2018 PGA Championship field: Players, rankings and how to qualify
PGA Championship PGA Tour

2018 PGA Championship field: Players, rankings and how to qualify


The 2018 PGA Championship field is set with the passing of the typical Friday entry deadline. The field is set for this event, played at Bellerive Country Club in St. Louis, Missouri.

The PGA Championship field is headlined by Justin Thomas, Tiger Woods, Dustin Johnson, Justin Rose, Rickie Fowler, Patrick Reed and Phil Mickelson.

We don't have Monday qualifiers for this event.

2018 PGA Championship field and invitees

  1. All former PGA Champions: Rich Beem, Keegan Bradley, John Daly, Jason Day, Jason Dufner, Pádraig Harrington, Martin Kaymer (3,10), Davis Love III, Rory McIlroy, Shaun Micheel, Phil Mickelson, Vijay Singh, Justin Thomas, Jimmy Walker, Tiger Woods, Y.E. Yang
  2. Last five Masters Champions: Sergio García, Patrick Reed, Jordan Spieth, Bubba Watson, Danny Willett
  3. Last five U.S. Open Champions: Dustin Johnson, Brooks Koepka
  4. Last five Open Champions: Zach Johnson, Francesco Molinari, Henrik Stenson
  5. Last three Players Champions: Si Woo Kim, Webb Simpson
  6. 2018 Senior PGA Champion: Paul Broadhurst
  7. Top 15 and ties from the 2017 PGA Championship: Scott Brown, Paul Casey, Rickie Fowler, James Hahn, Brian Harman, Kevin Kisner, Matt Kuchar, Marc Leishman, Hideki Matsuyama, Ryan Moore, Louis Oosthuizen, Jordan Smith, Chris Stroud
  8. The 20 low scorers in the 2018 PGA Professional Championship: Danny Balin, Rich Berberian Jr., Michael Block, Matt Borchert, Craig Bowden, Matt Dobyns, Jaysen Hansen, Craig Hocknull, Marty Jertson, Zach J. Johnson, Ben Kern, Johan Kok, Sean McCarty, David Muttitt, Jason Schmuhl, Brian Smock, Bob Sowards, Omar Uresti, Ryan Vermeer, Shawn Warren
  9. Top 70 leaders in official money standings from the 2017 WGC-Bridgestone Invitational and Barracuda Championship through the 2018 RBC Canadian Open: An Byeong-hun, Ryan Armour, Daniel Berger, Rafa Cabrera-Bello, Patrick Cantlay, Kevin Chappell, Austin Cook, Bryson DeChambeau, Tony Finau, Tommy Fleetwood, Brian Gay, Emiliano Grillo, Chesson Hadley, Adam Hadwin, Russell Henley, Charley Hoffman, J. B. Holmes, Billy Horschel, Beau Hossler, Charles Howell III, Kim Meen-whee, Patton Kizzire, Andrew Landry, Luke List, Kevin Na, Alex Norén, Pat Perez, Scott Piercy, Ted Potter Jr., Ian Poulter, Jon Rahm, Chez Reavie, Justin Rose, Xander Schauffele, Ollie Schniederjans, Charl Schwartzel, Cameron Smith, J. J. Spaun, Kyle Stanley, Brendan Steele, Jhonattan Vegas, Aaron Wise, Gary Woodland
  10. Members of the United States and Europe 2016 Ryder Cup teams: Matthew Fitzpatrick, Thomas Pieters, Brandt Snedeker, Andy Sullivan, Lee Westwood, Chris Wood
  11. Winners of tournaments co-sponsored or approved by the PGA Tour since the 2017 PGA Championship: Brice Garnett, Michael Kim, Satoshi Kodaira, Troy Merritt
  12. Special invitations: Kiradech Aphibarnrat, Alexander Björk, Thomas Bjørn, Jorge Campillo, Stewart Cink, Paul Dunne, Ross Fisher, Ryan Fox, Dylan Frittelli, Jim Furyk, Branden Grace, Bill Haas, Seungsu Han, Justin Harding, Tyrrell Hatton, Yuta Ikeda, Im Sung-jae, Shugo Imahira, Russell Knox, Mikko Korhonen, Anirban Lahiri, Alexander Lévy, Li Haotong, Michael Lorenzo-Vera, Jamie Lovemark, Shane Lowry, Yūsaku Miyazato, Joaquín Niemann, Thorbjørn Olesen, Adrián Otaegui, Eddie Pepperell, Adam Scott, Shubhankar Sharma, Brandon Stone, Julian Suri, Ryuko Tokimatsu, Peter Uihlein, Matt Wallace, Nick Watney
  13. Players below 70th place in official money standings, to fill the field: TBA

Top 50 players in 2018 PGA Championship field

As of right now, the entire top 50 in the current Official World Golf Ranking is in the field for the year's final major championship.


New subscribers to our weekly email newsletter* in October will be entered to win a Bridgestone JGR driver, 3-wood and 5-wood set! (Rules and regulations)

About the author

Golf News Net

Golf News Net

We use the Golf News Net byline sometimes just to change things up. But, it's one of us humans writing the story, we promise.

Sometimes we post sponsored content from this account, and it is labeled as such. We also occasionally include links to products and services from which we could make a small percentage of a sale through affiliate programs.