Here is the recap from this past week’s action and the Australians’ performances.





Ridgewood Country Club, Paramus, New Jersey

Purse: $9,000,000 ($1,620,000 to winner)

Next Tournament: Dell Technologies Championship

(Norton, Massachusetts, August 31-September 3)

*THE NORTHERN TRUST is the opening event of the FedExCup Playoffs where the top-125 players on the final PGA TOUR Season FedExCup points list.


Player Result Earnings FedExCup


Jason Day T20 (-8) $101,160 8 ADVANCED

The 2015 THE NORTHERN TRUST winner has finished no worse than T31 in 11 overall starts at this event. Has advanced to the Dell Technologies Championship every year since 2008.

Marc Leishman T34 (-5) $45,450 24 ADVANCED

Advances to the Dell Technologies Championship for the 10th consecutive year. Best FedExCup ranking came in 2017, when he finished No. 6.

Adam Scott T5 (-12) $328,500 40 ADVANCED

Following his third-place finish at the PGA Championship, recorded his third top-10 finish of the season. Recorded four sub-par rounds at a single event for the first time this season. Jumped 30 spots to No. 40 on the FedExCup standings. Advances to the Dell Technologies Championship for the 10th time in his career.

Cameron Smith T13 (-13) $522,000 16 ADVANCED

Recorded four under-par scores this week after having four such scores in his last 20 rounds entering this week. Owns five top-fives in 2017-18.

*Non-PGA TOUR member      



Boeing Classic

The Club at Snoqualmie Ridge, Snoqualmie, Washington

Purse: $2,100,000 ($315,000 to winner)

 Next Tournament: Shaw Charity Classic

(Calgary, Alberta, Canada, August 31-September 2)


Players Result Earnings Notes
Steve Elkington DNP
Peter Lonard DNP
Greg Norman DNP  
David McKenzie T43 (-2) $8,400 Tour 

Nationwide Children’s Hospital Championship

OSU GC (Scarlet Course), Columbus, Ohio

Purse: $1,000,000 ($180,000 to the winner)


Next Tournament: DAP Championship presented by NewBrick

(Beachwood, Ohio, August 30-September 2)

Note: The top-25 players in the Regular Season money list earned their PGA TOUR cards for the 2018-19 season after the conclusion of play at this event. Players Nos. 26-100 on the money list qualifed for the Tour Finals, a set of four tournaments that feature these Tour players and PGA TOUR players Nos. 126-200 on the FedExCup standings—those who didn’t qualify for the FedExCup Playoffs. The top-25 money-winners in these four tournaments will earn their 2018-19 PGA TOUR cards.


Player Result Earnings Finals

Money List Position

Stuart Appleby CUT (+7) N/A Missed the cut for the seventh consecutive time.
Aaron Baddeley T24 (-4) $8,221 T24 Playing in his first Tour event of the season, Baddeley sits No. 24 in the Finals money list. Looking to regain TOUR status for a seventeenth season.
Cameron Davis 3 (-11) $68,000 N/A ALREADY SECURED 2018-19 PGA TOUR CARD

The 2018 Nashville Golf Open Benefiting the Snedeker Foundation champion carded a final round, 5-under 66 to earn the top-five finish.

Brett Drewitt CUT (+5) N/A Missed the cut for the seventh consecutive time.
Rhein Gibson T58 (+1) $2,600 T58 After missing four consecutive Regular Season cuts, finished T58 in the first Finals event.
Matt Jones T10 (-8) $24,000 T10 Playing in his first Tour event of the season after a full PGA TOUR year. Looking to maintain his PGA TOUR card.
Curtis Luck T5 (-9) $33,900 T5 Sits No. 5 in the Regular Season money list. Looking to earn his first PGA TOUR card.
Cameron Percy CUT (+3) N/A
John Senden CUT (+6) N/A


Mackenzie Tour

No tournament this week

Next Tournament: Mackenzie Investments Open presented by Jaguar Laval

(Montreal, Quebec, Canada, September 6-9)


Player Result Earnings Notes
Brett Coletta
Mathew Goggin
Ruben Sondjaja


Latinoamerica Tour

No tournament this week

Next Tournament: Sao Paulo Golf Club Championship

(Sao Paulo, Brazil, September 13-16)


Player Result Earnings Notes
Harrison Endycott
Ryan Gaske
Troy Kennedy
Mitch Krywulycz
Danny List
Ryan McCarthy
Ryan Ruffels
Joel Troy
Brady Watt



PGA Tour China

No tournament this week

Next Tournament: Suzhou Championship

(Suzhou, China, August 30- September 2)


Players Result Earnings Notes
Sam Earl  
James Gibellini  
Corey Hale
Deyen Lawson  
DJ Loypur  
David Lutterus  
Bryden Macpherson
James Marchesani  
Peter Martin  
Max McCardle
Michael Pearce  
Martyn Roberts  
Andrew Schonewille  
Sean Underwood  
Christopher Wood  
Kevin Yuan  


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