The best expression of professional golf in the world will be present in Mexico 28 from February to March 4; dates in which the Mexican capital will host the WGC-Mexico Championship 2018, encounter in which Dustin Johnson he will defend his title as the world champion against the most qualified exponents of golf worldwide.
"The members of the PGA TOUR represent the best players in the world, from 24 countries; 89 members are from outside the United States. "
"The World Golf Championships-Mexico Championship is regulated and organized by the operating committee of the International Federation of PGA Tours and because of its great importance annually attracts the best players in the world, including those from Asian Tour, European Tour, Japan Golf Tour, PGA TOUR, PGA Tour of Australasia and Sunshine Tour.
"The other three World Golf Championships are Dell Technologies Match Play (Austin, Texas, USA), Bridgestone Invitational (Akron, Ohio, USA) and HSBC Champions (Shanghai, China)", Warns the statement issued by the organizers of the event that will be held in the historic Chapultepec Golf Club, which is about to fulfill 90 years in 2018.
This club was also the venue at the time of Mexican Open and has a capacity to accommodate more than 45 thousand attendees. Players will have to face the iconic hole "The Peak at 17", the highest hole with 2,388 meters, which offers a unique panoramic view of the lake.
Recognized as one of the most important 10 golf tournaments on the PGA TOUR, in addition to the trophy Gene Sarazen, the WGC-Mexico Championship 2018 will offer a bag of 10 million dollars.
"This represents a higher figure than the other 40 events of the PGA TOUR and an amount very close to that granted in The Players and the four majors: United States, British Open, PGA Championship and the Augusta Masters"
The organizers specify that the tickets for the WGC-Mexico Championship 2018 are already available in Ticketmaster Mexico. As part of the vision of PGA TOUR and Grupo Salinas to develop the values of golf in Mexico, children under 12 years will have free access to general areas accompanied by an adult with a ticket.