How many tournaments are in the FedEx Cup?
The FedEx cup consists of three tournaments. The Northern Trust, The BMW Championship and The Tour Championship make up the playoff series that concludes at East Lake (seen above) on August 29th. The Northern Trust Open will be played this week at Liberty National Golf Course.
Does the Northern Trust have a 36-hole cut line?
The Northern Trust, the one FedEx Cup playoff event with a cut, did not offer a MDF. The secondary cut no longer exists. All players who make the 36-hole cut are paid according to the PGA Tour purse distribution guidance. However, not every PGA Tour event has a 36-hole cut line.
What is the FedEx Cup playoff format for the Northern Trust?
They have to understand golf is a little different.” In the current FedEx Cup playoff format, players accrue points during the regular season to earn their way in to this week’s tournament, The Northern Trust, which features the top 125 points-earners on Tour.
What is the cut line for the FedExCup playoff events?
Furthermore, only the top 30 after the BMW Championship will go into the final Tour Championship. However, it is interesting to note that there is no cut line in the BMW Championship and Tour Championship. Hence, the Northern Trust remains the only FedExCup playoff event that has a cut line after two rounds or 36 holes.