The Players Championship

Date – 1th – 14th March 2021
Course – TPC Sawgrass
Par – 72
Purse – $15,000,000

* The 2020 tournament was cancelled after round 1 for health and safety reasons

Winner Trends

Age – 9 of the last 11 winners were aged 34 or younger
World Ranking – 9 of the last 11 winners were ranked in the top 41 in the World Rankings
Position After Round 1 – 9/12 winners were in the top 12 after Round 1
Position After Round 2 – 9/11 winners were in the top 16 after Round 2
Position After Round 3 – 10/11 winners were in the top 6 after Round 3
Career Events – 8/11 winners had at least 200 previous career starts
Career Wins – 9/11 winners had at least 4 previous career wins

Winners Tournament/Course Trends

Previous Starts – 11/11 winners had played in at least 1 previous Players Championship, 10/11 winners had played in at least 5 previous Players Championships
Previous Wins – 1/11 winners had at least 1 previous Players Championship win
Previous Top 5s – 3/11 winners had at least 1 previous Players Championship top 5 finish
Previous Top 10s – 6/11 winners had at least 1 previous Players Championship top 10 finish
Previous Top 25s – 11/11 winners had at least 1 previous Players Championship top 25 finish
Previous Best Finish – 10/11 winners had finished 16th or higher in a previous Players Championship

Winners Season Trends

The Players Championship moved to March instead of May from 2019 onwards.
Season Events – 9/11 winners had played in at least 7 previous events that season
Season Wins – 2/11 winners had at least 1 previous tournament win that season
Season Top 5s – 8/11 winners had at least 1 previous top 5 finish that season
Season Top 10s – 9/11 winners had at least 1 previous top 10 finish that season
Previous Event – 10/11 winners finished 22nd or higher on their last start before the Players Championship