2022 Memorial Match Fantasy Sleeper Report
A shootout between two of the most popular younger stars in golf had TV viewers licking their lips on the Charles Schwab Problem.
In the long run, the playoff between Sam Burns and Scottie Scheffler was one thing of a humid squib – however solely as a result of Burns made it so, curling dwelling a 30-footer on the primary additional gap to land the title.
The tartan jacket he was introduced with as a part of his prize didn’t precisely match like a glove, however one factor that’s for certain is that Burns is measuring up properly as a PGA TOUR professional – he’s now received 4 event wins to his title on the age of 25.
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He’ll put his toes up now forward of the U.S. Open in a fortnight’s time, and like the remainder of us he may have a watching transient from the couch for the Memorial Match this week.
Muirfield Village in Dublin, Ohio is all the time a wonderful place to observe top-tier golf, and this can be a format with its designer Jack Nicklaus’ fingerprints throughout it – therefore why it has earned the moniker ‘Jack’s Place’ because the legend set to work on his blueprints within the Seventies.
It’s stood the take a look at of time partly as a result of it’s size – it’s top-side of seven,500 yards for its Par 72 nowadays, but additionally due to the completely different challenges it gives. The tree-lined fairways are flanked by some traditionally thick and juicy tough, there’s 70 well-placed bunkers and water in play on 12 holes, and the Bentgrass greens are smaller than the TOUR common.
So, all over the place you look, hazard lurks.
Although the successful rating right here is routinely within the mid-teens beneath par, many of the harm is finished on the Par 5s – for context Collin Morikawa, who misplaced in a playoff to Patrick Cantlay a 12 months in the past, performed the longer holes in -10….his last rating was -13, so that you get the final concept.
Morikawa, by the way, received a special occasion at Muirfield Village in 2020 – the Workday Charity Open – and the final two winners of the Memorial are Cantlay and Jon Rahm. Return a bit additional and also you see the names of Bryson DeChambeau, Jason Dufner (a significant champion), Hideki Matsuyama and Tiger Woods on the trophy.
So, stylish operators are inclined to win the day at this format, however in a fairly stacked subject meaning we are able to nonetheless decide up some fascinating betting worth at longer odds.
With that in thoughts, who has made the grade for our Memorial Match 2022 sleeper shortlist?
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Sleeper Report Predictions This Season (2021-2022)
Tourneys Performed ’21 -’22
Season Earnings YTD
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Whole Winners Picked
Whole Runners-Up Picked
Whole Made Cuts (Consists of Sleepers)
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