GERMANTOWN, Tenn. — The PGA Tour introduced vital adjustments to its 2021-22 schedule, collaborating with the European Tour to co-sanction three occasions, dropping two World Golf Championship occasions and relocating the primary FedEx Cup playoff occasion to the yard of its umbrella sponsor.
For the primary time outdoors of the World Golf occasions, three tournaments will depend on each the PGA Tour and European Tour — the Genesis Scottish Open the week previous The Open, the Barbasol Championship which is performed the identical week as The Open and the Barracuda Championship which is performed the week following The Open.
As a part of the schedule introduced by commissioner Jay Monahan together with European Tour CEO Keith Pelley, there’ll now not be World Golf Championship occasions in Mexico and outdoors of Memphis, the place this week’s FedEx St. Jude Invitational is happening.
The WGC-Mexico Championship is being changed by a daily PGA Tour cease of 132 gamers and can transfer to late April; the FedEx match, performed this week at TPC Southwind, will transfer into the primary spot on the three-tournament FedEx Cup playoff schedule, changing the Northern Belief. Meaning there will probably be no occasions within the New York or Boston areas, the place the occasion now rotates yearly.
The schedule begins Sept. 16 with the Fortinet Championship in Napa, California, the week previous to the Ryder Cup. 9 extra occasions following in 2021, together with the WGC-HSBC Championships, nonetheless scheduled for China.
After a break, the Tour resumes in Hawaii in January with the Sentry Event of Champions.
The John Deere Traditional, lengthy performed the week previous to The Open, will now be two weeks forward of the final main championship. And the Rocket Mortgage Traditional, performed July 4 weekend this yr, will transfer to late July previous the ultimate common season occasion on the Wyndham Championship.