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$6,100,000 Waste Management Phoenix Open Field
Tournament Players Club of Scottsdale
Par 71 - 7216 Yards
Scottsdale, Arizona
Feb 3 - Feb 6, 2011
Blake Adams
Robert Allenby
Stephen Ames
Stuart Appleby
Aaron Baddeley
Cameron Beckman
Rich Beem
Matt Bettencourt
Kris Blanks
Jason Bohn
Jonathan Byrd
Angel Cabrera
Mark Calcavecchia
Chad Campbell
Alex Cejka
Greg Chalmers
Chad Collins
Michael Connell
Chris Couch
Fred Couples
Ben Crane
Ben Curtis
Brian Davis
Brendon de Jonge
Chris DiMarco
Jason Dufner
Steve Elkington
Steve Flesch
Martin Flores
Rickie Fowler
Fred Funk
Tommy Gainey
Robert Garrigus
Brian Gay
Tom Gillis
Lucas Glover
Paul Goydos
Nathan Green
Bill Haas
Hunter Haas
J.P. Hayes
J.J. Henry
Tim Herron
Charley Hoffman
J.B. Holmes
Charles Howell III
Ryuji Imada
Trevor Immelman
Freddie Jacobson
Dustin Johnson
Matt Jones
Jerry Kelly
Troy Kelly
Anthony Kim
Chris Kirk
Martin Laird
Tom Lehman
Marc Leishman
Justin Leonard
Spencer Levin
Frank Lickliter II
Davis Love III
Jamie Lovemark
Bill Lunde
Jarrod Lyle
Jeff Maggert
Hunter Mahan *
John Mallinger
Ben Martin
Troy Matteson
Billy Mayfair
William McGirt
Rocco Mediate
Troy Merritt
Shaun Micheel
Phil Mickelson
Bryce Molder
Ryan Moore
Kevin Na
Sean O'Hair
Nick O'Hern
Joe Ogilvie
Geoff Ogilvy
Jeff Overton
Ryan Palmer
Jesper Parnevik
Pat Perez
Kenny Perry
Tim Petrovic
Carl Pettersson
Martin Piller
D.A. Points
Alex Prugh
Michael Putnam
Jeff Quinney
Chez Reavie
Chris Riley
John Rollins
Andres Romero
Rory Sabbatini
John Senden
Michael Sim
Webb Simpson
Vijay Singh
Heath Slocum
Brandon Smith
Brandt Snedeker
Kevin Stadler
Brendan Steele
Kevin Streelman
Chris Stroud
Daniel Summerhays
Kevin Sutherland
Vaughn Taylor
Josh Teater
David Toms
D.J. Trahan
Cameron Tringale
Bo Van Pelt
Jhonattan Vegas
Camilo Villegas
Jimmy Walker
Nick Watney
Bubba Watson
Boo Weekley
Brett Wetterich
Charlie Wi
Garrett Willis
Dean Wilson
Mark Wilson
Gary Woodland
Y.E. Yang
* - Defending Champion
Always played on Super Bowl weekend, the Phoenix Open features a gallery that most resembles one you`d find tailgaiting in an NFL stadium. The par-three 16th always brings out the rowdies. It`s perhaps the most exciting hole in golf in terms of yelling and screaming and "you da man" chants. Some players love it. Others hate it and don`t come back. Either way, you`ll see, and hear, a lot of 16 this week. One player the Thunderbirds, the host of the Phoenix Open, will be cheering loudly for is Phil Mickelson. The runner-up at Torrey Pines on Sunday won this championship in 1996 and 2005 and with collegiate ties to Arizona (he attended Arizona State), the patrons will be booming for Lefty. Last year it was Hunter Mahan who emerged victorious. He was four behind at the start of the final round in 2010, but won by a single stroke over his fellow Oklahoma State Cowboy and future Ryder Cup teammate, Rickie Fowler. Mahan rolled in a seven-foot eagle putt at the par-five 13th, then sank an 18-foot birdie putt at 14 to move him ahead of Y.E. Yang. The hole that clinched it was the famous 16th. Mahan found the edge of the putting surface and he ran home his 14-footer to reach 16-under par. For Fowler, who won last year`s PGA Tour Rookie of the Year, it was his second runner-up finish in his brief career and both were in Arizona. Fowler was a joint second in the 2009 Open. It must be the dry heat, but five Champions Tour players are in the field this week. Fred Couples, Mark Calcavecchia, Kenny Perry, Tom Lehman and Fred Funk are set to tee it up this week. Golf Channel has the broadcast for Thursday and Friday, followed by CBS on the weekend. Next week is the AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am, the second pro-am on the tour this year. Dustin Johnson won for the second year in a row in 2010 and nearly titled again there at the U.S. Open, but lost to Graeme McDowell.