schauffele, Bryson DeChambeau, Jhonattan Vegas, Henrik Stenson, Marc Leishman, Brendan Steele, Pat Perez, Patrick Cantlay, Patton Kizzire, Austin Cook, Gary Woodland, Ted Potter Jr., Ian Poulter
  16. All players who qualified for the 2017 Tour Championship -- Jon Rahm, Webb Simpson, Tony Finau, Charley Hoffman, Adam Hadwin
  17. The Top 50 in the Official World Golf Ranking at the end of 2017 -- Tyrrell Hatton, Alex Noren, Matt Fitzpatrick, Branden Grace, Ross Fisher, Yuta Ikdea, Bernd Wiesberger, Kiradech Aphibarnrat, Yusaku Miyazato
  18. The Top 50 in the Official World Golf Ranking published the week before the Masters -- Cameron Smith, Satoshi Kodaira, Dylan Frittelli, Chez Reavie
  19. Special invitations -- Shubanhkar Sharma

Top 50 players in 2018 Masters field

The top 50 in the Official World Golf Ranking are invited twice to the Masters, with the 2017 year-end top 50 invited and any player inside the top 50 the week prior to the Masters getting an invitation. Needless to say, all of the top 50 in the world will play barring injury.

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