As the 2022-23 PGA TOUR season comes to a close at the TOUR Championship held at East Lake Golf Club in Atlanta, here are some key statistics and insights to keep in mind for the event:
SG: Off the Tee
- Scottie Scheffler leads in this category.
- Rory McIlroy, Patrick Cantlay, Corey Conners, and others have strong SG: Off the Tee rankings.
- Power and precision are crucial due to Bermuda rough, with dodgy lies requiring strategic shot placement.
- Players with top-10 SG: Off the Tee stats tend to perform well at East Lake.
- Patrick Cantlay leads in par-5 scoring.
- Other strong par-5 scorers include Scottie Scheffler, Jon Rahm, and Sungjae Im.
- The par-70 layout offers limited birdie and eagle opportunities on two holes.
- Many past winners of the TOUR Championship have excelled in par-5 scoring.
Greens in Regulation
- Scottie Scheffler leads in Greens in Regulation.
- Jon Rahm, Collin Morikawa, and other players excel in this category.
- East Lake's MiniVerde Ultradwarf Bermuda greens provide ample targets from Zoysia fairway lies.
- Past winners in the FedExCup Starting Strokes era have ranked high in Greens in Regulation.
These statistics provide insights into the players' strengths and their historical performance at East Lake, giving bettors and fans a better understanding of what to expect during the TOUR Championship.
Source: Golfbet News