THE 2011 World Golf Championships-Cadillac Championship will feature one of the strongest fields of the 2011 season when it gets underway at the TPC Blue Monster course at Doral west of Miami on Friday.
The field includes 69 of the world’s top golfers and includes a host of leading Australians.
The championship has been good to Australians over the years with Greg Norman winning three times, Steve Elkington twice, and Craig Parry and Geoff Ogilvy once, the latter in 2008.
The 2011 field includes defending champion Ernie Els, World No. 1 Martin Kaymer and six-time winner Tiger Woods, who will be paired with sparring mate Phil Mickelson along with US Open Champ Graeme McDowell.
Tee times for the first two rounds of the tournament feature the top 21 players in the Official World Golf Ranking grouped together in groups of three based on their ranking positions.
Australian starters include Aaron Baddeley, in thanks to his US PGA Tour win three weeks ago, Ogilvy, Robert Allenby, the in form Jason Day, Adam Scott, Marcus Fraser and Peter Senior, in the field due to his performances on the 2010 Australasian Tour.
Australian Television Schedule
The WGC- Cadillac Championship is being telecast in Australia on ONE HD Friday and Saturday 6am to 10am, Sunday and Monday 4am to 10am