Carlos Ortiz … Handiest he and Abraham Ancer constitute Mexico with standing at the PGA TOUR, however a complete of 7 natives of the host nation for the Mayakoba Golfing Vintage are on this week’s box of 132. It contains Ortiz’ more youthful brother, Alvaro. Carlos is rested since a T4 on the Houston Open the place he thrived on an improbable quick sport. 3 begins prior, he additionally completed T4 on the Sanderson Farms Championship the place he excelled tee to inexperienced. That is his 6th look at El Camaleón. He debuted with a T9 in 2014 and owns a scoring moderate of 69.56 in 16 rounds.
Ryan Armour … As a 43-year-old who by no means will probably be improper as a protracted hitter, it might be a disgrace if he did not decide to the Mayakoba Golfing Vintage. He is one of the crucial correct off the tee at the PGA TOUR. Imagine that during each and every of the ultimate 3 finished seasons, he is ranked both first or 2d in fairways hit and/or shortest distance from the brink of the golf green on drives that do not to find the shortest grass. A solo fourth as a rookie within the inaugural version in 2007 was once his first of 4 profession height fives on TOUR. It was once love to start with sight. He additionally positioned T21 ultimate 12 months and arrives for his 5th look with a T23 in Houston and a T8 in Bermuda in his most up-to-date competitions.
Brice Garnett … Occasionally, you wish to have to be cliché. The 36-year-old no longer most effective does his best possible paintings tee to inexperienced, however he is additionally confirmed how this components works at Mayakoba time, and time, and time once more. Since 2014, he is 4-for-Four with 3 height 10s, a T25 and a scoring moderate of 67.81. After enduring a quiet first part of 2019, he discovered his equipment in Detroit on the finish of June. Since a T17 on the Rocket Loan Vintage, he is long past for 5 height 25s amongst 8 cuts made in 10 begins. It additionally can’t be unnoticed that he prevailed on paspalum on the Corales Puntacana Hotel & Membership Championship in 2018.
Harold Varner III … The non-winner is not a veteran ball-striker, however neither have been John Huh (2012) and Patton Kizzire (2017) once they prevailed for the primary time at the PGA TOUR at El Camaleón Golfing Membership. Correct classes praise those that are prepared and will adapt to the take a look at. In 3 appearances, HV3 has a T5 (2015) and a T6 (2018). His scoring moderate in 10 rounds is 68.20. It is a development that is anticipated to proceed as he arrives in shape. Since mid-July, he is 9-for-Nine with a trio of top-20s finishes.
J.J. Spaun … Route-history buffs will label his inclusion in this web page as lazy, whilst devotees of latest shape will name their bluff. See, since his first look with a T28 as a rookie in 2016, he is added a T14 and a T3, respectively. His scoring moderate in the ones 12 rounds is a sporty 67.75. Alternatively, he arrives having long past 9 consecutive begins with out posting a height 35 and just one top-45 end (T36, Sanderson Farms). When he performs to his power as a ball-striker, it is rewarded right here, however he is but to seek out the grip at the toolbox this season. So, on the other hand you return at him, he is compelling.
NOTE: Sleeper is a relative time period, so Rob makes use of unofficial standards to resolve who qualifies. Every of the next typically is made up our minds to be ineligible for this weekly staple: Winners of the match at the present host route; winners in the similar season; fresh main champions; height 50 within the Authentic Global Golfing Rating; fresh members of crew competitions.