|ROBERT ALLENBY, TREVOR IMMELMAN AMONG LATEST TO COMMIT TO 2010 FRYS.COM OPEN|
Robert Allenby, a four-time PGA TOUR winner, winner of eighteen international events and member of five international Presidents Cup teams has committed to the 2010 Frys.com Open. Allenby is currently the 21st ranked player on the Official World Golf Rankings as well as ranking 27th in the FedExCup standings. Additionally, Trevor Immelman, a two-time PGA TOUR winner (including the 2008 Masters) and winner of six international events, has also committed to play in the Frys.com Open. The Frys.com Open will be played at CordeValle Golf Club in San Martin, Calif., October 13-17, 2010.
Also committing to the field today are five-time PGA TOUR winner Rory Sabbatini, two-time PGA TOUR winner Rod Pampling, 2009 PGA TOUR rookie of the year Marc Leishman and three-time PGA TOUR winner (including the 2003 British Open Championship) Ben Curtis.
The list of committed players also includes a number of other top PGA TOUR players, including two-time Frys.com Open winner Troy Matteson; 12-time PGA TOUR winner and three-time U.S. Ryder Cup team member Justin Leonard; two-time PGA TOUR winner (2009 Players Championship and 2007 WGC-Accenture Match Play) Henrik Stenson; two-time PGA TOUR winner, including the 2010 Deutsche Bank Championship, Charley Hoffman; one-time PGA TOUR winner Andres Romero; No. 29 ranked player on the FedExCup standings and the 67th ranked player on the 2010 PGA TOUR money list, Kevin Streelman; one-time PGA TOUR winner Ryuji Imada; three-time PGA TOUR winner Carl Pettersson; 34th ranked player in the Official World Golf rankings and 2010 Ryder Cup Selection Rickie Fowler; and 66th ranked player in the Official World Golf rankings Ricky Barnes.
PGA TOUR members have until 5 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 8, to commit to play in the Frys.com Open. Eligible players are assigned one of 38 PGA TOUR priority rankings based on past performances on the PGA TOUR. The field will continue to change as players with better priority rankings commit to play in the Frys.com Open.