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    • The par-4 fourth hole at TPC Sawgrass' PLAYERS Stadium Course played to a 4.04 stroke average in 2013. (Stan Badz/PGA TOUR) The par-4 fourth hole at TPC Sawgrass' PLAYERS Stadium Course played to a 4.04 stroke average in 2013. (Stan Badz/PGA TOUR)

    Here's a closer look at how TPC Sawgrass' THE PLAYERS Stadium Course has played since it started hosting THE PLAYERS Championship in 1982. The top chart illustrates course statistics from the tournament's tenure at TPC Sawgrass, while the bottom chart shows last year's stats. 

    (Note: Holes ranked by difficulty; No. 1 is most difficult, while 18 is easiest; +/- is difference between hole's par and scoring average.)

    Course history          
    Hole  Yardage Par Rank  Stroke Average  +/-
    1 423 4 10 4.097 +0.097
    2 532 5 17 4.742 -0.258
    3 177 3 11 3.091 +0.091
    4 384 4 13 4.037 +0.037
    5 471 4 3 4.213 +0.213
    6 393 4 12 4.067 +0.067
    7 442 4 5 4.184 +0.184
    8 237 3 4 3.194 +0.194
    9 583 5 14 4.948 -0.052
    OUT 3,642 36   36.573 +0.573
    10 424 4 7 4.136 +0.136
    11 558 5 16 4.835 -0.165
    12 358 4 15 3.898 -0.102
    13 181 3 8 3.128 +0.128
    14 481 4 2 4.268 +0.268
    15 449 4 6 4.146 +0.146
    16 523 5 18 4.654 -0.346
    17 137 3 9 3.115 +0.115
    18 462 4 1 4.358 +0.35
    IN 3,573 36   36.538 +0.538
    TOTAL 7,215 72   73.111 +1.111



    2013          
    Hole  Yardage Par Rank  Avg.  +/-
    1 423 4 13 3.998 -0.002
    2 532 5 17 4.630 -0.37
    3 177 3 7 3.077 +0.077
    4 384 4 11 4.036 +0.036
    5 471 4 4 4.191 +0.191
    6 393 4 10 4.059 +0.059
    7 442 4 5 4.139 +0.139
    8 237 3 3 3.195 +0.195
    9 583 5 15 4.857 -0.143
    OUT 3,642 36   36.182 0.182
    10 424 4 12 4.020 +0.02
    11 558 5 16 4.705 -0.295
    12 358 4 14 3.868 -0.132
    13 181 3 7 3.077 +0.077
    14 481 4 2 4.282 +0.282
    15 449 4 5 4.139 +0.139
    16 523 5 18 4.593 -0.407
    17 137 3 9 3.064 +0.064
    18 462 4 1 4.393 +0.393
    IN 3,573 36   36.141 +0.141
    TOTAL 7,215 72   72.323 +0.323
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